10 Common Plumbing Mistakes to Avoid

Plumbing involves many of the essential systems in your home including, water, waste, heat, air conditioning, drainage, and irrigation. What happens when you’re met with an issue that shuts one (or many) of these systems down? While we always recommend calling a professional at Avis Plumbing there are precautions that can be taken to avoid […]

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Rising Energy Costs? How to Save for Summer

It is the season for rising energy costs, especially here in Southwest Florida. At Avis Plumbing and Air Conditioning, we have some tips to help you save money without sacrificing comfort during these hot summer days. Implement these tips to keep both your temperature and your energy bill from rising this summer: It’s Time To […]

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Lift Station Sensors: Different Types for Different Applications

Are you having problems with your current lift station level controls? Avis Plumbing and Air Conditioning may just have the cost effective solution you need to repair your lift station. In this article we will review several level sensing strategies, the advantages and disadvantages of each, as well as an option you may want to […]

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Noisy Pipes: What Do They Mean?

Are noisy pipes cause for concern? They certainly can be. Your plumbing is the kind of thing you don’t really think about too much until there’s an issue – then it can be difficult to think about anything else. Fortunately though, your plumbing system has ways of telling you about problems so you can deal […]

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Hard Water: Important Things To Know

Did you know that 85% of the US has hard water? Based on this statistic, it’s a pretty safe bet that the area you live in has hard water, too. Is Hard Water Bad? You might be wondering, what even is hard water? Water classified as “hard” contains large quantities of the minerals calcium and […]

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How To Handle Under Sink Leaks

Ever deal with a leak under your sink? The leak may go undetected for a while because they are commonly buried deep at the back of a seldom-used cabinet. By the time the leak is discovered, the water damage can be a costly mess. It’s best to get your local plumber on board once it […]

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In rainier-than-average climates such as Southwest Florida, having adequate commercial storm drains is essential. A properly functioning drain will collect and then redirect water away from your property via drainage lines. But once it is damaged or clogged, your business might be at real risk of property damage from flooding and backups. Storm drain cleaning […]

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How to Buy and Install Water-Efficient Plumbing Fixtures Here in Florida, water efficiency comes up a lot more often than it does elsewhere. And in the wake of natural disasters such as Hurricane Irma, we really learn what our plumbing systems can and can’t handle. In many cases, not only does water efficiency protect our […]

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