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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 […]

Flood Prevention During Periods of Heavy Rain

  • Jun 22, 2018
  • By Jennifer

Why do Basements Flood When it Rains? Basement flooding can occur at any time – for multiple reasons. One of the most common, however, is rain. During periods of heavy rainfall, several inches are falling in a short time. Gravity takes over and the water has one place to go; further down. Because our basements […]

Summer Plumbing Problems and How To Prevent Them

  • Jun 15, 2018
  • By Jennifer

What’s not to like about summer? Longer days, warm weather and family outings. When you think of issues your household may run into during the summer, you probably think something along the lines of your AC going out, leaving you to suffer in the heat. You might be prepared for that, but are you ready […]

Troubleshooting Common Drain Problems You May Experience This Memorial Day

  • May 25, 2018
  • By Jennifer

Memorial Day is a time we set aside to remember and honor those who have lost their lives while serving our country in the military. As a day of observance, it’s common for friends and families to gather for activities, cookouts, and other outdoor activities. Nothing ruins a nice day quite like plumbing problems, however. […]

Celebrating Eilish – The Mother of Flatley’s Plumbing Express

  • May 11, 2018
  • By Jennifer

Eilish was the firstborn child of Patrick and Hannah Ryan in Co. Carlow, Ireland. She lived with her parents and grandmother on a farm until her family decided to move to America when she was 14. Her father had already lived in America when he was younger, when he worked at the Ford Motor Company […]

Get Your Plumbing Ready for Spring with a Camera Inspection

  • Apr 13, 2018
  • By Jennifer

April showers can wreak havoc on your plumbing. Whether it’s in your home or business, most of your plumbing will be hidden between walls or underground. A plumber would normally have to cut or dig into the area to access these hard to reach pipes, but a camera inspection eliminates invasive procedures completely. Using this method, plumbers […]