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How to Know When it’s Time for Water Heater Replacement

It’s crucial to know when it’s time for water heater replacement; once your heat is gone, life sort of falls apart until you get it fixed. Plumbing work, heating work, and water pipe maintenance with P&D mechanical aIn our modern world, it’s impossible to function without a water heater. Keeping your house clean would become next to impossible, as heat is known to kill copious amounts of bacteria. What’s more, without heat, you probably couldn’t bring yourself to take your nightly shower. will keep your water as warm as can be; find out when it’s time to give us a call here.

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Garbage Disposals: How Your Home can Benefit from Them

Garbage disposals. To many people, they seem like a luxury. How neat would it be to just toss your leftover scraps down the drain, or to never have to worry about the disgusting task of cleaning out the kitchen sink? In fact, it’s been said that that sink is the most bacteria-laden place in the house—yes, even more so than your toilet!

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What to Avoid when Remodeling Your Kitchen

Perhaps your kitchen it a little old-fashioned. Perhaps it’s claustrophobically small, and your family constantly trips over one another. Or, perhaps you’ve just bought a new home, and it’s perfect except for that absolutely atrocious seafoam finish on the fridge. Regardless, you’ve decided to remodel your kitchen. Great! P&D Mechanical can help with the plumbing work and water piping arrangements to make the transition to a new kitchen as seamless as can be.

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How to Know if your Bathroom Needs to be Remodeled

So you’ve done it. You’ve taken the plunge and moved into a new house, and it’s everything you’ve ever dreamed of. Right within your budget, locationally perfect, in a great school district, and with just the right amount of yard space to cater to your family’s lifestyle. And things are going great! Sure, it’s a little chaotic; everyone seems to be going through growing pains, but it’s all going according to plan.

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What is RPZ Backflow Testing?

RPZ testing ensures your plumbing system does not draw in contaminated groundwater. Plumbing systems require valves to be installed in commercial and residential plumbing systems. They need to be tested and verified annually by a licensed professional.

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Does Your Water Heater Have Proper Ventilation?

Of all the components in your water heater, one of the most important is the ventilation. All natural gas and propane water heaters require a venting system to properly disperse the moisture, carbon monoxide, and other gases produced when the unit burns the gas.

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Do You See a Puddle Around Your Toilet? It Could be a Leak

Detecting the source of a leaky toilet can be somewhat of a challenge. You may attempt to solve the problem only to discover that there is still a leak. P&D Mechanical can help you identify where the leak is and provide a long-term solution for sealing it. Below are seven possible causes of toilet leaks and where they are located. If any of these are happening to you right now, call right away. We can help.

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4 Signs Your Garbage Disposal Needs Repair or Replacement

Garbage disposals are among the most durable appliances in your kitchen. Like most appliances, however, they will eventually show signs of wear. Although garbage disposals have a simple design, it can be difficult to troubleshoot problems when they arise. P&D Mechanical offers comprehensive garbage disposal inspection and repair. If there is an issue with your garbage disposal, we’ll find it and fix it. Below are some of the problems we run into regularly.

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Signs You May Need to Replace Your Boiler

Have you noticed your boiler isn’t working as well as it should? P&D Mechanical can replace your boiler with a brand new, energy-efficient model. You will love all the features and benefits a new model has to offer including the money you’ll save annually. We can inspect your current system and have a new boiler ready to go. Contact us today for a free estimate.

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How A Backflow Test Could Save You Money in Plumbing Repairs

Many of the plumbing systems in residential and commercial properties around the Minneapolis and St. Paul area are fitted with a backflow preventer valve. This device prevents contaminated water in sewers or septic tanks from flowing back up the pipes and mixing with clean water. Plumbing technicians like those at P&D Mechanical install backflow preventer valves in areas where clean and dirty water are likely to cross paths. If you own a large boiler, a fire extinguishing system, or an irrigation system, your plumbing system likely contains a valve.

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