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Nov 16 16
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Fall Plumbing Tips!

Here’s a great fall plumbing tip.  Once the leaves are done falling – make sure to clean out gutters, window wells and yard drains. The compacted leaves hold water and slow the flow of water away from your home. By cleaning these out you can avoid stoppages in your sewer and drain lines.

Jun 15 16
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Another helpful tip

If you’re going to be away from your home for several days, turning down your water heater is a great way to save energy. Don’t forget to turn it back up when you return!

Mar 2 16
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Spring Is Coming But The Cold Is Still Here

Leave the Faucets On If the temperatures are freezing, turning on your faucets — both indoors and out — can keep water moving through your system and slow down the freezing process. *No need to waste: Aim for about five drips per minute.

Oct 16 15
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Keep an eye on your hot water heater.

Check your water heater and hot water supply to ensure the temperature is lowered to around 120 F. Not too low, but a few degrees will shave a little something off the utility bills and help offset the seasonal increase in electricity usage Here’s a useful diagram to make sense of the dial on heater:

Aug 5 15
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Know How to Shut Off Your Water

Know How to Shut Off Your Water! Usually this can be shut off at the meter. This is where the water supply comes into the home or business. You may have a separate shut off at the meter and at the house.  Everyone should know where these shut off valves are, and how to operateREAD MORE

Jun 8 15
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Checkout Our New Gallery!

We’re proud to announce the addition of our newly updated and responsive gallery. Have a look and checkout some examples of our work!   Check it Out

May 11 15
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New 2015 Site Launch!

Steven Lutz Studios launches the new redesign/development of our site! Our site has large, clear call to actions and showcases past work and testimonials. Requesting an appointment and getting relevant information has never been easier. If you’re looking for any type of plumbing or heating work don’t hesitate to get in touch!

Dec 31 14
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Happy Holidays and Happy New Year!

Happy Holidays and Happy New Year from Everyone at Rudco!

Nov 28 14
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Happy Thanksgiving!

Happy Thanksgiving! – As it gets colder remember that water pipes located next to outside walls are often subjected to freezing temperatures. Any plumbing in a garage or other unheated area such as a crawlspace should be wrapped or insulated.

Jul 20 14
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Check out our updated Testimonial Page!

Check out our updated Testimonial Page to hear what great things our customers have to say!

Jun 16 14
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Summer Plumbing Tip from Rudco:

Summer Plumbing Tip from Rudco: • Remember not to submerge your garden hose in the pool when filling it up; as this can cause a back-flow into your residential drinking water.  

Jun 4 14
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Water Saving Tips – How Much Water Does Your Toilet Flush?

May 28 14
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Remember to check your toilet flapper:

Remember to check your toilet flapper: • Toilet flapper seals that have mineral deposits or a flapper that is damaged can lead to water running continuously and can increase your water bill. Clean the flapper seal of the deposits or replace the flapper to fix the issue.

May 22 14
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Another Tip from Rudco:

Another Tip from Rudco: • Extend the life of your hot water heater by draining 3-5 gallons of water out once a year. A water heater that is maintained will last longer and work more efficiently.

May 21 14
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Spring Plumbing Tips:

Spring Plumbing Tips from Rudco: • Remember to periodically check your faucets for drips or leaks. Make repairs to save water. • Make sure to check your hose bibs to make sure water is flowing freely. If an outdoor faucet drips or if there is a leak inside when you first go to use theREAD MORE

May 20 14
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Schedule Appointments Online

Customers Can Now Schedule Appointments Online: Make appointments online through our website.