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Plumbing Efficiency: 4 Critical Areas That Affect System Performance

Is your plumbing system less efficient than it should be? Learn what compromises plumbing performance and what you can do to improve system efficiency from the experts at Steve’s Plumbing & Heating.

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Improve Your Indoor Air Quality: 3 Simple Solutions That Work

When you spend considerable time indoors, poor air quality can cause a variety of health issues. Unexplained allergy symptoms, fatigue, brain fog, and respiratory distress are just a handful of the complications associated with low-quality indoor air — sound familiar?

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DIY Plumbing Repair: 7 Quick Fixes That Won’t Last

Are you facing a leaky pipe? Not sure what to do? If you’re leaning toward do-it-yourself plumbing fixes, at Steve’s Plumbing & Heating, we encourage you to exercise caution. Temporary, DIY plumbing fixes are just that — temporary. They aren’t designed to provide a durable, long-term solution for leaks and cracks, and without professional attention, your plumbing problem is likely to grow worse.

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Your Bathroom Habits: 3 Things Your Plumber Always Knows

When you have a plumber come to your home to inspect or repair your plumbing, he learns a great deal more about your bathroom habits than you might imagine. What might that include? For starters, he’ll instantly be able to tell what kind of showers you take, based on the presence or lack of mold and mildew in your bathroom. Beyond that, there are a few more things a plumber can determine just by taking a peek in your drains. Curious what they are? Our team at Steve’s Plumbing & Heating explains below.

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Spring A/C Maintenance Checklist: 8 Things You Must Do

Are you gearing up for spring cleaning? Don’t forget about your air conditioner! Many homeowners don’t realize they should inspect and clean their air conditioners before cranking them up in late spring. Unfortunately, neglecting this simple maintenance action can age your HVAC system far faster than you’d like to believe. If you’re not sure how to go about taking care of your air conditioner this spring, our team at Steve’s Plumbing & Heating breaks down the process below.

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4 Sneaky Signs That Your House Has a Plumbing Problem

Many plumbing problems are highly evident due to the telltale signs they produce. There are, however, several less obvious plumbing issues that never make a peep. And, if your plumbing system is suffering from one of the more sneaky signs of failure, you may have a water disaster on the horizon.

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6 Drain Maintenance Tips That Can Save Your Plumbing

Practicing proper drain maintenance can help you avoid unexpected plumbing disasters. The experts at Steve’s Plumbing & Heating in central Wisconsin detail simple tips to keep your pipes in great condition.

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4 Ways To Make Your Home More Energy Efficient

If you’ve been following global news, you know the conversation around climate change has been heating up (and apparently, so has our planet). As a result of the growing concern, many conscientious homeowners have begun searching for ways to improve their homes’ energy efficiency. Are you one of them?

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4 Dangers of DIY Plumbing Repair

When your plumbing acts up, it can be tempting to attempt a do-it-yourself fix. But, unless you’re trained in plumbing repair, trying to remedy the problem yourself is almost never a good idea. At Steve’s Plumbing & Heating, we know many homeowners attempt their own repairs to save both money and time, but unfortunately, many of those repairs end in disaster. If you’ve been scouring YouTube for fixes of your own, keep these X DIY plumbing repair dangers in mind. You might just end up saving yourself both time and money — that’s what you’re going for after all, right?

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Winter Pipe Leaks: 3 Reasons Prompt Plumbing Repair is Critical

Frozen pipes can cause catastrophic damage to your home if left unattended and unrepaired, so unless you love the idea of water damage remediation, prompt plumbing repair is critical. At Steve’s Plumbing & Heating, we know our central Wisconsin winter weather can be hazardous for your home’s plumbing. That said, we also know that with prompt attention, the majority of winter plumbing problems can be easily resolved. If you believe your pipes are leaking as a result of freezing weather, clogs, or age-related deterioration, immediate, professional attention to the matter could save you thousands of dollars in home repairs. Here’s why:

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