Smart Home Plumbing Advances Personalize Water Use Smart home plumbing advances have taken on the Internet of Things. This continues to impact many of our everyday appliances and home systems with improvements and upgrades that make use of smart technology. Have you heard about the refrigerator that sends you a text message telling you to buy… Read more about Smart Home Plumbing Advances
Historical Houston Plumbing Repair Historical Houston neighborhoods are suffering the effects of aging infrastructure. Many neighborhoods are over 100 years old which means that water and sewer lines are most likely original piping. Settegast is a neighborhood in Houston, TX that was settled in 1892 by German immigrant brothers William J. and Julius J. Settegast.… Read more about Historical Houston Plumbing Repair Project
Hearing water drip under your sink is an easy problem to find. Wet spots on the ceiling is a good indication of a pinhole leak. But what about underground leaks in your drain and sewer system? What if they’re under your slab? The good news is TDT Plumbing has the technology and experience to pinpoint… Read more about When and Why TDT Plumbing Chooses Tunneling to Repair Sewer Pipe Leaks
Plumbing has evolved. TDT Plumbers often find galvanized steel, copper, PVC, or a mix of these pipes in homes when investigating leaks. A tubing called “cross-linked polyethylene,” or PEX is an increasingly popular repiping option. While each type of pipe has unique benefits, PEX has properties that the others don’t. PEX Repiping Flexibility PEX is… Read more about PEX Repiping vs Traditional Plumbing Pipes
School Pipe Leak Repair with Minimal Downtime One school pipe leak is a headache, but when there are more than one it’s a crisis situation. On top of that, there was a concern for drinking water quality. St. Mary’s Cathedral in Amarillo discovered pinhole leaks that were ruining plaster and causing mold to grow. With… Read more about School Pipe Leak Repair With Minimal Downtime
Under Slab Foundation Pipe Leak The foundation you choose for your new home boils down to personal preference and budget. A slab foundation is a household choice in most parts of the US, especially in Houston as it requires the least amount of lot prep to begin building. By definition, a home’s foundation is the… Read more about Under Slab Foundation Pipe Leak
Commercial Pipe Repair Solutions Commercial pipe repair solutions now have options for repairing leaking potable water lines, industrial wastewater pipe, broken sewer lines or pipe transmitting natural gas. There are a number of choices for non-invasive pipe coating and lining technology applications. TDT Plumbing is well known for its expertise in rehabbing pipe with in-place… Read more about Commercial Pipe Repair Solutions
PEX Pipe Is Vulnerable Rodents Chewing Through PEX Pipe is a common problem in our area. It doesn’t matter how old your home is, if you have an attic, you need to watch for rodent damage to PEX Pipe or PVC. If you’re hearing rustling noises coming from the attic, it’s time to do an… Read more about Are Rodents Really Chewing Through PEX?