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WaterCop Has Your Back – Flood Prevention

WaterCop Has Your Back – Flood Prevention Recently, one of our industry partners decided get on the flood prevention train and install a WaterCop Pro Series automatic water shut-off valve. After the installation was complete and the system operational, he was inspired to blog about how cool the system is. So that’s where we come Read the full article…


Fun Fact of the Week: Water Pressure

Fun Fact of the Week: Water Pressure This week McAdams Plumbing is going to discuss how water pressure can wreck havoc on your home. Got your attention? Good. Let’s talk numbers. A waterline failure at 70 pounds of pressure can discharge around 650 gallons of water in an hour. That’s enough to fill an 8′ 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…


Why Should I Look at WaterCop?

Why Should I Look at WaterCop? WaterCop is one of McAdams Plumbing’s favorite devices to install. Not because it’s an easy in and out, but actually because it is a great product! You can find information about WaterCop under both the WaterCop Shutoff and Leak Management pages of our website. You can also learn all Read the full article…


Frozen Pipes?! Time to Prepare for Winter!

Frozen Pipes: Let’s Talk Winter Preparation! One thing any Coloradan knows is that the winters here can be very, very cold. While this is one of the reasons most of us love Colorado (winter = ski/snowboard season!) we must also be sure we prepare our homes for the low temperatures. Frozen Pipes One of the 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…

  • “They were fast, complete, and affordable.”

    Customer Review Jan Jones Review 11/06/12 They stopped the water from running in the shower, and fixed the shower head as well. They were good. They were fast, complete, and affordable. No complaints, the gentleman who showed up was very nice.  

  • “The price was very reasonable”

    Customer Review Thornton Paxton Review 1/30/14   We called McAdams in the morning after finding a leak in our basement and Chris M. had us set up with an appt. in the late afternoon of the same day. He was very courteous and friendly in helping us. When the afternoon came, Chris R., master plumber, Read the full article…