Why does my garbage disposal leak?

One of the most common issues that Pittsburgh area homeowners have is problem-solving faulty home appliances like garbage disposals, dishwashers, appliances, and the like.  This blog will focus on your garbage disposal. Why is my garbage disposal leaking? Check all obvious locations where leaks begin. Use a flashlight to inspect for puddling, condensation, and other…

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Why do we have a smelly shower?

evn in this pretty tile shower you can end up with a smelly shower if you are not careful

A Smelly Shower is never a good thing but stuck at home it is awful. It seems like the more time we spend at home these days, the more likely it is that we encounter one thing after another.  Some like needing to replace a microwave because the door won’t stay closed are easy –…

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Planning on reopening your Pittsburgh Business soon?

As a Pittsburgh based small business you probably never thought about closing your business and then reopening it.  It looks like we are headed to that time when reopening is something that needs to be planned for. The scientists and engineers at the Environmental Science, Policy & Research Institute (ESPRI) and AH Environmental Consultants, Inc. (AH)…

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Covid-19 Protection via Johns Hopkins University

During this time, we want to share a letter from Johns Hopkins University on avoiding the contagion Covid-19 so you can stay healthy.

At Proudfoot Plumbing Heating and Air, we don’t just care about the inner workings of our customer’s homes. Rather we care about our customers themselves! During this time of panic and uncertainty, we want to share the letter Johns Hopkins University shared on avoiding the contagion Covid-19 in hopes it helps you take better care of…

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Coronavirus (COVID-19) Special Statement

COVID-19: Compliance Measures We Are Taking At Proudfoot Plumbing Heating and Air, we take our customers’ wellbeing and the safety and health of our employees and the community very seriously.  We will continue to monitor and respond to the COVID-19 impact on our community. We are a life-sustaining industry, therefore, exempted from closure. We are…

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Water Heater Repair

While most water heaters are generally reliable, sometimes, they can run into issues. Today we want to talk about the few things you can do if you have noticed issues that could mean you’re in need of water heater repair.

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What to Do If My Furnace Stops Working?

A couple cold at home, bundled in layers - When it’s cold, there is no worse time for your furnace to stop working. Here are a few things you should do if that happens and you need a temporary fix.

It’s been rather cold here in Pittsburgh. And when it’s cold, there is no worse time for your furnace to stop working. We wanted to write this blog for all those folks up in the middle of the night to a frozen home. Here are a few things you should do if your furnace stops…

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Garbage Disposal in a Jam?

A garbage disposal under the sink - Garbage disposals are wonderful, that is, until something goes wrong with them - here are the most common issues they have and how you can fix it yourself!

Garbage disposals are wonderful, that is, until something goes wrong with them. The worst is when it jams or clogs right when you need it to work! No one wants a sink full of food scraps, nor the smell that comes with it! That’s why today we want to talk about the most common issues…

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Got a Leak Under Your Sink?

Kitchen sink - There’s nothing worse than having an issue with your plumbing during a gathering. Here’s a quick DIY if you have a leak under the sink!

The holidays are here. And for some of you, that means your home is going to be full of extra friends and family. There’s nothing worse than having an issue with your plumbing during a gathering. Here’s a quick DIY if you have a leak under the sink!

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