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Articles with 'Freeze' as a tag.


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…


Frozen Pipes: 7 Easy Precautions to Take

Frozen Pipes: 7 Easy Precautions to Take Well I’m sure all of our friends and neighbors noticed the snow over the weekend. That’s Colorado’s way of saying Happy Mother’s Day! Many folks (myself included)  got a head start on their lawns thinking we were in the Spring free and clear. Not the case apparently. I’ve Read the full article…


Careful of Spring Freeze Breaks

Careful of Spring Freeze Breaks Spring is upon us, which means it’s time to keep an eye open for any freeze breaks in the pipes that have been dormant all winter. As we all gear up to start watering our lawns and playing outside again, make sure you inspect your yard waterlines for leaks. Common Read the full article…


Looks Like Colorado Found the Winter!

Looks Like Colorado Found the Winter Happy Monday Colorado, and it looks like we finally found the winter! So we know what winter means: Slick roads, early darkness, and temperatures dropping well below zero, especially at night. The most important thing to remember when the weather starts changing like this is to drive safe, keep Read the full article…


Beware of Water Damage!

Beware of Water Damage! Water damage is can happen to anyone, at anytime. Water, as you probably know, is the most destructive force on Earth! It can carve valleys and move mountains. It can also collapse the ceiling in your home and destroy all your floors.  3 cubic feet of water weighs roughly 1,700 pounds, Read the full article…

  • Courteous, knowledgeable and efficient

    Customer Review Mary Glatz Review 11.22.14 Rick McAdams came over for a consult on a Saturday morning, diagnosed the cause of the water coming through a doorframe in the downstairs bathroom – a loose overflow drain connection in the upstairs master tub. He fixed the problem, was courteous, knowledgeable and efficient, all for NO CHARGE! Read the full article…

  • “Reliable, trustworthy and most of all more than fair.”

    Customer Review Kirk Jones Review 4/02/13 Member Review: I have used McAdams Plumbing for a number of years. They have always been reliable, trustworthy and most of all more than fair. Recently, I had a problem with a kitchen faucet that was leaking. They had originally installed it over a year ago. They come out and Read the full article…

  • “Great job! In and out quickly.”

    Customer Review Linda Tarrant Review 12/31/12 Member Review: Great job!  In and out quickly.  Knew their stuff and were very neat and personable. Description Of Work: 1. Replaced a dead garbage disposal – after explaining that the one I bought would have required rerouting my pipes. 2. Fixed leaking toilet fixture – after explaining that Read the full article…