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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…


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…


Frozen Pipes: 7 Easy Precautions to Take

Frozen Pipes: 7 Easy Precautions to Take Well I’m sure all of our friends and neighbors noticed the snow over the weekend. That’s Colorado’s way of saying Happy Mother’s Day! Many folks (myself included)  got a head start on their lawns thinking we were in the Spring free and clear. Not the case apparently. I’ve 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…

  • I now have a trusted plumber

    Customer Review Charles Buonassissi Review 10.8.14 Chris R. provided outstanding service at my home. I had several issues to resolve and Chris provided me with clear options and no pressure pricing for each service. He completed all work expertly and the final price was less than the estimate! I now have a trusted plumber for 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…

  • “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…