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Master Plumbing Earns Esteemed 2017 Angie’s List Super Service Award

Award reflects company’s consistently high level of customer service   CEDAR RAPIDS, IOWA 3/12/2018 – Master Plumbing is proud to announce that it has earned the home service industry’s coveted Angie’s List Super Service Award (SSA). This award honors service professionals who have maintained exceptional service ratings and reviews on Angie’s List in 2017. “The…

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Enjoy the Indoors More with an Electronic Air Purifier

We still have 5 more weeks of winter, which means you’ll be spending at least a few more weeks cozied up inside avoiding the cold. When you spend all that time inside, you breathe a lot of indoor air. But at least your indoor air is nice and clean, right? Well…maybe not. The truth is,…

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3 Ways Ice and Snow Could Damage Your HVAC System

This winter, it looks like “Let It Snow” got picked up as the season’s operating motto. Don’t let snow and ice turn your cozy home into a frozen nightmare. Follow these tips  for protecting your HVAC system to help you stay nice and warm.   1. Proper Protection for Exterior HVAC Units You might be…

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3 Ways to Prevent Frozen Pipes This Winter

When you wake up on a crisp morning, you might be tempted to wrap up in a warm blanket from the cool air. Your pipes are another part of your home that could also use some protection. If they freeze, they could burst and cause expensive damage to your home. If you keep the heat…

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What Happens if You Don’t Change Your Furnace Filter

The last thing you want is for your furnace filter to look like the picture above. You should change your filter every 1-3 months, depending on your filter, whether you have pets, and how much your furnace is running. But why is this necessary, and what happens if you don’t change your furnace filter? Safety…

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Fall Plumbing and Heating Checklist

It’s hard to believe it, but fall is almost here! To help prepare your home for the colder months ahead, we created a Fall Plumbing & Heating Checklist. This checklist covers plumbing and heating tasks you can do this fall that will help you conserve energy, protect your home from a potential plumbing emergency, and…

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Why is there a bad smell when I flush my toilet?

One question we get a lot is “Why is there a bad smell when I flush my toilet?” There are a number of issues that could cause a bad smell when you flush your toilet. The following are the most common of these issues: Damaged Wax Sealing Ring You have a wax seal ring beneath…

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