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Slab Watering (adding water as needed) And Moisture-Management (diverting excess rainwater away) Help To Protect Your DFW Home’s; Foundation, Water, and Sewer Pipes.  This Article Is About Slab-Watering & Moisture Management.  Without these efforts in place — Slab Bending will occur frequently  Slab Bending is when the corners and edges of the slab are higher […]

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Can Drano Harm Pipes? YES.   In this article, we provide details of how Draino can damage the 3 most common sewer pipes materials.  In the last section, we’ll tell you how to determine which sewer pipes material your home has.  Al’s Plumbing, in Plano, Texas Provides Full-Service Plumbing; Maintenance, Repairs, and Replacements For Every Plumbing […]

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This Article Details 40+ Signs That You Have A Slab Leak.  Part 2 (link provided) describes how to Minimize The Risk Of Slab Leaks + Slab Damage With Slab Watering (to maintain consistent soil-moisture along the outside edges of the house).  Al’s Plumbing, Heating, & A/C — in Plano, TX provides full-service plumbing; maintenance, repairs, […]

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Al’s Plumbing, Heating & A/C in Plano, Texas provides full-service plumbing; maintenance, repairs, & replacements for every plumbing component in your home.  Al’s sells and installs gas & electric water heaters. Al’s also provides maintenance & repairs for all brands of; Central A/C, Gas & Electric Furnace, and Heat Pumps.  Additionally, we sell and install […]

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This is Part-2 Of Our 2-Part Article. Describes WHEN & WHY You May Need To Shut Your Home’s Water Off To Prevent Damage To The Home. Part-1 Of Our 2-Part Article — Describes WHERE The Main Water Shutoff IS LOCATED For DFW Homes. Click Here For Part-1: AlsPlumbing.com WHERE Is Your DFW Home’s Main Water […]

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This is Part-1 Of Our 2-Part Article — Describing WHERE Your DFW Home’s Main Water Shutoff Is Located. Part-2 Describes Times & Events WHEN You May Need To Shut Off The Water — At The Main Water Shutoff. To Prevent Damage To The Home. Click Here To Go To Part-2: AlsPlumbing.com WHEN You May Need To Turn […]

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Click Here To Read Part 1 (of 2): AlsPlumbing.com Water Heater Installation Texas Code Part 1 (of 2) This is Part-2 (of 2) about Water Heater Codes For Installation.   Al’s Plumbing, Heating & A/C in Plano, Texas offers full-service plumbing; maintenance, repairs, and replacements for every plumbing component in your home.  Al’s sells and installs gas […]

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This is Part-1 Of Our Two-Part Article Describing Texas Water Heater Installation – With Plumbing Codes Compliance.  After a Plumbing Permit is issued — the water heater inspection will be performed to ensure the installation is; code compliant, safe, and reliable. Al’s Plumbing, Heating & A/C in Plano, Texas provides maintenance & repairs for all […]

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  Image Source: Shutterstock This article discusses the Required Venting Changes For A Gas Water Heater — when installing any new gas furnace (standard or high-efficiency) in a home built before 1987 — IF the home has a shared exhaust vent (serves both the gas furnace & water heater).  Most pre-1987 homes have a shared […]

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This Is An In-Depth Analysis Of Texas’ Feb 2021 Electricity Crisis.   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 […]

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