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Plumbing Myths

Plumbing Myths Stinky garbage disposal? Throw some lemon rinds down it! Don’t know what to do with those eggshells? Go ahead and send those down the disposal too! Problem solved right? Wrong. There are many myths in the do-it-yourself plumbing world, such as those listed above. Unfortunately, believing some of these myths can cause a 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…


Be Careful What You Flush!

Be Careful What You Flush! Recently, The Denver Post released an article telling homeowners to be careful what they flush. The reason this came about was because it a sewer main in Aurora became completely clogged with personal wipes and caused toilets to back up along the entire block. Please read over the article below to Read the full article…


Grease: Your Drain’s Worst Enemy

Grease: Your Drain’s Worst Enemy Thanksgiving is around the corner, which offers us this week’s blog topic: grease in your drains. It’s important that you remember after that big meal full of sleep inducing turkey, not to pour grease and food scraps down your drain. Most people are under the impression that you can put 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…


Things That Shouldn’t Go In Your Drain

Things That Shouldn’t Go In Your Drain So after the last couple of weeks MP has decided to start a blog series called “Things That Shouldn’t Go In Your Drain.” Very simply, we are going to show you what some of our customers have mistakenly put down their drains that have had unfortunate (and sometimes Read the full article…


With the Holidays Around the Corner…

With the Holidays Around the Corner… “Credit Kipp J Schoen Photography: http://schoenphoto.zenfolio.com“   For this weeks blog McAdams Plumbing wants to make sure our friends and patrons are prepared for the upcoming holidays and all that they can bring. First off, we need to let you know that like most businesses, McAdams Plumbing will be Read the full article…

  • I would highly recommend this business

    Customer Review Gretchen Steinbrueck Review 8.24.14 Chris R was to my house within 30 minutes and had both my toilets repaired in less that 20 minutes. He was friendly yet professional and explained everything that was going on and how he would fix it. I would highly recommend this business to anyone and it’s nice 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…

  • “Everything went great.”

    Customer Review Barbara Voakes Review 8/29/13 Description of work: Cleaned out the sewer line. Customer Testimonial: Everything went great.  They had an emergency call so could not make the original time, but I was informed immediately and given options for when the work could be done.  No problem at all for me. McAdams Plumbing Response Thank Read the full article…