Protect Your Plumbing During the Summer Heat

Welcome to another scorching-hot summer in Southwest Florida! While we experience heat all year long here in Florida, there’s no doubt that the next few months tend to be the worst of it. In the summer months, your air-conditioning unit bears the brunt of its impact, but have you ever considered what the heat might […]

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Your water heater is generally hidden out of sight in your home, so it may be difficult to tell whether you need water heater replacement. While problems with your unit are often a sign that you simply need repairs, it may also indicate your unit is too worn to continue running. Call Avis Plumbing & […]

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It may seem odd to clean the appliance that cleans your dishes, but yes, dishwashers should be regularly cleaned!  If your dishwasher seems to not be performing well, causing spots on your glasses, or even gives off a strange smell, chances are it can all be solved by giving it a quick clean.  Over time, […]

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Tips to Prepare for the Rainy Season

With summer right around the corner, so is the rainy season in Southwest Florida. Usually spanning from May through November, the summer and fall months bring larger amounts of rain and possibly hurricanes. During this time, homeowners run the risk of water damage and costly repairs if they haven’t kept up with their home’s regular […]

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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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Leaky sinks are an extremely common problem in homes not only in Cape Coral and Fort Myers, but across the country. Most of the time, the problem goes ignored for days, weeks — even years. After all, the sound of dripping water is annoying, but hardly that big of an issue, right? Actually, a leaky […]

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Today, many people take on home do-it-yourself projects in an attempt to save a few bucks and perhaps learn a new skill in the process.  If you need water heater installation, you may be tempted to do a quick internet search and try to go through the process on your own. But if you want […]

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Nothing lasts forever, and that includes the plumbing pipes in your home. Fortunately for home owners, the majority of pipe materials perform well for decades. However, when that lifespan is reached, pipes may start to leak. To prevent leaks, use the chart below to determine if your home’s plumbing lifespan is adequate or if water […]

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