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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…

  • “I’ll definitely be calling McAdams if I ever need a plumber again.”

    Customer Review Adam Carheden Review 6/26/13 Description Of Work: Investigated slow leak – Had suggestions that didn’t cost me money and didn’t involve cutting drywall. Member Comments: I have (or had) a slow leak that drips water onto my kitchen ceiling. Rick from McAdams investigated and suggested two possible causes: 1) A toilet in an 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…

  • We are now a customer for life

    Customer Review Brad Coen Review 10.17.14 One of our properties had a major plumbing issue and McAdams Plumbing was there within the hour and had it fixed in no time. We are now a customer for life. McAdams Plumbing Response: Thank you for the outstanding review Brad! We’re happy to welcome you to the McAdams Read the full article…