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What is a Water Softener?

By Anchor Plumbing Services | August 2, 2021

A water softening system is a small, yet effective, system. It reduces the mineral count in water to prevent scale buildup which, over time, damages plumbing and appliances. But, what is a water softener? How does it work? And is it really worth the investment? When you consider it will work hard to protect major …

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Low Water Pressure: Causes and How to Fix It

By Anchor Plumbing Services | June 30, 2021

When you get into the shower, are you greeted by a dribble of water instead of a strong spray? Do you need to wait several minutes before your faucet supplies you with any water? These are typical problems of a home with low water pressure. Without finding the cause behind your decline in water pressure, …

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5 Signs That You Need a New Water Heater

By Anchor Plumbing Services | June 10, 2021

It’s not a stretch to say that we all deserve hot running water. Though sustaining a steady supply of it is still a recent phenomenon in the history of man, it’s one we all need and deserve. So when our hot water stops working, our homes and health could be at risk. You might notice …

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The Benefits of Consulting a Professional Plumber Before a Bathroom Remodel

By Anchor Plumbing Services | May 24, 2021

Did you know that the average bathroom remodel costs $10,774 in 2021? That’s big bucks to spend on a project, which is why it is essential that you get it right the first time. Read on to learn how working with a professional plumber before you start your bathroom remodel matters. A Professional Plumber Can Illuminate Your Project Whenever you …

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10 Reasons to Hire a San Antonio Plumber for Your Plumbing Needs

By Anchor Plumbing Services | April 14, 2021

About 10% of American homes have leaks that waste over 90 gallons of water each day. By repairing these leaks, you can save about 10% on your water bill. Otherwise, mold, mildew, and other unexpected issues could stack up. Instead of trying to do it yourself, hire a San Antonio plumber for the job. They can ensure …

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The Homeowner’s Guide to Garbage Disposal Installation

By Anchor Plumbing Services | January 25, 2021

Whether you’re replacing the old garbage disposal or installing one for the first time, your life is about to change, and you can thank John W. Hammes (the guy who invented garbage disposals) for it.  If you’ve been limping along with a broken disposal, or none at all,  you can go back to the luxury of …

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Water heater draining

Learn How to Drain a Water Heater With These Tips

By Anchor Plumbing Services | January 6, 2021

Did you know that many water heaters are only expected to last for around ten years? Many homeowners don’t think about changing their home’s water heater. However, if it’s maintained, it can lead to a variety of costly issues. Instead of waiting until it’s too late, it’s important to know how to keep your water heater …

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Common Hot Water Heater Problems and Their Solutions

By Anchor Plumbing Services | December 3, 2020

Water heaters account for almost a fifth of residential energy use. So, for example, if your annual energy expenses amount to $2,000… about $400 of that is for hot water alone. And if you have hot water heater problems, you’re likely spending even more in the form of wasted water and money, and possible health …

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