Why Does My Sink Smell Bad?

water from sink that smells bad

A foul odor coming from your sink drain is an unpleasant and perplexing problem. The unpleasant scent may linger in your kitchen or bathroom, making everyday tasks uncomfortable and leaving you wondering, “Why does my sink drain smell?” From food particles and grease buildup to bacterial growth and plumbing issues, there are various reasons why your sink drain might emit … Read More

How Does a Tankless Water Heater Work?

Tankless water heater

Did you know that heating water accounts for 30% of the average homes’ energy budget? You do have options when it comes to picking a water heater and tankless heaters are 20% more efficient when compared to tank heaters.

Your Pipes Might Be Failing, Here’s How You Can Tell

Did you know that pipes have an average lifespan of about 50 years? If your home is old or the plumbing has not been updated, your pipes most likely have issues. Even 10-year-old pipes can start showing their age and compromise the flow of water to your home and appliances.

Is It Time For Tankless?

So what is a tankless water heater? Hear it straight from the source in this interview with Jeff Chapman.

Employee Spotlight: Meet Matt Harrold

Chapman Employee

This month our employee spotlight is on Plumbing Field Supervisor, Matt Harold. Learn more about Matt, his experience in the plumbing industry and his professional opinion when it comes to water heater options all month long.

Geothermal Energy for Your Home

Efficient and economical, geothermal energy heats, cools and cuts fossil fuel use at home. Whether you’re in sunny Florida, or snowy Indiana, a ground-fed climate system can free you from fluctuating energy prices and save money on bills immediately. It sounds a little strange, but here’s how it works. What many people don’t realize is that the temperature below ground … Read More

Should You Invest in a Home Warranty?

Buying a home is a big investment. When you decide to take the next step and purchase a home,  you will be offered the opportunity to purchase a home warranty. The purpose of a home warranty is to give you the peace of mind that if any part of the home fails, it can be fixed affordably. But sometimes, that’s … Read More

ACCA Conference & IE3 Expo

Jeff and Chris are attending the 2015 ACCA Conference & IE3 Expo this week! ACCA is the only national, non-profit organization of, by and for the small businesses that design, install and maintain indoor environment and building performance systems. The association is made up of more than 60,000 professionals and 4,000 businesses in the indoor environment and energy services community. … Read More

Why Water Softeners are Important for Your Plumbing

Hard water can make daily tasks like showering, doing laundry and washing your dishes unbearable. Hard water can also decrease the lifespan of your plumbing. So what’s the solution to your hard water woes? A water softener will help decrease the amount of calcium and magnesium in your water and keep your dishes and plumbing in great shape. Hard water … Read More

Start Your Spring Cleaning Early!

The wait is over! You can finally leave your house without wearing 10 layers of clothing and still shivering. Spring is here which means it’s time to get organized. Get started on your spring cleaning early this year with our spring cleaning check list. 1. Dust Your Home Grab your duster and get to work! Dust gathers all over your … Read More