1. Flushing Out These Typical Plumbing Myths

    Plumbing is an interesting service. It’s something that so many people rely on and use on a daily basis, and yet, they don’t know much about plumbing or how it works. If you still think that all plumbers are named “Mario” and that throwing a lemon peel in your garbage disposal will magically…Read More

  2. Protecting Your Residential Plumbing During An Illinois Winter

    The weather is cooling off, which means winter is right around the corner–you’re swapping out your flip flops for insulated boots and trading in your tank tops for long sleeved shirts and fuzzy scarves. But preparing your wardrobe isn’t the only planning ahead you need to do with the pending d…Read More

  3. Most Frequently Asked Plumbing Questions, Part One

    If you aren’t a professional plumber, you probably have a lot of questions about what’s going on when you flush the toilet, turn on the faucet or have a new tub installed.  At R.J. Graham Plumbing, we know all there is to know about plumbing and are here to answer any questions you may have. To…Read More

  4. The 10 Craziest Things Found In Plumbing Pipes

    When it comes to backed up pipes and drains, common causes of clogs that come to mind are: hair, food, debris, toilet paper and grease. From time to time, plumbers are called in to remove specific valuables that were accidentally dropped into the toilet or washed down the drain. Curious as to what t…Read More

  5. New Construction Calls For A Reliable, Experienced Mokena Plumber

    With new construction, there is always so much to think about. One of the areas that often gets overlooked is the plumbing. You don’t see it once everything is put into place and the drywall is up so it is out of sight out of mind. However, ff you are considering building a new home, you need a pl…Read More

  6. What Is An RPZ Valve?

    A backflow device known as an RPZ valve is installed into your plumbing system by your local plumber in Mokena to protect your drinking water from contaminants. Reduced Pressure Zone valves (RPZ valves) are required when a house or building is equipped with an irrigation system. Contaminants can ent…Read More

  7. Sewer Line Repair Made Easy

    Have you noticed that your drainage system has started to slow down or have you heard a troublesome gurgling sound coming from your toilet bowl? If so, it may be time to act. A clogged sewer line creates huge problems with your plumbing requiring repair by you plumber in Mokena. Tree roots are usual…Read More

  8. Leave Your Gas Line Repair To Us

    One of the most common and affordable forms of energy is natural gas. Gas line leakage is rare but can be extremely dangerous if it is left unattended. Natural gas buildup in an enclosed area can cause illness or even an explosion. Gas leaks can also happen outside the home and are equally as danger…Read More

  9. Why Do I Need Water Treatment?

    By allowing your plumber in Mokena to remove the minerals in your water, you can save money on your energy bills by reducing the energy consumption of your water heater. Soft water is easier on your appliances and will not clog them like hard water will. Soft water doesn’t use as much detergent to…Read More

  10. Don’t Put Your Home On The Market Before Upgrading

    Although plumbing projects are not always the most fun thing on your Saturday to do list, they are crucial to the functionality of your home and the standard of livability that all potential homebuyers are sure to look for. Here are a couple of suggestions from your plumber in Mokena. Current Trends…Read More