Why is My Washer Leaking?

washing machine leaks

If you’ve noticed your washing machine leaking, it is incredibly important that you act quickly to prevent potential damage. Leaks can lead to significant water damage to your home’s structure and flooring, and standing water in the laundry room also provides an ideal breeding ground for mold, which can pose serious health risks.  To address […]

How To Choose a Hot Water Heater

Choosing the Right Water Heater

Are you facing the daunting task of choosing a new hot water heater for your home or business? With so many options available on the market today, it’s easy to feel overwhelmed. At Lex Plumbing, we understand the importance of choosing the right hot water heater to meet your specific needs and preferences.  From tankless […]

Toilet Flushes Loud? Here’s Why

Toilet Flushes Loud Here’s Why

When enjoying a quiet evening at home, an unexpected disruption like a loud toilet flush can be more than a nuisance. If your toilet flushes are louder than usual, there are several things that could be causing this disturbance. From malfunctioning components to plumbing system inefficiencies, understanding why your toilet is making such noise is […]

What is Limescale?

what is limescale

If you’ve ever noticed chalky white deposits on your faucet, toilet bowl, shower head, or inside your coffee maker, you’re likely familiar with limescale. Limescale is a byproduct of hard water, which is just water that contains an excess of natural minerals like calcium and magnesium. But how does limescale form? How is limescale harmful […]

How To Insulate Outdoor Water Pipes from Freezing

How To Insulate Outdoor Water Pipes from Freezing

In Texas, where cold winters are not as severe as in other regions, insulating outdoor water pipes is often overlooked. However, even in milder climates, unexpected cold snaps can pose a significant risk to plumbing systems. Lex Air Conditioning and Heating understands the importance of this often-neglected aspect of home maintenance. Insulating your outdoor pipes […]

DIY vs. Professional Plumbing Repairs: When to Call a Pro

DIY vs. Professional Plumbing Repairs

When dealing with plumbing issues or embarking on renovation projects, homeowners have to decide whether or not they want professional help with their home’s plumbing system. While master plumbers can complete just about any plumbing project, they can cost a pretty penny. On the other hand, DIY plumbing projects can very quickly go awry, which […]

Understanding Hard Water Issues and How to Address Them

Hard Water Issues and How to Address Them

Hard water is a common concern that affects homes across Carrollton, TX. But what exactly is hard water? Simply put, hard water contains high levels of minerals, primarily calcium and magnesium. While these minerals do not harm your health, they can wreak havoc on your plumbing system, appliances, and daily routines.  With Lex Air plumbing […]

Signs You Need Professional Drain Cleaning

Signs You Need Professional Drain Cleaning

Most homeowners know the feeling of watching a sink slowly fill up with water, even though the drain is wide open. Drain clogs are a universal woe that always seem to strike at the most inconvenient times.  A slow drain is just one of the many signs you have a drain blockage, and while chemicals […]