What Happens When You Put Dish Soap in a Dishwasher?

If you’re out of dishwashing detergent and need something in a pinch, the first thing you’ll probably consider is regular dish soap. After all, they both clean dishes, so there should be no problem.  While this is a logical solution, you will not get the results you’re looking for. In fact, using dish soap in […]

How to Unclog a Bathtub

Experiencing a clog in your bathtub can be annoying and put a damper on your daily routine. As much as you would like never to have a drainage problem, it is more common than you would imagine. Pretty much everyone has suffered from a backed-up bathtub at some point in their life. When a bathtub […]

DIY vs. Hiring a Plumbing Contractor

The idea of hiring a professional to handle a job that doesn’t sound too hard to DIY is understandably appealing to many homeowners. It may not save you time, but it’ll save you money, or at least that’s the common misconception.  There are some things a homeowner can DIY with few to no problems, like […]

Benefits of an Efficient Heater System

Benefits of an Efficient Heater System

Sharp Plumbing & Heating is the service to call when a plumber is needed in Framingham MA. We handle a variety of services from heating repair to plumbing installation. We never know when an emergency repair will happen with the home heating system. That is why all homeowners rely on us to diagnose and repair […]

5 Bathroom Plumbing Tips Every Homeowner Should Know

The majority of the pipes and plumbing fixtures in your Northborough, MA, home are located in the bathroom, making it the most important room in your house — from a plumbing perspective.  Maintaining healthy pipes and fixtures goes a long way toward avoiding costly repairs and unexpected inconveniences. Whether you’re a new homeowner, or one […]

9 Ways to Conserve Water At Home

Since our freshwater resources are limited, it’s important to look for ways to use less water in daily life. Conserving water will also help you reduce your monthly living costs. This doesn’t necessarily mean making significant sacrifices in your daily life.  Learn about nine simple ways to reduce water waste that don’t require a major […]

5 Tips On What To Do If Your Pipes Freeze

Freezing pipes is one of the scariest things homeowners have to deal with in Maine. Although you try to prevent it from happening, a long enough period of cold can penetrate your defenses and get to those pipes hidden away in the walls. Frozen pipes must be fixed as soon as possible or you may […]

AC Maintenance: Why Is It Important?

Like most things in life, your home’s AC system must be maintained in order to run smoothly and keep up with your demands over the years.  Yet many homeowners in Northborough, MA, fall victim to the notion that their AC system just needs a quick dusting and a fresh filter to be as good as […]

How To Find And Repair A Bathtub Leak

A bathtub leak is more than just an inconvenience. Whether you’re faced with puddles of water on the floor or dripping sounds that just won’t quit, a leaky bathtub creates a problem for your Northborough, MA home. Leaks from your bathtub demand prompt attention. If you aren’t sure where to begin, this quick read will […]

Toilets Not Flushing?

It’s a sinking feeling when the toilet won’t flush. Your mind immediately imagines the worst, and you fill with panic, thinking about the horrible mess you’re going to have to clean up.  Putting wipes or other items besides bathroom tissue into the toilet can cause a complete or partial clog that results in the toilet […]