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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…


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…


Looks Like Colorado Found the Winter!

Looks Like Colorado Found the Winter Happy Monday Colorado, and it looks like we finally found the winter! So we know what winter means: Slick roads, early darkness, and temperatures dropping well below zero, especially at night. The most important thing to remember when the weather starts changing like this is to drive safe, keep 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…


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…


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…

  • Excellent service!

    Customer Review Linda Sumrow Review 9.10.14 Chris R. was prompt and cleared my kitchen drain in just a few minutes. Also gave good advice and info. Excellent service! McAdams Plumbing Response: Thank you so much for the great review Linda! We’re so happy you were pleased and we hope you won’t hesitate to call if 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…

  • “Great service!”

    Customer Review Mark Englert Review 05.21.14 Chris was very helpful and completed the job in no time at all.. Great service! Would definitely use McAdams Plumbing again… McAdams Plumbing Response: Thanks for the great review Mark! We’re very pleased you are so satisfied with your service. If there’s ever anything we can do for you Read the full article…