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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…


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…


We’ve Got All the Right Tools!

  We’ve Got All the Right Tools! One of the characteristics that separates professional plumbers from the rest of the wrenchers out there is the tools we use in our daily work. As you can imagine, there are a lot of different types of plumbing fixtures. Different producers, different parts, and different applications. All these 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…

  • “THANK YOU FOR THIS GREAT EXPERIENCE”

    Sharon Bush Review Customer Review 2/22/14 (Testimonial taken from email) THANK YOU FOR YOUR PROMPT SERVICE AND REASONABLE RATE.  CHRIS IS A GREAT REPRESENTATIVE FOR YOUR COMPANY.  GREAT PUBLIC RELATIONS MAN.  THANK YOU FOR THIS GREAT EXPERIENCE WITH YOUR PLUMBING COMPANY.  I’LL USE YOUR SERVICES FROM NOW ON. McAdams Plumbing Response: Thank you very much Read the full article…

  • That’s real service

    Customer Review Ian P. Review 01.04.15 Sunday morning – no hot water – We got a call back inside 5minutes – three quick questions and then they walked me through the process of relighting the pilot (I had tried and failed so was a little skeptical) – and voila… solved. Thanks for taking the time Read the full article…

  • “This company far exceeded my expectations.”

    Customer Review Paul Carroll Review 07.08.14 I can’t say enough to describe the great experience with this company. From the front office staff to the expert techs, this company far exceeded my expectations. They were friendly, professional and the quality of work was second to none. I would recommend McAdams Plumbing without hesitation. I superb Read the full article…