The Effects of Hard Water on Home Appliances and Plumbing

Most water has calcium and magnesium in it, but hard water has levels of minerals that are much higher than normal. It is especially common in areas where groundwater has to pass through rocks with lots of calcium or limestone, which is the case for water that goes to homes in and around Colorado’s mountainous… Read more »

Tips to Avoid a Drain Clog

The Memorial Day weekend usually involves some family time, gathering with friends and relatives and some in-house traffic. In some cased you may have an issue you were not planning for. Plumbing incidents at a time heavy traffic in your home can lead to a unforeseen plumbing issues. At PSI we value our relationship with… Read more »

The Most Common Residential Plumbing FAQs

Because of the nature of the job, a lot of people ask plumbers the same questions. We’ve compiled a plumbing FAQ to hopefully answer some of your plumbing questions: What can I put down my garbage disposal? You can put any kind of soft edible material down a garbage disposal. Avoid bone, coffee grounds, corn… Read more »

How to Choose the Best Water Heater

Most householders across the continent wake up expectantly waiting for a hot shower to start their day. In retrospect, the installation of water heater is critical to help provide the necessary hot water for your home. When was the last time you schedule to check your water heater? Failure to inspect a problem water heater… Read more »

Ideas for home plumbing jobs at spring cleaning

The lovely season of spring is upon us with the flowers starting to bloom, nice temperatures, pristine green lawns, and birds cheerfully chirping away. So this gets you in the mood for some good spring cleaning, which is great. When you have many tasks and jobs done, you will feel like you have accomplished a lot… Read more »

Garbage Disposal -How to keep it running

Tips for Keeping Your Garbage Disposal Running The garbage disposal is one of the mainstays of the kitchen, but it is also one of the most abused appliances. Sure, it’s great to not have to scrape every last bit of food of your plate or repeatedly empty the sink strainer; but abusing your garbage disposal… Read more »

It all comes back to Plumbing – PlumberMag

PSI Plumbing has diversified services, but plumbing continues to lead the way for this growing company. Article by Marion Bond – PlumberMag Planning and preparation are an important part of any plumbing job in the mountainous territory around Vail, Colorado, where PSI Plumbing Systems serves a mix of residential and commercial clients. Supply shops are… Read more »

Life in the Plumbing Industry

PSI Plumbing owner’s education and experience provide unique perspective on joining the trade. Jim Harper, owner of PSI Plumbing Systems in Edwards, Colorado, has a lot of satisfaction in his work, and he points to his background in the plumbing industry, beginning with his high school education at Tri-County Regional Vocational Technical High School in… Read more »