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Turn Up the Heat on Frozen Pipes

Turn Up the Heat on Frozen Pipes Colorado winters have a whimsical way of making our plumbing systems resemble the frozen caverns of the Ice Planet Hoth (yea, your plumber just referenced Star Wars, we’re cool like that). See what I mean? Anyways, as we all know prevention is better than reaction. So with that Read the full article…


Winterize Your Home

Winterize Your Home As the weeks pass by, cold weather is creeping closer and closer. If you are not a cold weather fan like me, this does not have to mean all gloom and doom. The cold weather means the upcoming of the holiday season! Don’t let cold weather freeze your pipes, and your holiday Read the full article…


Beware of FOG

Beware of FOG Happy Monday everyone! This week we are going to talk about avoiding FOG. Not¬†fog,¬†rather FOG: Fats, oils, and grease. These buggers are what cause the majority of drain cleaning issues in your kitchen sink. We’re highlighting a great blog produced by The Trusted Plumber, out of Phoenix, AZ. To read the original Read the full article…


Locate Your Main Water Shut Off

Locate Your Main Water Shut Off As a homeowner, and even a renter, it is extremely important to know how to locate your main water shut off valve. Why? Because if you live in a home long enough you are bound to spring a leak somewhere, at some time. Often, that leak will appear behind Read the full article…


Shopping Online for Plumbing Fixtures? Beware!

Shopping Online for Plumbing Fixtures? Beware! Shopping for online plumbing fixtures can be a dangerous endeavor. This is not the first time McAdams Plumbing has touched on this subject (and honestly, it won’t be the last) but we feel it’s very important for folks to know what to expect when it comes to plumbing fixtures. Read the full article…

  • Very professional and quick

    Customer Testimonial Jackie Brock Testimonial 9.17.14 The gentleman was very professional and quick (and punctual), and got the job done. Response from McAdams Plumbing: Thanks for the great review Jackie! Very glad Chris treated you well and you were pleased with the service. If there’s ever anything we can do for you in the future, Read the full article…

  • “Among the very best”

    Customer Review Juli Ludwig Review 06.18.14 Rick was our plumber, he arrived earler than scheduled, following a phone call to confirm that this was OK. He was very personable, and changed out our garbage disposal very quickly. He left the kitchen area clean. Of all of the plumbers I have had over many years, I Read the full article…

  • “Richard got me totally taken care of!”

    Customer Review Matt Audette Review 5/09/13 I had my main shutoff valve go out. I tried home depot across the street and they were zero help. They did sell me some junk that didn’t work though. I was told to try these guys for parts to rebuild my valve and Richard got me totally taken Read the full article…