10 Spring Plumbing Tips for Northeast Ohio

Have you ever noticed that once we go onto Daylight Savings Time, we seem to have more  energy? Spring has arrived in Northeast Ohio, and it feels like our time of hibernation is ending. Since that’s the case, we thought we’d share with you the 10 spring plumbing tips that will make your spring and summer uneventful – at least in terms of emergency plumbing repairs.

Make sure your main shut off valve is labeled and that everyone in your house knows where it is and how to shut off the water. You would be amazed at how many people […]

By |March 18th, 2018|Plumbing tips|0 Comments

Are brushed gold finish faucets for you?

If you’re remodeling a kitchen or bath, you’ve no doubt noticed that you have more options today than ever before. This is true whether you’re looking at flooring, cabinets, lighting fixtures or faucets. Brushed gold finish faucets from Moen are indicative of the choices you have when it comes to faucet finishes.

Gold is making a comeback in home décor. For example, many years ago you’d see flashes of gold in furniture, picture frames, even a doorknob or mantel piece. Over the years, however, the trend moved to chrome, nickel and platinum – finishes that are in widespread use to this […]

By |March 11th, 2018|Moen|0 Comments

Kohler Freestanding Baths give you options

People who want to remodel a bathroom in their home have more options today than ever before. These include an impressive lineup of Kohler freestanding baths as well as acrylic bath and shower systems that can be installed in as little as one day. Whatever choice you make, The Plumbing Source can provide you with expert installation, courteous service, and affordable prices.
Kohler Freestanding Baths
Kohler introduced several new models of freestanding baths in 2017, each one designed to align with various architectural details in your home. A freestanding bath makes a bold statement about your personal design preferences in the bathroom. […]

By |February 25th, 2018|Bathroom Remodeling, Kohler|0 Comments

Tankless water heater: benefits and drawbacks

Is this the year for a new water heater? If so, you’ll find that you have more options now than ever before. You’ve probably heard of tankless water heaters, and if so, chances are good that you have already eliminated them from your consideration.

Not so fast! The problems that came with tankless water heaters years ago have largely been eliminated. In fact, you’d be smart to give some careful consideration to replacing your conventional water tank with one of the newer tankless versions. We’ll help you sort out the benefits and drawbacks of each type of water heater.

Conventional Storage Tank […]

By |January 30th, 2018|Water Heaters|0 Comments

Why you need a sump pump battery backup

Every winter and spring we get calls about failed sump pumps. Thawing snow coupled with some rain showers can put a real strain on your pump. Throughout the month we’ve seen stories of storm-related power outages that have affected neighborhoods and cities of northeast Ohio. It seems that winter power outages are becoming more common.

Let’s be honest, a sump pump is pretty easy to ignore. If it’s working right, you’re not ever going to think about it. But be assured, this can lead to trouble, so this post is about why you should have a sump pump battery backup. Doing […]

By |January 24th, 2018|Sump pumps|0 Comments