Plumbing Questions to Ask | Super Terry

Plumbing questions to ask when buying a new home


Purchasing a new home is a huge decision and making sure your plumbing needs are met before you move in is crucial. Read our latest post below for the most important plumbing questions to ask before moving into a new home. 

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How to reduce condensation in bathroom | Terry's Plumbing

What To Do About Condensation in Your Bathroom


While not as big of a problem as mold, mildew or limescale, condensation on various surfaces in your bathroom can lead to discoloration or staining over time. Condensation in your bathroom is especially prevalent during the warmer months of the year. What causes it and what can you do about it?

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Toilet Paper Alternative Pittsburgh | Terry's Plumbing

Avoid These Toilet Paper Alternatives


We are now living during a time when toilet paper is about as valuable as gold. (Probably not as valuable, but you get what we’re saying.) When there is a panic, for whatever reason, toilet paper is among the first to fly off of store shelves. With the toilet paper shortage earlier this year, there have been several articles about the best alternatives. However, we want to be original, so we’re going to share a toilet paper alternative (or three) you should avoid.

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Plumbing Sounds That Interrupt a Good Night’s Sleep | Terry's Plumbing

Plumbing Sounds That Interrupt a Good Night’s Sleep


Bang, clang, drip, drop. There’s no construction zone outside your home, but you’ve heard plenty of loud noises lately. These bumps in the night could be plumbing sounds with specific causes. Learn to recognize the signs of trouble and appropriate repair measures. 

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What to Do If Your Septic System is Leaking | Terry's Plumbing

What to Do if Your Septic System is Leaking


Last week, we talked about ways to tell if your septic system is leaking. If this happens, all is not lost. It’s easy to get your system back on track by taking a few important steps. These measures will detail what to do if your septic system is leaking. 

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Avoid Harming Your Plumbing During Holidays | Terry's Plumbing

How to Avoid Harming Your Plumbing During the Holidays


More food, more people, more possibilities for a plumbing emergency. The holiday season is filled with joy and laughter, but no one will be laughing if the increased traffic in your home causes plumbing trouble. From proper food disposal to water use and preventing clogs, we’ll help you avoid harming your plumbing during the holidays. 

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Plumbing Horror Stories | Terry's Plumbing

Plumbing Horror Stories


It’s nearly Halloween, and there’s fear in the air…especially for plumbing pros like us. We’ve seen it all, and have the plumbing horror stories to back it up. Check out some of the craziest stories from around our industry.

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Causes of Plumbing Odors | Terry's Plumbing

Causes of Plumbing Odors


Ew, that smell. It happens a lot—your water just plain stinks. The kitchen sink has suddenly become nauseating, or the toilet seems a bit funky lately. But you keep a clean home, so what could be the problem? Many causes of plumbing odors are beyond your control, but it’s helpful to know what to look for when problems crop up.

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Types of Plungers | Terry's Plumbing

Types of Plungers


Plumbing clogs are a pain, and it’s hard enough to diagnose and remedy the problem without having to muddle over the right tools to use. When you think of clogged drains and piping, plunger may naturally come to mind…but which one should you use? Three common types of plungers serve specific purposes, from fixing your toilet to getting water to finally empty from the sink. 

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DIY Plumbing Mistakes | Terry's Plumbing

DIY Plumbing Mistakes and How to Avoid Them


Plumbing projects can be challenging, but also rewarding. When you go it alone, you’re responsible for all precautions, the work itself and the outcome. However, it’s not uncommon to hit a few roadblocks along the way. We’ll explore some of the most common DIY plumbing mistakes and what to do about them. 

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