Mark Carpenter Plumbing Blog : Archive for November, 2019

The Ways Boilers Send Heat Into Your Home

Monday, November 18th, 2019

radiant-heating-tubesWe have a history working with water heaters and boilers—we know all about circulating hot water around a house to either supply water to taps and appliances, or to provide winter warmth for the rooms. Today we’re looking at the boiler system and the different ways it can send heat into your house to keep your family comfortable all through winter. If you’re interested in installing one of these radiant heating systems in Clovis, NM or you have a current one that needs repairs, call us ASAP.

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The Shut-Off Valve for Your Plumbing: Do You Know Where It Is?

Monday, November 4th, 2019

water-main-shut-off-valveDo you have a special list of emergency numbers and a special emergency kit set aside? You probably do, since this is one of the basic household planning projects. But do you know where the shut-off valve for your home’s plumbing is located? This is an essential bit of knowledge for plumbing emergencies that threaten flooding—and it’s something you and all the adults in your house should know. You should also know how to use the shut-off valve, which isn’t always as straightforward as it sounds.

Once you’re armed with this vital information about the shut-off valve, you can help stop expensive water damage and massive water waste. You’ll have peace of mind as well.

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