Category: Plumbing

This is the second half of an article about water heater code.  These codes specify where and how a water heater must be installed. Al’s Plumbing, Heating & A/C in Plano, Texas provides maintenance & repairs for all brands of Central A/C, Gas & Electric Furnace, and Heat Pumps.  Additionally we sell and install new […]

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Al’s Plumbing, Heating & A/C in Plano, Texas provides maintenance & repairs for all brands of Central A/C, Gas & Electric Furnace, and Heat Pumps.  Additionally we sell and install new HVAC Systems from American Standard (same company as Trane), Ameristar (same company as American Standard) and Coleman HVAC (same company as York HVAC). Al’s […]

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Whole House Water Filtration Systems If you would like Far More Pure water in you home (than as it comes from its source) Al’s Plumbing and HVAC has the answer.  Al’s installs Whole House Water Filters. BENEFITS: Clean, great-tasting water from every tap in your home by removing 97% of chlorine. Top chefs say using filtered […]

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Garbage Disposal: E-Z Fixes And When Replacement Is Needed Al’s sells & Installs WolverineBrass Garbage Disposals Check These Things Before Calling For Garbage Disposal Replacement If your garbage disposal suddenly stops working, it does not necessarily have to be replaced.  We have detailed several easy fixes below.  Try these before calling for a replacement. 1. […]

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Rheem Water Heaters Professional Series (Al’s) -VERSUS- Performance Series (big box store)  Rheem Professional Series Water Heaters                                             Rheem Performance Series       Al’s Sells Only Rheem Professional Series Water Heaters   Professional™ Series Water Heaters Are […]

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Al’s Sells Only The Rheem Professional Grade Water Heater Al’s Plumbing will replace any brand of water heater located anywhere in your home.   We sell only Rheem Professional Grade water heaters.  If it doesn’t say Professional on the label at the top, it’s not Professional-Grade. What is Special About Rheem Professional Grade? Water heaters begin […]

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PLUMBING TERMS GLOSSARY When You Need To Know What A Plumbing Term Means, Use Our Handy Plumbing Terms Glossary ABS: Acrylonitrile Butadiene Styrene. A black plastic pipe used in plumbing for drains and vents. ABSORPTION FIELD: A leeching or seeping field engineered to receive septic tank effluent. ACRYLIC:  A thermoplastic used on the surface of bathtubs and […]

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When A Low Price Plumbing Repair Is No Bargain A Low Priced Repair Becomes Wasted Money If The Repair Fails & Must Be Done All Over Again Some Some Plumbing Problems Cause Additional Problems  — Slab Leaks Can Lead To Foundation Damage Al’s Plumbing, Heating & A/C Was Called To A Home Because A Recent […]

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A SLAB LEAK Is Caused By A Leaking Water-Supply Pipe — 17 Signs You Have One A Slab Leak Is Caused By A Leaking Water-Supply Pipe Under Your Home   Your Water Pipes Are In The Soil Underneath Your Home’s Slab Foundation The Term Slab Leak Is Commonly Heard In DFW,  It can be caused by […]

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Whole-House Sewer Clog         It’s not uncommon.  Yesterday everything seemed fine.  Today every drain is backed up.  What happened?   A Whole-House Sewer Clog… In many cases, the problem was building over time, and eventually a Whole-House Sewer Clog has occurred.   In some cases, the problem happened all at once due […]

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