The Process of a Sewer line Repair | Pittsburgh | Terry's Plumbing

The Process of a Sewer line Repair


Intact sewer and water lines are essential to a clean and comfortable home. A sewer line backup or leak can be frustrating to deal with as a homeowner. Along with the unpleasant smell and messy cleanup of a compromised sewer pipe, it can be difficult to pinpoint the root cause of your sewage problem. Read on to learn what signs you should look out for and how sewer lines are replaced.

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Well Water Pros, Cons and More | Pittsburgh | Terry's Plumbing

Well Water Pros, Cons and More


The typical residential well is an amazing resource and can produce excellent quality water with minimal servicing. Most wells can operate for many years without maintenance. However, homeowners sometimes don’t realize that their water well requires service and routine maintenance until it is too late. The effect that well water can have on our pipes is something that is greatly overlooked. In this blog we cover how a well works, pros and cons, and common issues you may run into. For more information keep on reading!

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How a Sewer Camera Inspection Works | Pittsburgh | Terry's Plumbing

How a Sewer Camera Inspection Works


If you’ve done any research on sewer line problems, you’ve probably seen something about “sewer cameras” or “video pipe inspections.” Plumbers use this technique when diagnosing backups or damage, so it’s wise for homeowners to know what sewer camera inspections are and what they’re used for should a problem ever arise. Lucky for you, this is exactly what we cover in this blog!

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Pressure Washing your House the Right Way | Pittsburgh | Terry's Plumbing

Pressure Washing your House the Right Way


Pressure washing or power washing, involves using a high velocity water spray to clean dirt and debris from surfaces. From removing mold and mildew on siding, to prepping your home for a fresh coat of paint, a thorough pressure washing can help restore your home’s curb appeal. The following guide will teach you how to pressure wash your home safely and efficiently.

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How to Prevent Water Damage | Pittsburgh | Terry's Plumbing

How to Prevent Water Damage


Prevention is a whole lot cheaper than repairs. Water damage is the number one culprit that weakens your home’s foundation. When water damage hits your home’s foundation, over time it can cause structural damage. Damp wood is also inviting to termites, carpenter ants, mold and mildew. In this blog, we cover 3 simple strategies for preventing water damage. With these strategies you can have peace of mind the next time a storm hits.

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Tips for Creating a Functional Outdoor Kitchen | Pittsburgh | Terry's Plumbing

Tips for Creating a Functional Outdoor Kitchen


To create a functional outdoor kitchen space, you need materials that are strong and durable enough to take on the elements and withstand the test of time. Within this article are tips and tricks that could come in handy during your building process.

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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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What snow blower is best for you | Pittsburgh | Terry's Plumbing

What Snow Blower is Best for You?


Around this time of year when shoveling snow becomes a chore, it’s always tempting to buy a snow blower. Before you invest, take a minute to read our blog to learn about types of snow blowers and their key features.

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Five Plumbing Gadgets Under $20 | Pittsburgh | Terry's Plumbing

Five Plumbing Gadgets Under $20


In this blog we cover five tools under $20. These nifty plumbing gadgets make for great gifts for a friend, an avid DIYer or even for yourself.   (Image credit:  http://www.damienmcevoy.com/)

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Worrisome Noises that Haunt your Pipes | Pittsburgh | Terry's Plumbing

Worrisome Noises that Haunt your Pipes


When the pipes in your home are silent you probably don’t give them much thought. But what do you do when they start making some haunting noises?

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