Plumbing News

Ben Franklin Plumbing is here to install your water filtration system.

17 Jul Do I Need a Home Water Filtration System?

Do I Need a Home Water Filtration System? All water sources in the U.S ranging from rivers to lakes to wells have some degree of contamination. The type of contaminants varies from natural minerals to chemicals from industrial and environmental pollution. Stormwater or pesticide runoff, acid...

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Check out these plumbing tools you need if you own a home.

12 Jun 5 Plumbing Tools You Need if You Own a House

Plumbing Tools Professional plumbers provide invaluable services to customers who need major plumbing problems fixed and fast to prevent property damage and unnecessary expenses. But it doesn't mean that you shouldn't have a few plumbing tools of your own. Owning them can help with various minor...

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There are many causes due to which your dishwasher will not drain.

17 Apr My Dishwasher Will Not Drain!

  Dishwasher Will Not Drain   Since their invention in the late 1800's, dishwashers have become a time-saving appliance that's expected in your average, modern-day home. Like any frequently used home appliance, dishwashers require occasional maintenance and troubleshooting.There is nothing more unpleasant than opening up the dishwasher and...

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Clogged bathtub drains by a ben franklin plumber.

15 Jan How Do I Clear A Clogged Bathtub Drain?

Clogged Bathtub Drain? The bathtub or shower is probably one of the most frequently used spaces in your home, and it's noticeable whenever something isn’t working properly, especially when its a clogged bathtub drain. No one wants to get clean while murky water pools around their...

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Learn about holiday plumbing tricks with Ben Franklin plumbing.

15 Dec Holiday Plumbing Preparation

Holiday Plumbing Preparation The holidays are probably the busiest time of the year for many homes. Between all of the parties and family gatherings, some homes can see a huge increase in activity during the festive season. And, all of those visitors will be putting an...

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Ben Franklin Plumbing Tyler showing what Pex Pipe is.

07 Nov Pex pipe Basics

Pex pipe One of the new technologies to hit the plumbing industry, and makes things more accessible than what they ever used to be. This new system will replace traditional copper and galvanized steel piping. This new technology makes it possible for the DIY crowd to...

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Prevent frozen sprinklers with these tips from your trusted Tyler plumbers!

24 Oct How Do I Prevent Frozen Sprinklers?

How do I prevent frozen sprinklers? Winter weather is on its way and that means its time to prep your plumbing system. This includes your sprinklers. These lines are especially vulnerable to the freezing temperatures that accompany winter months. If not winterized correctly, frozen sprinklers mean...

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