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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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Plumbers, Price, and Performance

What Could Possibly Go Wrong? Facebook recently tweaked their page tabs to include “price,” which is a handy feature if you’re looking for a restaurant where you’d like to celebrate an anniversary, or a Little League team’s Saturday win. But … Continue reading

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Too Many Americans Still Lack Indoor Plumbing

Tracking Indoor Plumbing Drinking. Cooking. Bathing. Flushing. Washing. These are what we expect to satisfy when we open the tap. The Washington Post recently ran a story on the plight of Americans living without indoor plumbing. In it, they discussed … Continue reading

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Preparing A Disaster Emergency Kit

The folks over at Angie’s List put this handy guide together for preparing a disaster emergency kit that’s useful in all kinds of situations. Might also want to include a password protected thumb drive with bookmarks, essential data, etc. You … Continue reading

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The Tech Toilet Revolution

The Techno Toilet Revolution Innovations in personal bathroom hygiene are raising eyebrows, generating smiles, and emptying pocketbooks as manufacturers rush to introduce the latest and greatest in fixtures that incorporate major improvements in how we tend to our business. Architecturally, … Continue reading

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Weather Update: Ice On Roads Delay Service

Due to ice on the roads, our service crews are grounded until we can travel safely. We’ll be rescheduling later today and hope to have at least some service up and running as soon as we can get around. You … Continue reading

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