Posts in the Plumbing Category

Water Heaters: How old is too old?

Water Heaters: How old is too old? A quick guide to calling it quits with your antiquated tank water heater It’s big. It’s old. Sometimes it grants you hot showers. When is it time to break things off with your tank water heater and take the tankless plunge? Probably sooner, rather than later. Let’s consider […]

PVC Pipes: Making Connections

PVC Pipes: Making Connections Maybe your leaky bathroom faucet needs a new joint. Maybe you have too many bikes in your garage and you want to build your own bike rack. Maybe that soccer goal Santa was supposed to deliver never showed. No matter the project, connecting PVC piping is simple. PVC stands for polyvinyl […]

Hard Water = Easy Fix

Hard Water = Easy Fix “By the time we get the call, the homeowner is either seeing brown water or they have a leak,” says Jimmie Dale, your expert on Dallas plumbing issues at Baker Brothers Plumbing and Air Conditioning. The harder your water, the more sediment buildup you’ll find in your water heater. That […]

Update your Bathroom with a Fresh Look

Update your Bathroom with a Fresh Look We spend an hour of our day on average in the bathroom. That’s a sizable amount of time spent in the same place. And we all know someone who manages to double the average. For that special bathroom lover in your life and for all the hours of […]

Bathroom Plumbing 101

Bathroom Plumbing 101 You use it every day. Some days you frequent your bathroom multiple times. If your bathroom is out of order or running with less efficiency than expected, your life will often follow suit. Staying on top of leaks and aging fixtures can help you keep your bathroom in tiptop working shape. The […]

Toilet Cleaning and Maintenance

Toilet Cleaning and Maintenance Runny nose, fever, cough … you think you are under the weather? Sometimes your toilet needs a checkup too. Baker Brothers Plumbing is here to provide you with our expert care in this week’s edition of The Toilet Doc: Cleaning and Maintenance Like all heavy-use fixtures in your home, your toilet […]

5 Plumbing Myths Debunked

5 Plumbing Myths Debunked 1. MYTH: Lemons and other citrus are perfect for your garbage disposal. Although they produce a pleasing odor in your kitchen, lemons and citrus can damage your disposal. The citric acid in lemons and oranges corrode the metal components that make up your disposal. Instead of citric fruit, clean your disposal […]

Clear Your Drain, No Matter What’s Stuck In It

Clear Your Drain, No Matter What’s Stuck In It Hey Dallas, you can always call us here at Baker Brothers Plumbing and Air Conditioning when your kitchen or bathroom drain is clogged. A clogged drain is the leading cause of water damage in homes, and if a problem ever arises, we can be on the […]

How to Repair a Leaky Kitchen Faucet

How to Repair a Leaky Kitchen Faucet Drip. Drip. Drip. Nothing is quite a bother like a leaky faucet. If you have waited too long and are already tortured out of your mind, call Baker Brothers to repair your faucet immediately. If this is a recent issue and you feel like putting on your handyman […]