A backwater valve can save your basement

You’ve seen it on the news more often than you’d like: A storm rips through greater Cleveland, and some unlucky homeowners have raw sewage flowing into their basements from the floor drain.

Let’s face it, you’d do anything to prevent this, wouldn’t you? There is a solution. It’s called a backwater valve.

What is a backwater valve? It’s a device in the water pipe that prevents sewage from flowing back into a home or building. When street sewers back up, it’s possible for the sewage to flow upstream and get into your home. In most cases, the raw sewage will come through […]

Summer is the perfect time for sewer and water line repairs

Are you experiencing slow running drains? Are you having water backups, seepage into your basement or problems with standing water on your property? Well if you are, now is the time to call The Plumbing Source. We have the tools, knowledge and experience to solve any of your plumbing problems, even the ones that are outside of your home.

Consider, if you will, some of the very substantial advantages that come with making The Plumbing Source your plumber for life.

Experience. Your house is too valuable to entrust to someone who’s inexperienced. We have been providing plumbing services to Northern Ohio for […]

A French drain can dry out your backyard wet spots

Sometimes April showers bring more than May flowers. They also bring swimming pool-size wet spots in backyards throughout Northeast Ohio. These wet spots occur for a number of reasons — most often it’s because of poor landscape grading. Adding fill dirt to low spots won’t solve the problem: all you’ll end up doing is pushing the water to a different location.

Of course, you’re lucky if the wet spot in your yard is away from your house. Water pooling alongside your foundation is never good, and the problems than ensue are plenty. We’ll tackle that in another blog post. For today, […]

By |April 28th, 2017|French drains, Plumbing tips, Sewer & Drain Cleaning|0 Comments

The Plumbing Source handles all your excavation needs

You would expect The Plumbing Source to handle your typical household plumbing problems, such as leaking pipes or faucets, toilet problems, and hot water tank replacement, for just a few. But did you know that we also can handle those big projects that require excavation?

It’s true. We have our own equipment and expert operators who can tackle any job you need to have done. Underground water line breaks have to be taken care of quickly. The same is true with collapsed sewer lines. These repairs are way beyond the scope of most homeowners. Or, perhaps your city has recently made […]

We want to be your plumbing company!

Let’s just get that out in the open! We want to be YOUR plumber, and here are just a few reasons why we’re a good choice! […]

By |September 29th, 2016|Plumbing Repairs, Sewer & Drain Cleaning, Uncategorized, Water Heaters|Comments Off on We want to be your plumbing company!