4 Signs You’re Overdue for a Whole Home Repipe

Are you experiencing more plumbing problems than normal? Maybe you’ve noticed that your water is brown, or that pipe leaks in your home are becoming more and more frequent. While these could just be signs of a malfunctioning water heater, or tree roots that have spread into a small section of pipe, these could also…


Drain Cleanouts: Helping You Drain Your Home’s Main Vein

When you think of your home’s many creature comforts, which ones immediately come to mind? Is it your A/C system? Your heater during the winter, maybe? It could be that it’s your shower. Maybe you just love your backyard. These are all good things, and they all make us feel a little more comfortable in…


What Does It Mean if Your Hot Water is Cloudy?

You grab a glass from your cabinet and head over to your kitchen sink. You turn on the cold water and fill your glass, only to notice that you can’t see through the water at all. Instead, you find yourself looking through a milky, white cloud that has taken the place of your usually clear…


The 7 Cringiest Toilet Gag Gifts You Can Actually Buy on Amazon

Are you looking for that perfect gift for your friend, family member, or even for that special someone close to your heart? Well, why not surprise them with a little toilet humor! Gifting something from this list will ensure that your loved ones are reminded of you every single day- as they sit down to…


Is Your Water Heater Making A Hissing Noise? Here’s What to Do.

Chances are you’re here because your water heater is making some weird noises. We get all kinds of calls about weird water heater noises, ranging from water heaters whistling, to water heaters sounding like they’re full of rocks, and yes, we even get calls about water heaters sounding like hissing snakes. If your water heater…


The 9 Craziest Things for Your Shower on Amazon

Are you looking to add a bit of personality to your shower accessories? Or maybe you just want to gasp and laugh at some of the weird things that other people are putting in their showers? Either way, we have a lineup of some funny shower accessories that are sure to crack you up. Check…


How to Pick the Perfect Faucet for Your Home

Whether the faucet in question is in your bathroom, your kitchen or tucked into your wet bar, a quick change can go a long way to sprucing up a room. More importantly, if you’ve got a leaky faucet on your hands, you owe it to the environment (and your wallet!) to replace it! Online shopping…


How to Make your Water Heater Last Longer

Making your water heater last longer is all about making it work more efficiently. As with any piece of equipment, using it less means that it will inherently last longer before it needs maintenance and replacement. At Simpson Plumbing, we are pleased to offer our customers a comprehensive plumbing maintenance plan that can make the…

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What’s the Difference Between Waste Pipes and Soil Pipes?

There are a lot of pipes that carry water into your home, and about as many pipes that carry waste water (and other stuff) back out of it. But did you know that there are specific types of pipes for bringing waste out of your home? It’s true! And the differences between waste pipes and…


What Makes Water Heaters Explode?

Imagine it. You come home from a long weekend, or perhaps just a long day at the office and begin making dinner. Pour yourself a glass of wine, relax. The kids are doing their homework. Everything is going pretty well. You go to turn on some hot water to rinse out a few dishes and…