1. How to Install a Fireplace this Winter

    Now that the weather has taken a turn for the cold, as winter settles in, many people are investing in a New Year fireplace. If you don’t have an existing fireplace but have natural gas access, you can easily have gas pipes set up to host a cozy gas fireplace. If your home doesn’t currently have…Read More

  2. What is Hard Water and What Can You Do About It?

    What do you think of when you hear the term “hard water?” Do you imagine a film on your skin and hair when you get out of the shower or do you consider the dark stains in your toilet bowl? If these things describe your home, you likely have hard water, and perhaps you’ve been debating investin…Read More

  3. What is High-Pressure Water Jetting?

    At Culler Plumbing, one of the services that we offer is water jetting, but we often get asked what water jetting is and how it can benefit our customers. Water jetting is one of the many ways that we save our customers money. Sure, we could relieve a clog or a backup, knowing full well that we will…Read More

  4. Avoid Holiday Plumbing Emergencies

    The holiday season is upon us! That usually means extra visitors, parties with delicious food, and plumbing emergencies! During the holiday season, calls to plumbers increase dramatically. This may be due to “wet bandits” vandalizing homes, but is more often due to the increase in house guests o…Read More

  5. How to Know if Your Plumbing Problem Requires an Emergency Plumber

    Most plumbing services offer 24-hour emergency services, at a steep cost. Every person and family will have different priorities and tolerances as to what is an emergency and what isn’t. Most plumbers will be happy to oblige your after-hours requests. When your house is being flooded and there is …Read More

  6. Sump Pump 101

    If you have a basement or a crawl space, chances are good that you have a sump pump. Most people are not aware that they have one or how it functions unless it suddenly doesn't. In the deepest part of your basement or crawl space, there is about a two-foot deep hole that's about 18 inches wide; this…Read More

  7. How to Fix a Clogged Drain

    There you are, standing in an inch of dirty shower water in your tub because the water is draining out so slow. This happens every so often, no matter what kind of hair trap you use. You know it’s only a matter of time before your bathroom sink also begins to drain slower. You have a clogged drain…Read More

  8. Prepare Your Plumbing for Your Vacation

    Are you headed off to a warmer location for the winter? Will you be leaving your home for an extended period of time to visit friends and family during the holidays? Regardless of whether you are heading out for two week or two months, you need to know how to get your plumbing ready for your vacatio…Read More

  9. Signs That You Have Frozen Pipes

    Frozen pipes are a big problem for many people in the wintertime. The temperature is dropping, but you don't want to pay a large utility bill, so you keep the thermostat turned down in your home. While this may give you a break on your heating bill, it can lead to a frozen pipe, which can cause big …Read More

  10. More Fall Plumbing Tips from Our Fairview Heights Plumber

    There are a lot of wonderful things about the fall and the winter, like the holidays, family time, cozy nights by the fire, and so much more! Unfortunately, not everything about the fall and the winter is good. Not many people like the cold, and neither does your plumbing. In our last blog, our expe…Read More