There may come a day when your water heater suddenly stops producing hot water, leaving you wondering what could be wrong with it. Here are some common problems that you could have with your hot water heater that will require a professional to repair or replace your water heater. Leaking Inner Tank A common problem with a water heater is when you find a puddle underneath your water heater. This means that the inner tank of the water heater is leaking, which there is no repair for.
19 November 2020
Flickering lights in your home require a call to an electrician because, in some cases, they may indicate a major problem. The following can help you troubleshoot why the lights are flickering. Single Fixture Chances are that the issue is localized if only one light fixture is affected. Begin by checking the light bulb in the fixture to make sure it isn't loose or in need of replacement. Next, try testing a different fixture in the outlet.
19 November 2020
If you have dumped drain cleaner into the sinks around your house and now have pipes that are eroding and falling apart, you want to call a plumber before you have water leaks and damages. You could end up with expensive damage and major repair work if you don't take preventative action. As metal pipes age, they become susceptible to a variety of complications, but chemical exposure increases the damages. Talk with the plumber about these things.
13 October 2020
Water dripping from the hot water tank means you need to call a plumber immediately. You don't want to lose water, damage the house, or worry about high gas or electricity bills. A water tank is an appliance that can cause a lot of complications if it breaks, and it could be costing you a lot of money monthly. Have a plumber come to check the leak. Not only should they look at leak, but they should also flush and check the system.
15 September 2020
Purchasing a home and moving in is exciting, but it is also a busy time. If you want to make your time spent in your new home as enjoyable, functional, and cost-efficient as possible, it is a good idea to take a moment to focus on the plumbing system. Learn about some of the areas you should focus your attention on. 1. Plumbing Inspection When you purchased the home, your lender likely required you to have a home inspection performed.
14 August 2020
Showering should be relaxing and enjoyable. But so often, there is something about your shower that annoys you enough to make the experience less amazing than it could be. Many homeowners just ignore these little annoyances and go on taking less-than-perfect showers year after year, but in actuality, most annoying shower problems can be fixed by a plumber with relative ease. Here are three problems that are worth contacting your plumber about.
28 July 2020
Going through an earthquake can be nerve-wracking, even if it's relatively minor. If you've gotten through an earthquake, no matter how minor or severe and your house is still in one piece, you might think that the worst is behind you. However, it'd be a very good idea for you to take this opportunity to call over a residential plumber to have your home inspected. Here's why. Loose Pipes One of the problems that can strike after even mild earthquakes is that connections between pipes in the walls of your home are loosened.
24 June 2020
A clogged sewer line is never welcome news. You often become aware of the problem only when drains begin to slow or raw sewage begins to back up into your home. Fortunately, you have options when it comes to repair. Trenchless repair can be the least invasive and quickest way to solve your sewer line clog. Benefits of Trenchless Repair Traditional sewer line repair involves digging a large trench down to the sewer line.
21 May 2020
Your drains are not equipped to handle anything and everything that can fit into them. Your drains are only meant to handle waste that is biodegradable and that can dissolve easily. It isn't meant to handle food waste items that can't break down, or that can cause a clog in your system. If you are putting the wrong items in your drains, you could be setting yourself up for a poorly working drain system or one that has stopped working altogether.
17 April 2020
A pipe leak under your sink isn't always an emergency, but it might be if you can't stop the water. You might be able to make DIY repairs if the problem is a loose nut that just needs to be tightened, but you may need to call a plumber for more complex repairs, especially if the leak turns into a plumbing emergency. Here are possible reasons for a water leak under your sink and repairs that might be needed.
16 March 2020