Plumbing Archives - Ravinia Plumbing

Blog

How to Avoid Frozen Pipes in the Winter

When the weather turns frigid (which we’ve already experienced this season), there is a risk that your pipes can freeze and burst. This can lead to thousands of dollars of damage, as well as inconvenience. Pipes most at risk are those in unheated spaces like basements, crawlspaces, attics, and garages, and those exposed to exterior […]

Read More

Plumbing New Year’s Resolutions

  • Categories: Plumbing
  • Date: December 22, 2021

With 2021 about to be history, you may be thinking about your New Year’s resolutions.  In addition to promises around exercise, diet, saving money, etc., consider these New Year’s resolutions for your home’s plumbing system.  Here are an even dozen suggestions.  Keep this list handy, and resolve to take action on at least some of […]

Read More

Do New Plumbing Fixtures Increase Home Value?

  • Categories: Plumbing
  • Date: December 22, 2021

Does your home need a makeover before you list it for sale, but maybe you don’t have the finances for a complete renovation project? No worries. You can increase your home’s value and make it more attractive to potential buyers with some smaller, more cost-effective projects. One of the easiest and least expensive ways to […]

Read More

Conserving Water Outside the Bathroom

  • Categories: Plumbing
  • Date: December 2, 2021

Last month we shared several tips on conserving water in the bathroom.  Now we will provide thoughts on saving water in other areas inside and outside your home. Check faucets and pipes regularly for leaks.  Leaks waste an average 18 gallons of water a day. Only wash full loads in your washing machine.  An average […]

Read More

Why Are Sewer Video Inspections Important?

  • Categories: Plumbing
  • Date: October 25, 2021

You should not go through the expense and inconvenience of excavating your sewer line unless you know precisely what the problem is. In our most recent blog, the plumbers at Ravinia Plumbing, Sewer, Heating & Electric discuss the importance of sewer video inspections to assess the condition of your home’s sewer system. To schedule a […]

Read More

Tips for Buying a New Water Heater

  • Categories: Plumbing
  • Date: October 25, 2021

If you stepped into your shower and were greeted by an icy assault, it may be time for a new water heater. Water heaters that take forever to warm up water or are more than 12 years old are other factors to consider when replacing your current water heater. If you’re in the market for […]

Read More

The Different Types of Water Heaters

Regular gas or electric hot water heaters usually last between 10 and 15 years. If yours is reaching that time frame, it might be time to consider the different types of water heaters and what type you want next. When the time comes to consider buying a new water heater, you need to understand the […]

Read More

Tips for Hiring a Plumber

  • Categories: Plumbing
  • Date: August 26, 2021

That drain that won’t drain. That sump pump that won’t pump. That water heater that won’t heat water. As Roseanne Roseannadanna used to say: “It’s always something.” While it may not always be something, you quite frequently do need the assistance of a good plumber. So how do you select an experienced plumber? Here are […]

Read More

What Causes Ceiling Leaks?

It’s one of a homeowner’s worst nightmares – a water spot on the ceiling. Or, worse, water leaking from the ceiling. Either issue can cause drywall and structural damage, mold growth, and damage to your possessions if the leak becomes major. While your immediate inclination may be to call your friendly neighborhood plumber, there may […]

Read More

The Benefits of Sump Pump Maintenance

Your sump pump and battery backup pump may reside unnoticed in the recesses of your basement, but when summer’s thunderstorms hit, you’ll want to make sure they are in good working order. A bad sump pump and/or battery backup can mean a flooded basement in your Chicago North Shore or Chicago Northwest suburban home. What […]

Read More

Learn more ways to save on the services you need.



Recommended By 95% Of Our Customers.*

For more information, go to Reviews and Ratings

 

24/7 EMERGENCY SERVICE 847-579-5565

Family Owned Since 1928

Contact:

Ravinia Plumbing, Sewer, Heating & Electric
575 Bond St,
Lincolnshire, IL 60069
P: (847) 579-5565
F: (847) 831-5694
Hours of operation: Mon.-Fri. 8:00-5:00, Sat. 8:00-1:30
View Location on a Map
License #055-003586

Latest Blog:

What to Do About Your Home’s Uneven Heating

January 19, 2022

Several homeowners have found themselves in a position where at least one room in their home simply will not get to the same temperature as those Read more…

*Based on research conducted January - December 2021

Reviews Badge 1
Call Now ButtonCall Us Now