How To Talk To Your Plumber

It is never easy to open your home to a plumber or other repairman. Generally, when invited into your home, the plumber saves the day by fixing leaking pipes and clearing clogged drains, but many homeowners have no idea what magic they are working under the sink to solve the issue. As a consumer it… Read more »

Heavy Rain Can Effect Your Plumbing

Heavy winter rains like we are experiencing in Winder and Athens area can cause major problems for homeowners. Nothing could be worse than to be caught off guard. Be Prepared. If you own a sump-pump, ensure is in perfect good working order by having it serviced annually by a licensed, reputable plumber like T &… Read more »

Does Your Kitchen Sink Smell?

  If there’s one thing that can immediately ruin dinner, it’s the smell of rotten, foul odors coming from your kitchen sink drains. But what if the odor won’t go away no matter what you do? There’s no need to let this problem ruin your family meals. It’s usually fairly simple to fix this issue… Read more »

Prepare Your Plumbing For Your Vacation

It’s summertime & that means relaxing vacations, so the last thing you want to come home to is a plumbing problem. Take these few simple steps before you  leave  that can help prevent everything from annoying  stinky drains to disastrous whole house floods. · Clean your traps, garbage disposal and drains  Because you won’t have… Read more »

Spring Cleaning For Your Plumbing

Spring is finally here and while most of us are getting to projects we’ve put off through the Winter,  there are actually many ways to prepare your plumbing for this season … Watch for Water Leaks Associated with Sprinklers and Outdoor Faucets- Outdoor pipes attached to sprinklers and faucets can easily freeze and break over… Read more »

Can a Camera Inspection Benefit You?

Clogs and leaks can be a common plumbing problem, even for the most well-maintained of homes. While most issues may be solved with a plunger or drain cleaning, other problems may be difficult to detect until it’s too late. Sometimes you’ll need to call in for professional help, but the good news is that a… Read more »

6 Plumbing Tips For Freezing Temperatures

Be prepared for freezing Winter temperatures and AVOID COSTLY DAMAGES! 1. Be sure to disconnect hoses from the outside faucet. 2. It is extremely cold outside, keep one or two faucets running slowly at all times. Water moving through the system should prevent the line from freezing. 3. If your kitchen sink is on an… Read more »

Plumbing Tips For A Happy (Stress-Free) Thanksgiving

Here at T&S Plumbing Services, our experienced techs are getting ready for the busiest season of the year. To avoid a plumbing disaster, we suggest you follow these simple tips so you don’t have to worry about your home’s plumbing system during this Thanksgiving holiday! 1. Don’t treat your garbage disposal like a trash can…. Read more »

Fall Plumbing Tips

Fall is finally here in Athens….and it’s time to think about preparations you should make in your home. While some of you are enjoying pumpkin-spiced everything, watching football on the weekends (Go Dawgs!), and heading to the pumpkin patch on the weekends… it may slip your mind that you need to prepare your home for… Read more »

Do My Drains Need to be Cleaned?

Pipes and drains are exactly what we picture when we think of plumbing systems. They’re complicated and well hidden within the walls and floors of your home, making diagnosis of potential problems a real pain. Professional plumbers use a host of sophisticated (and some not so sophisticated) means of figured out what the problem with… Read more »