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May 15, 2018

Reasons You Should Schedule Hydro-Jetting This Spring

Clogs are a very common plumbing problem that most people experience in their life. Smaller, less severe clogs often go away on their own. More severe clogs, however, can quickly worsen. When it comes to cleaning and clearing your drains, you want to be sure that you are doing it safely. Your pipes, depending on the age, material, and condition, should be handled gently. Hydro-jetting safely removes buildup and flushes it out of your system. Here are some other ways ... Read More
April 27, 2018

MillTown and Partners Gives Back To Their Community!

  "Giving back to a community that needs help is something we strive to do everyday" The Paul Center in Chelmsford, Ma is a place that everyone here at MillTown, hold special to our hearts. The Paul Center is dedicated to assisting individuals with disabilities in developing their maximum potential and independence. Milltown understands the value of a helping hand and appreciates organizations that bring positive change and support to individuals in need, which is why we spent a day doing onsite volunteer work ... Read More
April 16, 2018

Benefits of Switching to a Ductless Mini Split System

Are you looking for a cost-effective and environmentally friendly way to cool and heat your home? If so,  you should consider installing a ductless mini-split system. This type of heating and cooling system consists of two main components: a compressor/condenser, which is located outdoors, and one or more evaporators, which are located in various rooms — or zones — in the home. Here’s how you can benefit from a ductless mini-split system:
  • Easy installation. Unlike central air that relies on ... Read More
March 30, 2018

Benefits of a Spring Camera Inspection from Milltown Plumbing

Spring can cause a wide range of plumbing issues in your home or business, so you should always be prepared. Most of your plumbing is hidden between walls or buried underground, so a plumber used to have to cut into the area. Luckily, camera inspections are now available! This is a non-invasive method for plumbers to detect plumbing problems. If you suspect something is seriously wrong with your plumbing, you can benefit from a thorough inspection. Maintaining your plumbing is important, ... Read More
March 16, 2018

Common Causes of Clogged Drains

Clogged drains are an inconvenient problem that can develop into a serious threat to your home and your health. At the first sign of a clog or backup, you should call a Milltown Plumbing professional to assess the situation. When your wastewater can’t exit your property it will begin overflowing through your drains. This can lead to standing water, waste, and other contaminants in sinks, toilets, and showers. Not only is this unhealthy, but it can result in costly water damage as ... Read More
February 28, 2018

Warning Signs That Your Main Sewer Line Needs Repair

No homeowner wants to deal with dysfunctional plumbing, especially when it can cost thousands in repairs. Your homes plumbing goes beyond just the pipes inside your house to the main sewer line that connects to them. Most major plumbing problems usually happen on the main line, and it’s best to avoid them as much as possible. Damaged sewer lines can result in bathrooms flooded with sewage, busted pipes, and costly repairs.

Signs Your Main Line is in Trouble

It can difficult to ... Read More
February 14, 2018

Ten Things to Consider Before a New Furnace Installation

Time and use eventually wear down even the best of appliances, including your furnace. Most are built to last up to 20-30 years, but if yours is over 15, it may be time to consider replacements. Older furnaces aren’t just a costly nuisance, but a safety hazard, putting you at risk of a house fire or carbon monoxide poisoning. A new model can be expensive, so before you go shopping, it’s a good idea to review a few things with ... Read More
January 30, 2018

How Your Body Can Tell Something Is Wrong With Your Furnace

The winter months have settled in, and it’s highly likely that you are using your gas furnace more than ever! During this time, it would be especially problematic if your heating system were to fail. Your furnace is essential for keeping you and your family in a safe, warm environment during the harsh cold that winter brings. Because your heat is so important, you should be sure that your furnace is working properly at all times. Just like ... Read More

January 20, 2018

What Can Go Wrong if Leaks Go Undetected?

No homeowner wants to deal with a leak, but they can happen at any time. Whether something goes wrong with your home’s plumbing, roof, or foundation, a leak can quickly become a costly problem if left undetected. Finding the source of the leak isn’t always as easy as following a trail of unwanted water. The worst of leaks require professional help just to find where it’s coming from. Hidden leaks left untreated can result in toxic mold and mildew, major ... Read More
January 15, 2018

Dangers Of An Old Furnace

The health and wellbeing of your family is a service provider’s top priority when they perform any maintenance or installation in your home. From start to finish, a professional will do everything they possibly can to ensure that your comfort and safety remains long after they have gone. Despite an HVAC specialist’s hard work and dedication to your home and family, it’s impossible for them to completely eliminate room for error.

There’s always a possibility that ... Read More