Jerm's Plumbing & Heating Blog
Of all our modern conveniences, indoor plumbing might be the one we most take for granted. Although we use our sinks and sewer system multiple times a day, they simply don’t require a ton of attention. And because plumbing lasts for decades, it’s rarely top of mind. When it is,…
Ten thousand dollars. That’s the average insurance claim related to “water damage and freezing,” according to the Insurance Information Institute. Each year, one in 50 homeowners will file such a claim—and we’re guessing that you, like all Upper Valley plumbing customers, would rather not be that “lucky” one. In fact,…
You know what’s worse than coming home to a freezing cold house during a cold snap? Nothing. Except maybe having your furnace say, “Nope” in the middle of your fancy holiday meal or while your buddies are over for a major sporting event or any other time when it’s cold…
Picture this. It’s a subzero Monday morning. You’ve hit the snooze button six times—and if it weren’t for your spouse threatening to suffocate you in your sleep, you would’ve hit it a seventh time. Instead, you sigh deeply, toss back the covers, and scurry to the bathroom. You turn on…
OK, friends of Jerm’s Plumbing and Heating, today’s post on the worst things to put down your drain is admittedly a bit self-serving. Imagine this: It’s Thanksgiving day (it’s creeping up on us, you know), and you’re just sitting down for a lovely meal with your family. The turkey’s perfectly…
Most of us were taught that we should drink at least eight, eight-ounce glasses of water every day. That’s basically two liters of the stuff. But what if water isn’t always good for you? If we could insert a record scratch sound here, we totally would—because that’s probably what just…
How to Avoid Costly (and Dangerous) Consequences of Playing Plumber With the dawn of YouTube and Pinterest, most of us have tried—and failed—at a DIY project or two (or 27). Regardless of our past “nailed it” moments, we’re nevertheless tempted to take DIY to a new level when we think…
As an Upper Valley homeowner, you want a plumber who’s an expert—someone whom you can trust to get the job right the first time. And also? You’d love to not get ripped off. Here’s the problem: If you’re in need of plumbing services, you’re in a vulnerable position. Whether you…
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Very responsive and an excellent team who worked diligently to quickly resolve some tricky baseboard plumbing issues. Highly recommend!
11:19 17 Jan 19
Jeremy and his team are very customer service oriented and highly professional at what they do. This company operates with integrity and is very proficient at repairing plumbing and heating systems. Highly recommend!
21:10 03 Jan 19
They were amazing at trying to fit my emergency plumbing job into their day. Thank you, Jerm’s!
18:14 23 Oct 18
Jeremy, Shawn, Chris, Hunter, and Emily all teamed up to help me out with an old-house plumbing nightmare that suddenly erupted (literally). They are organized, awesome at communications, sharp as *tacks*, supertidy, and so nice to work with -- and they are GREAT at discussing options. There is nothing like working with knowledgeable, licensed, insured plumbers -- they know their stuff! I have more work to do in my old house, and I will 110% be asking them to help.
23:44 25 Sep 18
Super friendly, timely, great pricing & just a pleasure to work with. thank you guys and I will use you again!!!
19:09 17 Jul 18
I had a great experience, Cody was timely and efficient. I love my new bathroom!
14:06 16 Jul 18
Jerm’s plumbing is awesome! Cody did a great job. Work was done faster than expected and with great quality. I would recommend Jerm’s plumbing to anyone who needs any plumbing work done.
14:03 16 Jul 18
The gentlemen showed up when they were scheduled. They were polite and engaging. Super knowledgeable and fixed issues with both a shower faucet in our guest room and a rain shower issue in our master bath. Would definitely call them again for any plumbing concerns. They will not disappoint.
13:14 16 Jul 18
Cody showed up on time and did a great job on the slop sink we put in the basement.
02:49 16 Jul 18
We have had prompt, friendly service every time. Always positive results
21:27 14 Jul 18
These guys are great! They are quick to reply, show up when they say they will, and are extremely professional. Upon finishing the work, they leave no trace of being there, other than the fantastic work. I wouldn't think of using anyone else for my plumbing needs, as they are the most reliable company I've hired.
14:17 12 Jul 18
Professional, attention to detail, on time for scheduled appointments-and of it's not right they will make it right!Office, and scheduling done with customer service/satisfaction their priority.
14:11 12 Jul 18
Very personable and professional!! Jerms replaced old toilets, installed two new shower heads, a new kitchen faucet and got my bathroom vanity sink draining again. Work was done quickly and neatly. Jerms is now on speed dial!! Best value and service around.
02:15 24 Apr 18