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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…


Beware of FOG

Beware of FOG Happy Monday everyone! This week we are going to talk about avoiding FOG. Not fog, rather FOG: Fats, oils, and grease. These buggers are what cause the majority of drain cleaning issues in your kitchen sink. We’re highlighting a great blog produced by The Trusted Plumber, out of Phoenix, AZ. To read the original 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…


Shopping Online for Plumbing Fixtures? Beware!

Shopping Online for Plumbing Fixtures? Beware! Shopping for online plumbing fixtures can be a dangerous endeavor. This is not the first time McAdams Plumbing has touched on this subject (and honestly, it won’t be the last) but we feel it’s very important for folks to know what to expect when it comes to plumbing fixtures. Read the full article…

  • “Definitely is my go to plumber!!!”

    Customer Review Cinthy Tanko Review 1/27/14 I have used McAdams in the past and been very pleased so when I had a problem with a floor drain backing up they were my obvious choice. I asked if they could get there the same day and they accommodated the time I requested. Then, because I was Read the full article…

  • “He was friendly, punctual!”

    Customer Review Lisa Smith Review 6/19/13 Description of Work: He came out to repair our toilet and install a new garbage disposal Customer Testimonial: He was friendly, punctual! McAdams Plumbing Response Thank you so much for your review! We want to ensure that all of our customers have nothing but the best possible experience with Read the full article…

  • “If you want excellent service call McAdams Plumbing.”

    Customer Review John Van Royen Review 11/06/12 The service performed was the replacement of the tank kit.  The ball float had completely broken off. If you want excellent service call McAdams Plumbing. My mother’s master bedroom toilet overflowed on a Saturday evening and she had quite a mess.  She told me the next morning  during our phone Read the full article…