5 Signs You Need a Professional Plumber As Soon As Possible

Many times there are small plumbing problems around the house that homeowners like to try to fix themselves. But plumbing in a home is a complex system, which requires the extensive training of a professional plumber. The easiest things to fix such as clogs and leaky...

Can a Water Softener Save Your Water Heater?

Hard water causes many problems for home owners, from lime scale build up, to staining clothes and dishes, to drying out skin and hair. But did you know it can also cause damage to your water heater? Installing a whole house water softener can actually save your water heater, let us explain why.

Top Plumbing Tips For a Smooth Thanksgiving Holiday

Thanksgiving is almost upon us, and while Black Friday is the biggest shopping day for retailers, the day after Thanksgiving is the busiest day for residential plumbers! Think about it, while you’re busy cooking, and your home is full of guests, there is plenty of...

Tankless Water Heater Installation

We’re starting to have a bit of chill in the air. The last thing you want is to go take a shower or wash your dishes and have no hot water come out of the faucet! There have been many improvements in recent years making water heaters more efficient, in turn making...

Wm. F. McDonough Plumbing and Fire Sprinkler Reviews

Wm. F. McDonough Plumbing and Fire Sprinkler has been a true fixture in the plumbing industry since 1947. Our knowledge and expertise has allowed us to be a part of numerous commercial projects including medical complexes, assisted living facilities, schools, hotels,...

What is a Reverse Osmosis Water Treatment System?

More and more often, plumbers are installing water treatment systems in customer homes. As homeowners become more concerned with what contaminants might be in their drinking water, there are more options available for them to purify the water coming into their homes....

How Water Softeners Work

When you decide you’ve had enough of the hard water in your home, and you want a water treatment system installed, you'll need to contact a plumbing professional. One of the first things we’ll do is decide just how hard the water in your home is. Hard water is...

10 Benefits of Installing a Water Treatment System in Your Home

Clean water is important for your health. Especially in Florida with the amounts of water we need to drink daily to stay hydrated. We need enough water to function, and unfortunately, many people today are drinking water that contains harmful bacteria, chemicals, and other contaminants. Even though our tap water goes through a filtration system, it’s easy for it to still be contaminated. The best way to ensure that you and your family are drinking good clean water is by installing a water treatment system in your home.

Does Your Florida Home Have Hard Water?

Typically in Florida, the water here is hard. It doesn’t usually mean that it’s bad for our health, but it does do a job on our pipes and plumbing systems overall. What makes us have hard water is an overabundance of calcium and magnesium, which are safe to ingest....