Doug Turner Plumbing CO. Blog : Archive for September, 2022

What NOT to Put Down Your Kitchen Sink Drain

Monday, September 19th, 2022

You use your kitchen sink every single day. You wash your hands, rinse off dishes, and may even wash other household items if they get dirty. If you have a garbage disposal you may feel like you can put (almost) anything down your kitchen sink drain. Even if you do have a garbage disposal, you need to be careful what you put in the drain.

If you don’t have a garbage disposal, you need to be extra careful. Putting the wrong things in your kitchen sink drain can lead to clogs and major plumbing problems for your entire home. When you’re ready to schedule plumbing services in Stafford, TX, give us a call. If something potentially hazardous went down your kitchen sink drain, we can help.

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Why Hard Water Creates Trouble

Monday, September 12th, 2022

You’ve probably heard of hard water and soft water. While both types of water are generally safe to drink, hard water can wreak havoc on your plumbing system. Of course, the damage happens so slowly over time that you may not even realize there’s an issue until you’re faced with a costly repair job. But knowledge is power – and the more you know about hard water, the better prepared you are if it’s running through the pipes in your home. 

A Sienna Plantation water treatment system may be just what you need to prevent a future whole-house repiping job. If that sounds extreme, it’s because it is. Hard water creates a lot of trouble, but you can stay ahead of it with our help. 

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