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    Septic System
    All About Septic Systems
    All About Septic Systems In the Nick of Time Early signs of septic-field problems include patches of bright green grass; turf that feels spongy when you walk on it; toilets, showers, and sinks that take too long to drain; sewage and/or smelly l...
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    Plumbing
    Preventing Sewer Problems
    Preventing Sewer Problems Since repairs can be costly, it's a good idea to do everything you can to keep sewer problems from happening in the first place. Fortunately, there is a lot you can do. Your options vary in complexity and cost, ranging ...
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    Frozen Pipes
    Frozen Pipes
    Frozen Pipes In the Nick of Time Sometimes pipes freeze but don't break. This also causes problems, as the frozen water blocks water to faucets and appliances. If this happens, thaw the blockage before it breaks the pipe and creates further dam...