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When Dream Homes Become Nightmares

Know What You’re Buying The British call them follies. Hollywood made a movie about them. Reality tv has dozens of shows devoted to them. What are we talking about? Money pits, like the horror story featured in this 2016 New … Continue reading

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Celebrate World Plumbing Day March 11

World Plumbing Day Promotes Water Preservation World Plumbing Day was first observed on March 11, 2011. Since its inception, the site has compiled a collection of FAQs, press releases, and activities to promote and encourage a responsible approach towards preserving … Continue reading

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Community Support

McCallum Knights Band Boosters Thanks for the awesome sign @wilsonplumber and for supporting our #MACBandSignSale! Go MAC and go Chris and Terry! pic.twitter.com/OacBdhhtUW — McCallum Band (@MACKnightsBand) July 16, 2016 Great Program, Great Cause! We support a number of local … Continue reading

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Childhood Development Depends On Clean Water

IKEA, Water.org Delivering Clean Water This short video helps explain the crucial role clean, sanitary water plays in early childhood development, and the important ways small and micro loans are used to create safe water sources. Healthy hygiene and proper … Continue reading

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Plumbing Repairs Range From Simple to Complex

What’s The Worst That Could Happen? To listen to the Big Box stores tell it, the answer to your plumbing problem starts with a trip down one of their tool or parts aisles and a few minutes spent discussing your … Continue reading

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Angie’s List Award Winner 7 Years In A Row!

Super Service Winner For 7th Straight Year! Angie’s List has again chosen Wilson Plumbing Austin to receive their 2016 Super Service Award, an honor that recognizes the hard work and professionalism of our dedicated staff and technicians. Thanks to our … Continue reading

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Austin Greywater Project Takes Off

Our First Greywater Installation Begins Last month we got started on our first greywater project, one of Austin’s few whole house residential water conservation efforts to date. This is part one of our coverage on this environmental trendsetter. While greywater … Continue reading

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Greywater – Once Banned, Now Encouraged

Maybe If They Called It Something Else (First in an occasional series.) Greywater recycling in various forms has been around for decades, mostly involving catch buckets in showers and kitchen dishpans emptied onto sidedoor flowerbeds. Both activities make a statement, … Continue reading

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A Glass Half Full

After you read the caption you’ll understand how crucial safe and sanitary water is in our daily lives.  

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It Cost How Much?

If Your Toilet’s Running It’s Not Trying To Get Away It isn’t news to discover that not all plumbers are on the up and up when it comes time to pay the bill. Case in point – this Fairfax, Virginia … Continue reading

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