Maynard Blog: Posts Tagged ‘Plumbing’

The Maynard Man’s Secret for Detecting Leaks

Monday, May 2nd, 2022
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There is a certain household problem that can happen at any time and, if not caught quickly, can cause quite a bit of property damage. What is this problem? A plumbing leak!

Leaks are oftentimes insidious. They can sneak up on homeowners, and not even make themselves known until severe damage has already happened. Fortunately, The Maynard Man is here to help.

Below, we’ve shared some leak detection secrets. To find the exact location and cause of your leak, you’ll want to call on our plumbers. However, it’s wise to know what indicators to watch out for that you actually have a leak, so you know when to call us. Read on!

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6 Signs of Sewer Line Trouble, From The Maynard Man

Monday, August 24th, 2020
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Imagine this scenario: You go to use a sink in the bathroom, and it’s slow to drain. It also smells a little funky. You reach for a bottle of liquid drain cleaner, pour it in, and walk away. Later that day, you go to use another sink in your house and have the same problem–should you trust that bottle of drain cleaner again, or is something more sinister going on?

The Maynard Man wants you to know that your drain problems could very well be spelling out a sewer line blockage or leak. When multiple drains throughout your home start backing up and/or emitting foul odors, it’s a serious sign that you shouldn’t ignore. It’s 1 of 6 signs we’re about to share below that you have some sewer line trouble and it’s time to call in a professional Nashville plumber!

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