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Is Your Main Water Line Leaking? Contact a Professional

You rely on your main water line to bring fresh water to your home. If it becomes compromised, you could end up with expensive damages. If a leak goes unnoticed, you may be left with standing water around your foundation or mold growth within your home, both of which can be difficult to remediate.

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Comparing 5 Types of Piping. Which is Best for You?

There are several choices of piping and pros and cons for each of them. Some are good for hot and cold water, some are good for cold water only, and others are only good for sewage. Let P&D Mechanical help you decide which plumbing material is best for your home or business in Robbinsdale, Minnesota. Here are five main types of piping we recommend:

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Common Problems Found During Backflow Testing

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 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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4 Benefits of Chilled Water Piping

A chilled water system is an air conditioning system that works similar to heated flooring. Instead of raising the temperature, a chilled water system is designed to reduce the temperature. The process is simple: water is cooled down to roughly 40 degrees. It is then channeled through a network of pipes that stretch along the inside the walls of a building. The purpose of the system is to cool the building down in a more efficient manner than a standard HVAC system. This method of cooling a building has many benefits and advantages.

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How to Maintain Your Garbage Disposal

With your drains being out of sight, they are likely out of your mind each day. In most cases, homeowners only think about their drain when they are having a problem. However, maintaining your drains is one of the best ways to avoid problems. The following are a few tips you can employ to ensure you are maintaining your drains and avoiding plumbing problems.

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Is PEX Water Piping the Solution to Pipe Repairs?

For years, plumbers have relied on copper pipes and fittings to plumb your home. It offers plumbers and homeowners benefits, including the fact that it can resist bacteria, and resist corrosion it can be used inside and outside. However, with the introduction of PEX piping, many plumbers are using it to plumb homes and make repairs more efficiently.

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