Category Archives: Maintenance

How Often Should You Flush Your Boiler?

Cast iron boilers are built to last—our team at Barr Plumbing Service, Inc. has worked on some that are half a century old, and their modern iterations are also capable of achieving extremely long lifespans. If they’re properly cared for, they can last longer than just about any other heating source, so it’s important to […]

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How to Maintain a Water Heater

Being a homeowner means there’s always something around the house that needs to be tuned up or adjusted somehow. In today’s example, it’s the water heater! This post will cover some basic DIY maintenance, and teach you some signs that it might be time for water heater repair in Columbus, IN: Check the temperature: Everyone […]

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Your Sump Pump Maintenance Guide

If you have a sump pump, it needs to be checked and maintained just like any other system or appliance in your house. Spring can overwhelm your sump pump, thanks to the heavy rains and melting snow, which makes it the perfect time to give your sump pump a once-over—and call a plumbing company in […]

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