Why Do Plumbing Pipes Hum?

Why Do Plumbing Pipes Hum?- Capital Care Plumbing- Katy Tx

Noises coming from your plumbing pipes can be a sign of any number of small issues. However, if ignored, these problems can eventually end up costing a lot to fix. Here are a few reasons why your plumbing pipes hum, creak, or shake. Loose Pipes One simple solution to solving the humming pipes problem is to check for loose pipes. Your pipes may just need to be tightened. The brackets that hold the pipes in place may also need to Read More

Determining What Type of Water Heater Replacement to Install

Determining What Type of Water Heater Replacement To Install- Capital Care Plumbing Katy TX

Water heaters tend to be one of the most neglected home appliances until it’s too late and its replacement is one of the inevitable issues all homeowners face. Deciding which one to purchase can be tricky as there are many different model and features. There are only two types of water heaters though, and we’d like to offer a few pieces of information to help you choose the right type of water heater for your family and for your home. Types Read More

How Plumbing Works

Our customers tend to be the curious type, and like to know how plumbing works, so we thought our blog audience may enjoy learning the basics as well. As ancient civilizations grew, systems were needed to keep the rising population healthy. Ancient inventors began to experiment with plumbing by employing the laws of nature to provide fresh drinking water and to remove waste from the cities. Modern plumbing systems have built on what the ancients learned about how plumbing works. Read More

Are plumbing services taxable in Texas?

Are plumbing services taxable in texas? Capital Care Plumbing, master plumbers in Katy TX

Tis’ the season for taxes, and it’s usually around this time we get asked: “Are our plumbing services taxable?” Don’t flush your tax money down the drain! Plumbing services in Texas are made up of two components: parts and labor. These two components may be handled differently on your final invoice, so it’s a good idea to familiarize yourself with how plumbing and repair services are billed and taxed in Texas. Federal Tax Home repairs do not fall under any Read More

Prevent a Plumbing Emergency with These Tips

prevent a plumbing emergency with these tips- Capital Care Plumbing- Katy TX

If you’re a homeowner, it’s inevitable that you will have to deal with a plumbing emergency at some point. But never fear: with the right advice and tools, you can learn how to prevent them. Use our tips to give you peace of mind and to prevent unnecessary plumbing expenses from piling up. Pay Attention to Your Plumbing System Hot and cold water, running toilets, and flowing water are such a ubiquitous part of our lives that it’s easy to Read More