Common Drain Issues

You may be asking yourself, “Why is my drain still backed up? Why didn’t Drain-O work with to get rid of the blockage?” In the video above, Ken talks about four common problems the professionals at Reliable Basement & Drain deal with in the field. Common Problems with Drains Problem one is drainage issues. These…

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Gurgling Drains? What Does that Mean?

When you’re doing your laundry or running the dishwasher, do you ever hear your drains gurgling or making a “bubbling” sound? If so, you might want to have it looked at as that is not a normal sound for your plumbing to make. Why is My Plumbing Gurgling? There are a number of reasons as…

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Plumbing Codes – What to Know?

Plumbing Codes and Why They’re Important Maybe you or someone you know has hired a friend or a friend of a friend who has a little experience with plumbing to install a new feature to your plumbing or repair an issue. This can seem like a great way to save some money, but in reality,…

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What to Pay Attention to in Your Plumbing

What to Pay Attention to in Your Plumbing Replacing your plumbing is not something the average homeowner thinks about often – out of sight, out of mind. When there aren’t any issues, all is good, right? This might be the case, although there could be some underlying issues that can lead to a bigger issue…

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Loud Pipes in Your Plumbing?

So, you found yourself on this page because your pipes in your home are rattling or making noise all the time and you’re trying to figure out what is causing this. Is it a ghost? Of course not; more likely, it’s probably one of these things below… What Causes My Pipes to Rattle? Hydraulic Shock…

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Corroded Pipes?! Yikes!

Corroded Pipes?! Yikes! Do You have Corroded Pipes in Your Plumbing? If you have corroded pipes in your home, you’re not alone. Pipes can and most likely will rust over time naturally, but there are things that you can do to prevent or prolong that. Gas pipes, water lines, and sewer drains can all, for…

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Plumbing Tips for New Homeowners

  Top 5 Things New Homeowners Should Know About Plumbing 1. Know Where Your Water Shutoff Valve Is If you ever run into an emergency where a pipe is leaking or your water heater has burst, you need to know how to shut that water off to prevent further damage. 2. Know Where Your Gas…

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Wi-Fi Sump Pumps Prevent Flooding

What is a Sump Pump? A sump pump is a small yet powerful device that is typically installed in your basement or crawl space to prevent your home from flooding. A Wi-Fi sump pump can give you additional peace of mind with real-time updates. This is a great feature if you’re out of town, at…

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Smart Plumbing Fixtures

Smart Technology and Plumbing We’ve said it before, and we’ll say it again, technology in the plumbing industry is booming right now. There have been so many advancements in recent years that have allowed us to have more convenient, smarter plumbing fixtures that add simplicity and even accessibility into our daily lives. What Kind of…

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Tankless Water Heater Installation

Reliable Basement and Drain is your go-to contracting professional for all things plumbing, basement waterproofing, and more! We have two locations, one in Northern Ohio and one in Central Florida. Tankless Water Heaters in Ohio and Florida Over the past few months, tankless water heaters have become increasingly popular due to their endless supply of…

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