September 2012

Media producer advice

Media producer advice is not intended to offend anyone. Mike Quick’s book OnlinePlumbingAdvice.com provides media producer advice aimed at improving content. Media Problems: “Garbage in, Garbage Out” I monitor as much plumbing advice for home owners as I can. I review plumbing books, television shows, radio shows, and other media….


Clothes Dryer Dangers

Warning, clothes dryers can cause some not so obvious dangers: Fire, airflow and floating flames are just a few dangers.         I have seen and heard lots of things working in homes for over 40 years. My book (OnlinePlumbingAdvice.com) and my websites provide me the opportunity to present what I think…


Hole in Copper Water Pipe

This article is about a small hole in copper water pipe. A small hole in copper water pipe is often referred to as a pin hole leak. More information concerning holes in copper water pipe is available in the book  OnlinePlumbingAdvice.com. A pin hole in copper water pipe Usually, a…


Toilet Not Flushing

Toilet not Flushing? This is a sample of some details Mike provides in his book: OnlinePlumbingAdvice.com Toilet not flushing or a slow flushing toilet? Mike is here to help save you money, avoid aggravation and maintain healthy living conditions. Toilet not flushing or toilet flushing slow: First I will provide…


Testing a Bathtub for Leaks

Testing a Bathtub for Leaks Below (Note: More advice is available in the book OnlinePlumbingAdvice.com) It is important to start with a dry area before testing a bathtub for leaks. If leaky tile grout, leaky caulking, a plumbing leak above, or some other leak runs down to plumbing connections, people…


Testing for Toilet Leaks

Testing a Toilet for Leaks to the Floor (Note: More advice and information is available in the book OnlinePlumbingAdvice.com) Systematic testing is the key to testing for toilet leaks. Dry finger test the bottom of the tank. Dry finger test around the high areas of the bowl and high area…



Why I wrote this book

Why I Wrote This Book  (Note: more details concerning this subject are available in the book OnlinePlumbingAdvice.com) Most estimates, set prices, and firm prices are subject to change. Some plumbers seem to take the approach that the customer is always right and some don’t. Some plumbers provide an almost endless…