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How to Winterize Your Home’s Plumbing

  • Jan 08, 2019
  • By Flatley's Plumbing Team

Each year, thousands of Chicago area homeowners experience problems with pipes in their homes freezing and bursting. Some colder weather plumbing problems can be avoided when a homeowner does what is necessary to winterize plumbing in their house.   Wrap Pipes With winterizing plumbing, it is important to wrap pipes in any area of your […]

Five Signs That You Need Drain Clearing

  • Nov 15, 2018
  • By Jennifer

Maybe it’s happened to you before: Suddenly, none of your home’s drains work anymore. You try pouring commercial drain cleaner in them, you work a plunger up and down… all to no avail. And after trying everything you can think of, you eventually call a plumber — only by now it’s after six o’clock in […]

Tips to Get Your Plumbing Ready for Fall

  • Sep 19, 2018
  • By Jennifer

As summer switches to fall, it’s likely that you’re trading your flip flops for boots and your t-shirts for sweatshirts. You may be ready, but did you know that your home needs help to prepare for the cold months ahead? If not properly taken care of, fall and winter weather can wreak havoc on your […]

Six Signs You May Need Sewer Repair

  • Sep 06, 2018
  • By Jennifer

Maybe your home is your hobby and you look forward to performing maintenance and doing upgrades on your days off. Maybe it’s an investment in your future and you don’t hesitate to have professionals work on it to increase its value. Or perhaps it’s simply the safe, comfortable place where your family relaxes and you […]

The Importance of Sump Pump Maintenance

  • Aug 31, 2018
  • By Jennifer

Rain or snow, there’s one appliance that needs constant maintenance, and that’s your sump pump. Hidden in your basement, it’s easy to forget about the appliance that keeps your basement dry and flood free. A poorly maintained sump pump, however, could mean thousands of dollars in water damage. No homeowner wants to deal with a […]

Benefits of Switching to a Tankless Water Heater

  • Aug 27, 2018
  • By Jennifer

Having hot water on demand is a luxury that most homeowners take for granted. Your water heater is responsible for all of the of the hot showers, loads of laundry, and dish washes in your home, so it’s important to make sure that your system is working properly and efficiently. If it’s reached the end […]

What Sort of Problems Does a Camera Inspection Detect?

  • Aug 17, 2018
  • By Jennifer

Leaks and clogs can be common plumbing problems, but not all issues can be solved with tape or a plunger. Your home’s plumbing is intricate, and it connects to a main sewer line that can have its own problems. Issues such as tree root incursion or deep clogs that can’t be reached require professional help. […]

Signs You Need Hot Water Heater Replacement

  • Aug 11, 2018
  • By Jennifer

Have you ever run out of hot water just minutes after hopping out of the shower? Does your water look rust colored or smell funny? If you answered yes to any of these questions, you may be in need of a new hot water heater. If you are experiencing any of the following problems in […]

Chicago, Patrick, and How Flatley’s Plumbing Express Came to Be!

  • Jul 13, 2018
  • By Jennifer

In September of last year, our Patrick was featured in an article by the Voyage Chicago. He was given the opportunity to shed a little light on his history, his family, and how Flatley’s Plumbing Express has become the business that you all know today! We thought that we would revisit some of the information […]

Ways to Slash Water Heating Prices In Your Home

  • Jul 04, 2018
  • By Jennifer

Using hot water in your home can get pricey – especially if your hot water heater isn’t working properly or efficiently. By following these simple steps in your home, you can help cut costs: Use Less Water This is the most obvious way to save money. People use a great amount hot water when they […]

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