Interesting Plumbing Facts

Plumbing is serious business. However, not all aspects of the plumbing industry serious. In fact, when it comes to residential plumbing issues some things are quite funny. Check out some of our articles to learn fun facts and random stuff about plumbers and plumbing.

History of Plumbing

Want to learn more about the history of plumbing? Check out our timeline of plumbing throughout the years.

Toilet Paper – Fact & Fiction

Want to know more about the evolution of toilet paper? We’ve put together some fun facts about the history of toilet paper.

Replacing Old Pipes

Not sure if it’s time to bite the bullet and replace old pipes? Check out these tips to know when it’s time to say good-bye to old pipes.

Why Does My Bathroom Smell So Bad?

No one likes a smelly bathroom. If your bathroom smells, here are some reasons that may be causing the issue.

Leaky Faucets

Do you have a leaky faucet in your home? Check out these 7 reasons faucets leak for fast repair solutions.

Funny Plumbing Terms

The plumbing industry has its own language and some of its words to describe common issues are quite funny. Check out this list of funny plumbing words we put together.

Green Plumbing

Are you interested in learning how to make your plumbing greener? Browse our professional green plumbing suggestions.

Funny Things in Pipes

Our plumbers have seen it all and then some. We share some of the funny things in pipes found throughout the world.

Water Heaters Compared

Are you interested in learning the differences between traditional and tankless water heaters? Learn more here.

All About Monster Roots

Root infiltration is a serious problem for Southern California homes with mature trees and bushes. Learn more about how to protect your sewer line from monster roots.

Sewers in America

Waste removal systems have been around since ancient times. Learn more about how today’s advanced sewer systems work in your neighborhood.

Where Does Toilet Waste Go?

Have you ever wondered what happens when you flush the toilet? Check out the play-by-play here.

World Plumbing Day

Learn more about the importance of clean water and sanitation services with these water crisis facts.

Household Leaks

Leaky fixtures, pipes, and hoses waste thousands of gallons of water and money. Wise Choice Plumbing & Rooter wants you to protect your home from household leaks that can cause massive damage. Learn more here.

Faucet History

Check out these fun faucet facts! Learn about the evolution of the faucet since its first use.

What Goes Down the Drain

Learn how to correctly dispose of food and avoid calling a plumber this Thanksgiving. Prepare your family’s feast with these tips.

Super Bowl Toilet Flush

Learn the facts about the so-called Super Bowl half-time toilet flush crisis. We dispel a long-standing myth and give you the facts.

New Home Owner Plumbing Maintenance

Buying a new home is exciting until the plumbing fails. Check out these plumbing maintenance tips from Wise Choice Plumbing & Rooter.

Men’s Restroom Etiquette

Do you know the rules of usage for proper men’s restroom usage? We have the answers to the questions who don’t want to ask.

Water Damage Discovery

Do you know the ways most homes experience water damage? This page discusses the risks and costs of water damage.

Avoid Frozen Pipes

When pipes freeze, they burst and often cause major damages to homes. Here are some tips to protect your property and save money.

What Is a Sump Pump?

Strictly speaking, sump pumps are your home’s best defense against basement flooding. This blog post takes the mystery out of sump pumps and explains how these plumbing appliances work in easy to understand terms.

Hands-Free Toilets

Public restrooms have used this technology for year. Did you know that homes benefit from hands-free toilets, too? Check out the advantages of going hands-free at home.

Women’s Restroom Etiquette

Everyone appreciates a clean bathroom. Here are some women’s restroom etiquette tips for using public bathrooms.

Summer Outdoor Water Usage

Summer is prime time for water usage. Check out these helpful tips for keeping water usage under control this summer.

How to Manage Water Damage

If water gets into your home, do you know what to do? Manage flooding with this guide for protecting your home from water damage.

Preventing Sewage Backup

Sewage backup in homes and businesses is messy and puts anyone in the structure at risk of developing health complications. Learn ways to prevent sewer and septic problems with this helpful article.

Cold and Flu Prevention

Stop the spread of germs with these helpful plumbing tips from Wise Choice Plumbing & Rooter.

Careers in Plumbing

Are you considering a career in the plumbing industry? Find out all the benefits of pursuing a job in plumbing here.

Trenchless Pipe Bursting

Did you know trenchless repair technology makes it easy to fix sewer lines? With this technique, there’s no need to dig up yards, sidewalks, etc. This article describes how trenchless pipe bursting works.

Low-Flow Toilets

Not sure if low-flow toilets are for you? Well, if conserving water and saving money sounds good to you, installing low-flow toilets may be the perfect answer.

Pipe Relining Technology

Pipe relining offered by Wise Choice Plumbing & Rooter is an alternative to traditional pipe repair methods. Learn about how the process works here.