How to Keep Pipes from Freezing in Winter

With cold weather just around the corner, Hubb Plumbing of Snellville would like to offer you a few plumbing tips for the season. Winter weather not only takes a toll on your body but your pipes as well. And the best way to avoid a disaster is to be prepared. Take...

Avoiding Thanksgiving Plumbing Problems

The holiday season will soon be here! Thanksgiving brings friends and family and lots of good food. And lots of clean-up, too – pots, pans, dishes and more. Unfortunately, all of that clean-up leads to a very big problem. It turns out that the day after...

Time to Replace Your Water Heater?

How Long Do Water Heaters Last? Most home improvement industry statistics show that for a traditional 40 gallon water tank, the average lifespan of a water heater is about 8-12 years. However, you may be surprised to learn that there are many factors involved in the...

Know When to Call a Professional Plumber

From time to time, maintenance issues arise in the home, especially when it involves plumbing. For most of these plumbing issues, a simple solution is evident and can be completed by the homeowner with minimal or moderate effort. But, do you know when to call a...

Simple Kitchen Drain Maintenance

Keep Your Kitchen Drain in Tip-Top Shape! Now that the school season has started, your sink is probably working overtime with dishes, cups and who knows what else! But, a few simple activities will help to keep your drain in tip-top condition. Follow these 5 simple...

Sewer Pipe Cleanout or Repair?

Warning Signs Your Sewer Pipe May Be in Trouble How do you know if you just need a sewer pipe cleanout or a repair? A few early warning signs of either include stinky smells coming from your drains. Other signs include slow-draining, gurgling pipes, along with backups...