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Slab Leak: Signs You Need A Plumber

Slab Leak: Signs You Need A Plumber

May 10, 2024

Austin Palmer Today, we’re diving into a topic that might not be the most thrilling, but is incredibly crucial for every homeowner to understand—slab leaks. Over here at Vaquero Plumbing, we’ve encountered our fair share of these issues, and while I’m no licensed plumber, I’ve picked up a thing or two about spotting the early…

Vaquero Plumbing Joins Leander Chamber of Commerce

Vaquero Plumbing Joins Leander Chamber of Commerce

May 2, 2024

Austin Palmer Hello, fellow Leander residents and plumbing enthusiasts! It’s an exciting time for us at Vaquero Plumbing. We’re thrilled to announce that we’ve officially joined the Leander Chamber of Commerce. This is a significant step for us, and we’re eager to dive into the many opportunities this new partnership will bring. Who We Are:…

What are the warning signs that I have a slab leak?

What are the warning signs that I have a slab leak?

April 30, 2024

Today, we’re diving into a topic that might sound a bit technical but is super important for any homeowner: slab leaks. Unexpected Spike in Your Water Bill Ever opened your water bill and almost dropped your coffee? Yeah, that sudden jump in cost could be your first clue that something’s amiss. A slab leak means…

Repiping: How to replace plumbing in an old house?

Repiping: How to replace plumbing in an old house?

April 26, 2024

Austin Palmer If you’ve ever lived in an old house, you know they’re full of character—and plumbing that sometimes seems as ancient as the pyramids! Repiping isn’t just about preventing leaks; it’s about making your home safer and more efficient. Let’s dive into how you can tackle this monumental task, whether you plan to DIY…

How Does a Tankless Gas Water Heater Work?

How Does a Tankless Gas Water Heater Work?

April 26, 2024

Austin Palmer Today, we’re diving into the magic behind tankless gas water heaters. You’ve probably heard of these gadgets as the sleek, efficient cousins of the old-school tank water heaters. If you’re curious about how these modern marvels work and whether they might be right for your home, you’ve come to the right place! What…

What are natural gas tankless water heaters?

What Are Natural Gas Tankless Water Heaters?

April 26, 2024

Austin Palmer Have you ever found yourself in the middle of a shower, soap in your hair, only to be blasted by icy water because someone else in the house just flushed the toilet? Or maybe you’ve cringed at your utility bill and wondered where you could cut costs. If so, it might be time…

Why Do You Really Need Plumbing Drain Cleaning Services?

April 24, 2024

Austin Palmer Hey there! Ever wondered why professional plumbers insist on the importance of regular drain cleaning services? Many folks think that as long as things seem to be flowing smoothly, all is well with their plumbing. But there’s more to it. Let’s dive into why you really need plumbing drain cleaning services! Drain Cleaning:…

What should I expect during a drain cleaning service?

What Should I Expect During a Drain Cleaning Service?

April 23, 2024

Austin Palmer Hey there! If you’ve stumbled upon this post, you might be facing the dreaded gurgle of a slow-draining sink, or perhaps you’re battling a stubborn clog that refuses to quit. As someone who’s navigated the murky waters of home maintenance, I want to share what you can expect when you call in the…

Can I install a water softener for washing machine?

Can I Install a Water Softener for My Washing Machine?

April 19, 2024

Austin Palmer   Hey there! If you’re constantly battling with stiff clothes, dull colors, and scale buildup in your washing machine, it might be time to consider a water softener. Many homeowners wonder if it’s practical or even possible to install a water softener specifically for their laundry machines. Well, I’m here to break down…

How to choose a water softener?

How to Choose a Water Softener: Expert Tips for Hard Water Solutions

April 19, 2024

Austin Palmer Hey there! If you’re tired of dealing with the pesky effects of hard water—like spots on dishes, stiff laundry, and a shower that leaves your skin feeling dry—you might be in the market for a water softener. As a professional plumber, I’ve seen firsthand the difference a water softener can make in a…