Entries by Kris Jordan

Does hot weather affect your plumbing?

Oh, yes. It does. Mother Nature’s frigid fingers can cause pipes to burst during our cold winter months in Colorado. But, did you know extreme heat can be a concern too? Beat the UV Most of us live at least 5,280 feet above sea level here in our beautiful Centennial State. We wouldn’t choose to […]

Don’t forget these outdoor plumbing tips as you tip-toe through the tulips

“Those were the best days of my life…” ~Bryan Adams       Barbecues. Belly flops into the pool. Frisbee golf. “My love for you will still be strong, after the boys of summer have gone.” ~Don Henly.       Home runs, picnics, fireworks. “In the summer time when the weather is high, you […]

Tips to keep your plumbing fixtures in top condition

Nobody likes a plumbing surprise. Surprise retirement or birthday celebrations with cake, yes, but grey water or sewer shocks aren’t fun. To help, we want to let you know what to look for to possibly prevent plumbing excitement. Sneaky Leaks Once in a while it’s good to take a peek beneath your sinks to see […]

Why clay sewer pipes may cause issues in some homes

Grab your swimming suit We’re going to take a trip in the hot tub time machine!  What? Ok, we’re referencing the 2010 sci-fi flick where four friends wind up in the past after time travelling in a damaged Jacuzzi. Not an Academy Award-winning flick, but it is fitting for a plumbing company to travel in […]

A Guide To Sewer Line Preventive Maintenance in Englewood

Not all plumbing problems are quite the same. A slow drip from your bathroom faucet, or a water heater that’s not quite as hot as it once was, amount to slight inconveniences. Other problems don’t just cause mild headaches; they can cause catastrophic damage. A sewer line backup falls squarely into the latter category. But […]

Garvin’s Sewer Service Core Values: Accountability

At Garvin’s we created a Code of Conduct that includes 6 Core Values. Today we want to explain Accountability and what it means to us. We define Accountability as: Holding yourself and others responsible and accountable for actions and activities. We take immediate and appropriate action, and we own our actions start to finish. Real […]

What are the Most Cost-Effective Plumbing Upgrades?

Whether you’re planning to sell your home or just want to make it more livable, there are a variety of cost-effective plumbing upgrades to consider. Garvin’s Sewer Service covers some of the top choices here, each one well within the scope of expertise of our plumbing contractors serving Englewood. Double Sinks If your kitchen and/or […]

Water Conservation Tips for Food Service in Englewood, CO

For several decades, Garvin’s Sewer Service has been synonymous with professional plumbing and drain cleaning service near Englewood. So it stands to reason that we know a thing or two about sewer systems and water supply in and around Denver – particularly, how important it is to conserve water and increase the overall system’s efficiency.  […]

What’s the Best Water Heater?

Is it time to replace your old water heater? Or maybe you are doing research because you are ready to upgrade? Either way, it’s smart to learn more so you aren’t in a situation where you must make a high-pressure decision or face taking cold showers! Consider this a Water Heater 101 as we answer […]