Utility Service Partners Blog

City Officials: How to Prioritize Your Residents' Quality of Life

As we begin 2019 and think about the changes we want in our own lives, we also should be thinking about the changes in our communities. A city is more than infrastructure and buildings, codes and taxes. A[…]

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Learn How the NLC Service Line Warranty Program Can Work for Your City

Utility Service Partners, a HomeServe company, in cooperation with the National League of Cities, the nation’s oldest and largest organization representing America’s municipalities, is offering the NLC[…]

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How Weather Changes Can Impact Your Residents' Pipes

Many of your residents know that during a cold snap, they should consider whether their plumbing is protected, but do they know that summer droughts and spring and fall rains also can pose a danger to their[…]

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The Fallout From Service Line Failures

Water damage to a home, whether from a sewer backup or an interior plumbing problem, is not something to take lightly – and, in some cases, homeowners insurance won’t cover not only the plumbing, but the[…]

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NLC Service Line Warranty Program Helps Salt Lake Resident with Problem Sewer Line

Helen T. of Salt Lake City knew she needed to do something about her sewer line – it had gotten to the point that she had to have it cleaned out annually to clear it of roots.

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Older Homes Are Prone to Plumbing Problems

Old homes have unique charms, but they also may be hiding plumbing problems in their walls and floorboards.

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Imagine a Day Without Water 2018

It was 11 p.m. Sept. 14, and the Cape Fear Public Utility Authority had a problem, one that could be described as either as small as a 48-inch raw water pipe or as large as a hurricane. These two things, the[…]

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Utility Service Partners Gives Employees a Day Off to Help Kids Play

More than a dozen Utility Service Partners, a HomeServe company, employees joined more than 200 other local business people and Seneca Valley Schools pupils and volunteered their time to help re-build an[…]

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Three Environmental Factors that Cause Service Lines to Fail

Are your residents aware of their responsibility to maintain their water and sewer service lines?

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Conservation: Partnering With Ratepayers to Reduce Costs

Potable water is valuable and requires time, labor and resources to produce and deliver to ratepayers, and water utilities are expected to maintain a constant, clean supply with aging infrastructure and[…]

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