Billy Bell's Plumbing Blog

5 Ways to Protect Your Pipes During the Winter

5 Ways to Protect Your Pipes During the Winter

If you live in Georgia, you know that the weather doesn't dip into the freezing range very often. However, when things do start to freeze, your plumbing needs to be prepared to weather the storms. After all, you only need one unexpected night of freezing temperatures...

Benefits of Tank Risers

Benefits of Tank Risers

Many old septic tanks don't have risers; instead, they have an access point that's buried, often under several feet of dirt, in your backyard. But your septic maintenance company can likely easily retrofit the tank with a riser to make things easier for everyone....

3 Possible Reasons Your Water Bill Is Increasing

3 Possible Reasons Your Water Bill Is Increasing

Unless you are part of the 13 million households that have a private well, you are likely paying a monthly bill for your home's water usage. This monthly cost may range according to your family's specific water use, but it is generally easy to budget for....

3 Clear Indications Your Water Heater Is Done

3 Clear Indications Your Water Heater Is Done

Your water heater is like a silent warrior in your home, providing you and your family with hot water whenever you need it. Over time, this silent warrior can get worn out. You should know the signs of when your water heater is reaching the end of its life so you can...

3 Plumbing Emergencies You Should Never Ignore

3 Plumbing Emergencies You Should Never Ignore

Throughout your home ownership, you may encounter some plumbing problems that eventually require professional assistance, including common issues like clogged drains, poor water pressure, and other plumbing annoyances. But a plumbing emergency is a situation in your...