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St Paul Pipeworks is an established and trusted plumbing company in Minneapolis and St. Paul, providing residents and businesses with professional plumbing services for decades. We are a locally owned & family-operated business specialized in plumbing repairs, installations & maintenance. We hope the following articles and media are of assistance in your plumbing questions.  As always, contact a professional plumber, choose St Paul Pipeworks.

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Water Meters: What do you need to know? Ask A Plumber

How much do you know about the water meter in your home? Every house connected to municipal water has a water meter. The local municipality uses your water meter to measure how much water you are using, and you are billed based on the reading from that meter. Most cities measure your water usage quarterly […]

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Do you have low water pressure? Ask A Plumber

What causes low water pressure in your house? Low water pressure is a frequent problem in many houses. There are multiple things that can cause low water pressure in your home. An experienced plumber knows exactly what to look for and how to treat the problem most efficiently. The first thing that St Paul Pipeworks […]

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How to prepare your lawn faucets for the winter

What you should do now to prevent your outside faucets from freezing this winter In Minnesota and in places that have freezing weather in the winter, it is smart to winterize your lawn faucets before the temperatures start to drop. When temperatures begin to drop below freezing, water inside your pipes will freeze. As it freezes, it can expand and can cause the pipes to burst. But, if you properly winterize them, allowing air to flow freely inside, the pipes will not break.  Many lawn faucets are frost-free models, so […]

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How does one become a plumber? Ask a Plumber

What does it take? ASK A MASTER PLUMBER…  Plumbing is one of the construction trades that require an individual license for each worker. In other words, the person working in your home is required to have a specific plumbing license.  For a person to get a plumbing license they have to serve an apprenticeship that requires four years of on-the-job training under the […]

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