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08 Oct How to Prevent Pipe Bursts

How to Prevent Pipe Bursts With cold weather around the corner, one of the biggest plumbing incidents is a burst water or sewerage pipe. This problem causes severe damage to the property, furniture, and fixtures. It also puts ones home at high risk of such issues...

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A hot water heater blanket can save you money every month! Learn more with Ben Franklin!

12 Sep What is a Hot Water Heater Blanket?

What is a Hot Water Heater Blanket? Do I need a hot water heater blanket? This is a question many often ask themselves. To accurately answer this question, a simple understanding of what is a hot water heater blanket is vital. A hot water heater blanket is...

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Ben Franklin NWA Plumbing is able to assist with common sewer lines.

08 Aug Common Sewer Line Problems

Common Sewer Line Problems When sewer line problems strike, you can count on the crew at Benjamin Franklin Plumbing. As dedicated sewer technicians, we use special tools and tactical methods to pinpoint and resolve the most common problems that impact plumbing lines above ground and underground. Because...

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Ben Franklin NWA plumber explains how to remove a shower drain cover.

25 Jul How To Remove A Shower Drain Cover

How To Remove A Shower Drain Cover A shower drain cover is great for preventing things like loose pieces of jewelry, hair clips, bathroom razor blades, and shampoo caps from slipping down into the drain. They aren't great at stopping hair though. Over time, hair accumulates...

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Learn more about a leaking toilet with ben franklin NWA plumbers.

20 Jun How Do I Stop My Leaking Toilet?

How Do I Stop My Leaking Toilet? You might have noticed that your water bill continues to rise, despite your best efforts to conserve water. This is troubling if you already time your showers, use a water-efficient washer machine and have succulents in your front yard....

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Learn what a P Trap is with Ben Franklin NWA plumbers.

06 Jun What is a P Trap?

What is a P Trap? You've probably noticed curved shape pipes, also known as P Traps, connected to each sink and open drain in your home and have thought nothing of it. However, as it turns out, these U shaped pipes actually serve an important purpose....

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A water softener rids dishes of hard water stains, learn about water softener installation with Ben Franklin NWA plumbers!

23 May How Does A Water Softener Work?

How Does A Water Softener Work? Hard water is a reality that many of us live with in our homes. Hard water leaves dishes splotchy and quickly wears away the softness of clothes. Is there a way to get rid of these irritating splotches and soften...

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