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Which Foods Can Go Down Your Garbage Disposal? Here Are the Do’s and Don’ts

June 26, 2023

Garbage disposals offer so much convenience – just rinse the food off your plate, flip a switch, and it all goes away… right? This device, invented in 1927 by John W. Hammes, was undoubtedly a kitchen game-changer. Just keep in mind that it’s not quite as bulletproof as it sounds. The wrong items slipping down…

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Hot Topics: Your Essential Guide to Adjusting Water Heater Temperatures

May 25, 2023

It’s easy to take hot water for granted. Whether you’re washing the dishes or enjoying a quick shower before the workday, you just twist the dial and it’s there. But what many homeowners don’t realize is that making sure the hot water is ready when you are, and the right temperature, is more involved than…

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What Is Soap Scum And How Can I Keep It Out Of The Drain?

March 28, 2023

As a homeowner, you already know that soap scum is a constant battle. No matter how vigilant you are, that unsightly white residue tends to build up quickly in your shower and sink drains. And beyond just not looking all that great, it can eventually lead to clogs and the need for professional drain cleaning.  …

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6 Ways To Prevent Frozen Pipes

February 7, 2023

Winter can be a wonderful, cozy season, but it’s pretty tough on our homes. Utility costs go up, efficiency issues become glaringly obvious, plus there’s the stress and strain of snow and excess moisture. One of the biggest concerns for homeowners during the winter months is the risk of frozen water pipes, which can be…

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When Should I Replace My Water Heater?

January 17, 2023

Every system in your home is important, but there are a few that are extra critical, and the thought of a failure sends chills down the spine of most homeowners. Your furnace or boiler is certainly at the top of the list, your roof, and then, not much further down, is your water heater. You…

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Don’t forget to winterize your outside spigots!

November 27, 2022

It’s hard to believe that fall is wrapping up and winter is right around the corner! And with the change of seasons, a lot of our friends and neighbors here in South Jersey are checking items off their fall to-do list: raking leaves, taking in deck furniture, removing screens, installing glass storm doors, and the…

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Is a sewer line repair or replacement covered under your home owners insurance policy?

August 24, 2022

It’s extremely scary news to hear you need a sewer line or water service repair or replacement. Adding to the fear and stress is finding out this type of plumbing job is not covered by your homeowner’s insurance! Did you know that in some cases, homeowner’s insurance does cover some aspects of your underground water…

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What to Expect During Your Underground Water or Sewer Line Repair!

March 1, 2022

The laundry tub in your basement is full of sewage, your toilets will not go down, and you hear gurgling noises from your sinks.  These are all signs you may have a blockage or broken sewer line.  It’s time to call a plumber, at Accurate Plumbing we specialize in sewer line replacement and repair.  Our…

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Does my contractor have insurance?

May 10, 2021

We all watch TV and the news and see the worst of the worst things that can happen every day.  People being injured or killed on construction projects, damaged property, uncompleted projects. One of the most important things you can do to protect yourself and your home from the unexpected is to make sure that…

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This Article Will Save You Money!

October 11, 2009

I can’t wait to share this valuable information!  The fact is I’ve been giving this information away to my customers for years!  Many home owners are unaware that most capital improvements to their home are exempt from sales tax in New Jersey.  All you need to do is supply your contractor with a “Sales Tax…

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