Northern Services Bear Hug Program 2023!
At Northern Services, we love being part of the community. We live in the places where we also work, so we know how important these communities are when it comes to supporting each other and helping each other out when times get tough. That’s why we offer the Bear Hug Program – because we […]
7 Fall Plumbing Tips You Need This Season
It’s fall once again, which means it’s time to pull on those cozy sweaters, sip hot cider, and prepare your plumbing for winter! That’s right: in between enjoying all that fall has to offer, it’s important to take some precautionary steps with your plumbing before temperatures drop below freezing. The good news is that these […]
So You Want to Renovate Your Kitchen — Now What About Your Plumbing?
Every homeowner has a long list of renovations they would like to do throughout their house to transform it into their dream home. At the top of the list generally consists of the most trafficked rooms in your home — your kitchen and bathroom. If you have decided to go with your kitchen first, bringing […]
Why Is My Sump Pump Running Even Though It’s Not Raining?
Picture this: you’re sitting in the kids’ playroom, pretending you’re locked in a cell tower guarded by a dragon while you’re waiting for your kids to valiantly come to your rescue when you hear faint grumbling sounds coming from the basement. You quickly put two-and-two together and know your kids haven’t gotten really good at […]
7 Reasons You Should Upgrade to a Tankless Water Heater
Do you still have that old, hulking monster in your basement that’s clanging, banging, and rattling away all day long? No, we’re not talking about a beast with claws and fangs. We’re actually referring to your old hot water heater. While your current tank heater may get the job done, it’s almost certainly costing you […]
How Do I Know It’s Time to Replace My Sewer Line?
When it comes to your home’s plumbing system, one area you may not consider most of the time is your sewer line. Your sewage pipes connect your house to the municipal sewer system and are designed to last a lifetime and, when maintained properly, only have to be replaced once every few decades. However, sometimes […]
Is It Time for a Pipe Replacement?
One of the last things you likely want to think about is a pipe replacement project in your home. After all, it can be costly and a major disruption to your daily routines. The good news is that you likely only need pipe repairs when you run into plumbing issues if your home is fairly […]
An Unwelcome Guest: 4 Reasons Mold Grows in Your Bathroom
You go into the guest bathroom to give your child a bath — only to stop short when you pull back the shower curtain. The tiles of the bathtub are covered in mold spots. How did this happen?
10 Signs You Need Professional Drain Cleaning
It happens to everyone at some point: you’re busy washing dishes, taking a shower, or running your garbage disposal when all of a sudden, a clogged drain stops you in your tracks. While some clogged drains can be taken care of with a plunger and some effort, there are a few signs that your drains […]
How Can I Prevent My Pipes from Freezing This Winter?
Frozen pipes are a property owner’s worst nightmare. They prevent access to water, require complicated professional repair, and are liable to burst, causing even more damage. Use these tips to protect your plumbing this winter.