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Flush For Longer Water Heater Life Is your water heater making knocking noises? Have you noticed colder water or higher gas or electric bills? Your water heater may need to be flushed. This is something that should be done once a year. If you haven’t ever done this, drop what you’re doing now and read

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A New Fix for an Old Problem So you have a clogged drain. You can’t take a shower without the water rising above your ankles before you get out. The slow draining is leaving your tub dirty and stained. You’re just about ready to go get some Draino from Meijer on Westnedge Avenue in Kalamazoo….

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Plumber. Kind of a weird word when you think about it right? The word plumber actually comes from the times of the Roman Empire! Since the Latin word for lead is “plumbum,” there’s clearly a tie to lead and plumbers. In the Roman times, plumbers were actually those who worked with lead, which was used

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The Art of Plumbing from María Villaseñor on Vimeo. Here’s a really neat and touching video about how a young man found art through plumbing and how it’s helped him on his journey through life. Here at Petro Plumbing, one of our former staff members used to create art with plumbing hardware that would amaze

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Sometimes, you’ve got to call a professional, other times, you just need some basic tools and a little elbow grease. But how do you know when you need to call a plumber and when you don’t? Common Plumbing Problems In the Kalamazoo, MI area, the most common plumbing problems are: Leaking faucets Burst pipes Water

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