What is a French Drain and How Does it Work Pittsburgh | Terry's Plumbing

What is a French Drain and How Does it Work?


Are you seeking out a solution to prevent your yard from flooding? This blog breaks down French drains and how they work to save your property.

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Airplane Plumbing: How does it work Pittsburgh | Terry's Plumbing

Airplane Plumbing: How does it work?


Do you ever wonder what happens after you flush the toilet at 35,000 feet? This week we discuss airplane plumbing and answer the question: how does it work?

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Is bubble bath safe Pittsburgh | Terry's Plumbing

Is Bubble Bath safe for your Plumbing?


Adding a bit of bubble bath to your tub seems like a great way to relax after a long day. But the stress it might put on your plumbing may have you rethinking your next bath.  

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Plumbing money-saving tips | Pittsburgh, PA | Terry's Plumbing

How can my plumber save me money this summer?


Interested to know how your plumbing system can save you money? Below are some tips to save yourself the hassle and the headache of a costly repair. 

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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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Best Places to Swim in Pittsburgh | Terry's Plumbing

Best Places to Swim in Pittsburgh


Summer is upon us, bringing thoughts of cookouts, cocktails and outdoor play. But what about when you just need to beat the heat? Splish-splash in some of the best places to swim in Pittsburgh! The area is home to more than its fair share of watery retreats that are just the ticket to relaxation.

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Sandbags Outside Front Door Of Flooded House

What To Do After A Flood


Indoor floods are often caused by plumbing problems. Broken pipes, a broken water heater, frozen pipes and sewer backups can lead to a flooded home, causing hundreds or thousands of dollars in damage. Knowing which steps to take when a flood occurs can help you get your house back up and running after an indoor plumbing disaster. Shut Off The Water The first thing most homeowners need to do after they realize that their home is flooding is to turn off the source of the water. Most plumbing fixtures have a water shut off valve nearby that can be used to […]

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