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Keep up with Nick’s Plumbing & Air Conditioning Blog to learn expert tips about common plumbing and air conditioning problems and concerns. You’ll find useful information about plumbing and HVAC maintenance, repairs and more.

"Water Heater Costs"

What Does A Water Heater Cost?

Cost of Installing a Water Heater in Houston One of the most frequent questions we get at Nick’s Plumbing & Air Conditioning is “what does a water heater cost?" There are several factors that go into the answer, so we’re going to try and clear up a little of the confusion of a water heater…
Is Copper Pipe Installation Right For You?

Is Copper Pipe Installation Right For You?

Is It Time to Re-Pipe Your Home? The decision to re-pipe your home is a serious one, and a lot of variables must be considered. If your home is more than twenty-five years old and still has the original plumbing; an inspection by a reputable plumbing company is in order. Pin-hole leaks, poor quality workmanship…
"What is Hydrostatic Pressure Testing"

What is Hydrostatic Pressure Testing?

What is Hydrostatic Testing, and Why is it So Important? Hydrostatic testing is a process used for testing tanks and pipes for leaks. A hydrostatic test is performed by filling (pressurizing) the vessel or piping being examined and subsequently monitoring the level of pressurization for changes. If there is a lowering of pressure, there is…
"When to Replace Water Heater"

When to Replace a Water Heater

Chances are you never give your water heater a second thought until you find yourself taking a cold shower. While this is never a pleasant experience, it might not be the end of the world for your water heater. By their construction, water heaters are doomed to fail. You’re putting nature’s most effective solvent;…
"3 Signs Your Sewer Line is Clogged"

3 Signs Your Sewer Line is Clogged

Many issues can crop up regarding plumbing, everything from a toilet that continues to run to a dripping faucet to a clogged toilet can be unpleasant to deal with, but a particularly nasty situation is a sewer line clog. Clogs are caused by too much volume, debris, inappropriate items being flushed, or tree roots growing…
What To Do During A Plumbing Emergency

What To Do During A Plumbing Emergency

Houston winters are getting colder and colder; no wonder homeowners are worried. With hard freeze warnings that specifically caution that temperatures could cause damage to exposed pipes, people imagine the worst and wonder how a frozen pipe could burst when they least expect it. While many of us have always dreamed of a home…
What is Hydro Jetting Drain Cleaning?

What is Hydro Jetting Drain Cleaning?

Hydro Jetting (also known as ‘jetting’) is a pipe-clearing process that employs pumps and flexible hoses to propel high-pressure water jets. These water jets break down the build-up in the walls of your plumbing system using specialized attachments to scrape the built-up grease and other waste off and flush it away, restoring the full bore…
"Which Water Heater Is Right for You?"

Which Water Heater Is Right for You?

It’s inevitable. At some point, you’ll start to notice the warning signs that your water heater needs replacing. Is your water no longer as hot as it used to be? Does your water heater seem to be communicating with you through rumbling and banging sounds every time you use it? You may discover that your…
The Importance of Plumbing Maintenance

The Importance of Plumbing Maintenance

Maintaining the plumbing in your home is not an optional task. It’s something you must do to keep the need for costly emergency plumbing repairs at bay. At Nick’s Plumbing and Air Conditioning Services, we take plumbing maintenance seriously. You wouldn’t think of driving your car for years without changing the oil, why would you…
Choosing a Local Contractor in Houston

Choosing a Local Contractor in Houston

If you follow Nick’s Plumbing and Air Conditioning Services on our social media platforms, you already know that we are here in Houston, in the wake of Hurricane Harvey, to service all your plumbing needs. Several members of our Nick’s Plumbing & Air Conditioning family have been directly affected by the recent storm’s wrath, as…
Plumbing Company vs. Plumber

Plumbing Company vs. Plumber

In the State of Texas, it is illegal for anyone that is a licensed plumber to advertise, offer, to perform, or provide plumbing services without owning a plumbing company. To own or operate a plumbing company you must have a Responsible Master Plumbers License (RMP). Without this designation, you do not have a company. Furthermore, a…

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