Hurricane Plumbing Preparation: Essential Tips for South Florida Homeowners

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South Florida homeowners know that hurricane season is a fact of life. With the potential for severe weather looming, safeguarding your home includes more than just securing windows and doors – your plumbing system also needs protection. By taking preventative measures, you can fortify your plumbing against the destructive force of hurricanes, keeping your home […]

Leak Detection Explained: Protecting Your Home from Costly Water Damage

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Is your home at risk of hidden water leaks? The seemingly innocuous drip of a faucet or a slightly higher water bill might be the first signs of a larger issue. With the advancement of technology, detecting these hidden leaks has become more precise, saving homeowners from expensive repairs. This article will delve into the […]

Clogged Kitchen Sink? Do’s and Don’ts When Attempting a Fix

Clogged Kitchen Sink? Do’s and Don’ts When Attempting a Fix

A kitchen sink is much more susceptible to clogging due to food and garbage that commonly find their way down the pipes. And while garbage disposals help to alleviate the likelihood of a clog, over time, the steady accumulation of waste will eventually lead to a clogged kitchen sink. Before you contact a plumber for […]

Is Your Toilet Hissing? Ignoring That Sound Can End Up Costing You Big

Is Your Toilet Hissing? Ignoring That Sound Can End Up Costing You Big

It’s happened to nearly all of us — you’ve walked into your bathroom and noticed a slight hissing sound coming from your toilet tank area. This sound is often ignored, but doing so could cost you with increased water bills over time. A faint hissing sound in the toilet tank is often due to a […]

Causes of an Increased Water Bill in South Florida

Causes of an Increased Water Bill in South Florida

Fluctuations to your monthly water bill are to be expected, but if you begin to notice consistent, elevated monthly charges without any changes in household showering, dishwashing or laundry habits, there may be a cause for concern. Below are some potential sources of leaks that homeowners need to be aware of to ensure they are […]

The Dangers of Sewer Gas in Your Home

The Dangers of Sewer Gas in Your Home

Sewer gas is a potentially deadly threat that often goes unnoticed until it’s too late. This colorless, odorless mixture of gases can accumulate in homes and other structures, posing serious risks to inhabitants. In this article, we will delve into the dangers of sewer gas, explore its composition, and discuss the steps you can take […]

How to Manage Dust Inside Your South Florida Home

How to Manage Dust Inside Your South Florida Home

Those who have lived in South Florida for any period of time can attest to the high levels of dust commonly found inside of their homes. There is strong evidence linking house dust to illnesses, as well as a person’s overall health and well-being. The most common particles found in house dust are mold, mildew, fungi, algae, […]

Repiping a Home In Florida: What You Need To Know

Repiping a Home In Florida: What You Need To Know

ust like anything else inside of a home, nothing lasts forever. This holds true when it comes to your home’s pipes. Over time, aging pipes can become brittle and decayed, making them more susceptible to failure, which can lead to catastrophic flooding. The type of material used and the structure’s age will be the two […]

WHOLE HOUSE WATER FILTRATION SYSTEMS BY HALO

WHOLE HOUSE WATER FILTRATION SYSTEMS BY HALO

Kyle Plumbing is pleased to offer HALO Whole Home water filtration systems for residential customers in Broward and Palm Beach Counties. Contact us today for a FREE, no obligation quote. The Benefits of a HALO Whole Home Water Filtration System HALO water filtration systems are a great way to improve the quality of your drinking water, protect […]

Polybutylene Piping in South Florida: What Homeowners Need to Know

Polybutylene Piping in South Florida: What Homeowners Need to Know

Polybutylene piping is a form of plastic resin that was used heavily during new construction from 1978 to 1995. If your South Florida home was built during this time, chances are, it includes this material throughout your interior piping system. Polybutylene has drawn heavy scrutiny for its extremely high failure rate and was even involved […]