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Benjamin Franklin Plumbing Blog

Blog posts packed with plumbing tips to live healthier, save money and protect your hard-working plumbing from emergencies.  Read our featured blog post here.

Why Water Softeners Have to Work Harder in Summer

Benjamin Franklin Plumbing | April 10, 2018
Hard water is water that has a high mineral content. These minerals can build up inside your appliances and cause problems.
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How to Prep Your Home’s Plumbing for a Blizzard

As the nation braces for blizzards, bomb cyclones, and everything in between, it’s important to maintain your plumbing system to prevent a complete shutdown.
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How to Handle a Frozen Septic System

How to Handle a Frozen Septic System

Did you know cold weather can freeze your septic system, too? Yikes! Here's how professional plumbers treat frozen septic systems to prevent dirty water and sludge from backflowing into your home.
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5 Water Heater Failure Signs You Should NEVER Ignore

When it comes to water heaters, a little maintenance goes a long way. Don't get caught in the cold! Learn how to spot the signs of water heater failure.
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Avoid Holiday Kitchen Sink Clogs

The last thing you need during the holidays is a kitchen sink clog! Learn how to treat and prevent clogs with these kitchen sink plumbing tips.
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