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NIR Plumbing Blog

Jun 12
new construction who dis

New Construction Who Dis?

There is a famous saying that “A man is not an island unto himself.” The saying means that no human is expected to survive by themselves, but that we need people around us to thrive. We agree with this statement entirely because it's something that we see on a regular... read more →
Jun 06
leave the rust to us

Leave the Rust to Us

There are very few things that are as frustrating as cleaning all day and not seeing the fruits of your labor. We find this especially true when cleaning your tubs, sinks or toilets. You may use every conventional cleaner out there, but if you have rust stains, you need to... read more →
May 23
Is your dishwasher clogged

Is your Dishwasher Clogged?

We are a fan of the dishwasher. Growing up, it seemed like the dishwasher was our two hands. Now, to be able to put dirty dishes aside for a while and find them clean a little later; what could be better?! And while you always want your appliances to work,... read more →
May 10
Wash once repeat

Wash Rinse Repeat.

What your Water Bill and Washing Machine have in Common.  You may never know how much you loved your washer and dryer until they break. All of the sudden clothes are piling up. Literally piling. Maybe you make a trip to your local laundromat. And as you sit there waiting... read more →
Apr 23
Understanding Your Showerhead

Understanding Your Showerhead

A vast majority of people take a shower daily. For some, its first thing in the morning. You need that to wake up fully and get ready for your day. For others, it's at the end of their day, and they are looking forward to a nice hot shower to... read more →
Apr 12
still talking about toilets

Still Talking about Toilets

The thing is about toilets, is that there are just so many different options to include. In our last blog, we started to cover some of the most common different types of toilets that you could have in your home. But we just scratched the surface. In this blog, we... read more →
Mar 20
how plumbing affects traveling

How Plumbing Affects Traveling

When you travel, you never know what you are going to find when you excuse yourself to use the restroom. The United States is unified in their approach to all the basics, but outside the country, you head into some widely different scenarios. Squatty Potty This gem of a toilet... read more →
Mar 08
Toilet Talk

Toilet Talk

When you are a plumbing company, you become very familiar with all different types of toilets. While it is true that they all have the same primary function, there are so many different combinations of options that make up your standard commode. In this blog, we will be covering just... read more →
Feb 20
NIR to the rescue

NIR to the Rescue 

Yesterday we caught up with David who is an apartment manager in Redlands that we have been working with regularly. The apartments were built in the 60’s, and they continue to attract a lot of attention whenever one of them comes available. We love coming to help with whatever plumbing... read more →
Feb 07
Check your backflow

Check your Backflow 

If you’ve been following our blog for any amount of time, you’ll have read about backflow prevention. If this is your first time here, check out our previous blog on backflow. We feel passionate about clean water and think that most people do, but they may not spend as much time... read more →