Why is there Sewage in your Bathtub? | Pittsburgh | Terry's plumbing

Why is there Sewage in your Bathtub?


If you’ve been looking forward to a nice, relaxing hot shower or bath after a long day of work, the last thing you want to see is sewage backing up in your bathtub. Not only is it gross, it means that there’s something wrong with your plumbing. In this blog we cover why it happens and what you can do to fix it.

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6 Hacks to Maximize Bathroom Storage Space | Pittsburgh | Terrys Plumbing

6 Hacks to Maximize Bathroom Storage Space


Do you fantasize about having a bathroom space that can be your personal refuge from the hustle and bustle of life? But instead, you’ve got a bathroom cluttered with toiletries and towels–which means you need more storage space. In this blog, we share 6 hacks to help you maximize your bathroom space.

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Bathroom Ventilation 101 | Pittsburgh | Terry's Plumbing

Bathroom Ventilation 101


Your bathroom is the wettest room in your home. With major moisture comes potential problems like mold, mildew, peeling paint and funky smells. Luckily proper ventilation can keep humidity and its resulting issues at bay. Follow the dos and don’ts below to prevent excessive moisture buildup in your bathroom.

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How to re-grout tile | Pittsburgh | Terry's Plumbing

How to Re-Grout Tile


Grouting is probably the best part of a tiling job–and not just because you get to smear mud all over the place. When you grout your tile, your project starts looking more complete, instead of like a collection of individual tiles. A tile project can be DIYed with ease if you’ve brushed up on the process and have the right materials. In this blog we cover everything you need to get the job done right!

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The care and keeping of countertops | Pittsburgh | Terry's Plumbing

The Care and Keeping of Countertops


Maintaining your countertops requires more than a simple cleaning! Here are some helpful tips for how to keep your countertops like new, no matter what type they are.

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DIY Facelift or your tub | Pittsburgh | Terry's Plumbing

DIY Facelift for your Tub


Often times the focal point of a full bathroom is the tub – which is expected to be pristine and gleaming. If yours is chipped, scratched, or sporting an old-fashioned color there’s a simple solution.  Spare yourself the bother and expense of ripping it out and replacing it by painting it.

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What to do About a Leaking Shower Head | Pittsburgh | Terry's Plumbing

What to do About a Leaking Shower Head


Is your shower head constantly drip, drip, dripping even when it’s off? Or is water leaking from your shower head connecters every time you fire up the shower? Sounds like it’s time for some TLC.

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How To: Replace a Toilet Flange | Pittsburgh | Terry's Plumbing

How To: Replace a Toilet Flange


Dampness around the base of your toilet means it might be time to replace the flange. Luckily, this common plumbing repair is easy for handy homeowners to fix. Here is a step by step guide on how to do it.

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The Best Septic Tank Treatments


It’s easy to forget about your septic tank, which means it’s just as easy to forget about its routine maintenance. You rely on your septic system every day, so if maintenance is forgotten you could end up with a smelly mess on your hands. 

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Bugs that live in your pipes | Pittsburgh | Terry's Plumbing

Bugs that Live in your Pipes


There’s nothing creepier than encountering a surprise guest in your shower. That’s exactly what can happen though, if you have bugs that live in your pipes.

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