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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 BarnesĀ 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…

  • “I have had the best experience with these people”

    Customer Review Melissa Mason Review 4.8.14 I have had the best experience with these people. They are amazing. Rick, Jackie and both Chris’s have always been so helpful. They always called me immediately with what the issue was. Also kept me in the loop about everything. I am going to be sad when I sell Read the full article…

  • Great company

    Customer Review Melissa Mossoni Review 9.9.14 Had a leaking issue and called McAdam’s within twenty minutes they were at the front door, diagnosing the problem. Chris was extremely knowledgable and thourough in his inspection. He fixed the problem quickly and was great to work with. Would absolutely do business with them again! Great company and Read the full article…

  • “Quality service and a VERY reasonable price.”

    Customer Review Terrence Brien Review 7/03/12 I found McAdams on Angie’s list because I needed a reliable plumber quick, do to a mysterious leak in my basement. They had someone to our house inside a couple of hours and Rick, the plumber who came to my house, spent well over an hour looking for the Read the full article…