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End Result Looks Great

Customer Review Kurt M. Review 02.16.16 We recently bought a home that had a couple plumbing issues. Rick did a great job installing an updated drain pipe for a high efficiency washing machine as well as proper gas line shutoffs on our furnace and water heater. The end results look great and we’ll definitely be Read the full article…


Garbage Disposal Dont’s

Garbage Disposal Dont’s As the holidays get closer many of us find ourselves spending more and more time in the kitchen. Whether you are preparing the turkey for Thanksgiving dinner or baking cookies for Christmas, your garbage disposal can prove to be a very handy companion. However, you want to make sure that you are Read the full article…


Plumbing Myths

Plumbing Myths Stinky garbage disposal? Throw some lemon rinds down it! Don’t know what to do with those eggshells? Go ahead and send those down the disposal too! Problem solved right? Wrong. There are many myths in the do-it-yourself plumbing world, such as those listed above. Unfortunately, believing some of these myths can cause a 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…


Be Careful What You Flush!

Be Careful What You Flush! Recently, The Denver Post released an article telling homeowners to be careful what they flush. The reason this came about was because it a sewer main in Aurora became completely clogged with personal wipes and caused toilets to back up along the entire block. Please read over the article below to Read the full article…


99 Dollar Drain Cleaning Explained

99 Dollar Drain Cleaning Explained At McAdams Plumbing, we believe integrity is the most important part of the plumbing business. That’s why we want to take a moment to shine a light on 99 dollar drain cleaning services. Here’s the big question to wrestle with: “Why is it that one company will charge 99 dollars Read the full article…


Grease: Your Drain’s Worst Enemy

Grease: Your Drain’s Worst Enemy Thanksgiving is around the corner, which offers us this week’s blog topic: grease in your drains. It’s important that you remember after that big meal full of sleep inducing turkey, not to pour grease and food scraps down your drain. Most people are under the impression that you can put Read the full article…


New Process Video: Main Drain Line Repair!

New Process Video: Main Drain Line Repair McAdams Plumbing has a brand new plumbing process video up: Main Drain Line Repair. Now, I know you’ve all have been holding your breath waiting for this, so here it is! So this is a usual repair in older homes that still have cast iron pipes. Cast iron Read the full article…


Getting New Counters? Think Plumbing!

Getting New Counters? Think Plumbing! If you’re thinking about have new counters installed, make sure you talk with you plumber first! What many people don’t know, and what many counter installers won’t/can’t tell you, is that if you have new counters installed in your kitchen or bathroom, you may need to adjust your plumbing. The Read the full article…


Dishwasher Flooding Repair DIY

Dishwasher Flooding Repair DIY A common problem the folks at MP run into with their customers is dishwasher flooding. Luckily, just last week, we came across a great blog written by Chris Barnes of the Huffington Post about some DIY tips for checking your dishwasher before you call out a plumber. And since we’re in the Read the full article…

  • “McAdams Plumbing did a wonderful job”

    Customer Review Sharyl Brown Review 1/22/14 Being new to the area, I found McAdams Plumbing, Inc. on the internet and saw their positive reviews. I called them yesterday after 5pm and Chris was very friendly and was able to schedule a plumber to come out first thing this morning. I had a pipe under the sink Read the full article…

  • “Clean job, professional, and nice to have master plumbers”

    Customer Review William Arnold Review 2/06/14 On time.. Came out in the evening to see what was needed and was here @ 8am the next day with everything needed to replace my about to burst water heater. Clean job, professional, and nice to have master plumbers certified.. Thank you Guys ! McAdams Plumbing Response: Thank Read the full article…

  • Fast Clean Repair

    Customer Review Richard Killgore Review 8.12.14 Fast, clean service with explanation of procedure. Chris worked quickly and explained his procedure. McAdams Plumbing Response: Thank you so much for taking the time to leave a review Richard! We appreciate it. If there’s ever anything we can do for you in the future, please don’t hesitate to Read the full article…