Archive for the ‘Plumbing’ Category

It’s Time for a New Water Heater If…

Monday, July 5th, 2021

gas-fire-boilerNothing can replace the comfort and joy of coming back home during the winters and treating yourself with a hot bath. Since the temperatures don’t get too cold here in Oxnard during the winters, most homeowners don’t place emphasis on their household water heating systems.

Water heaters are designed to last a long time, but even the best system cannot last forever. There may come a time when you will have to replace it and upgrade to a new water heater. The question is: When will the time arrive to change the water heater?

This guide will tell you about some of the signs indicating that it’s time to upgrade to a new water heater. And when you need to schedule services for water heater installation in Oxnard, CA, you can always call us for your new water heater.

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It’s The Season for Sump Pumps: Is Yours Ready?

Monday, June 7th, 2021

Wavy-water-lineSump pumps are the star appliance in your home when spring rolls around. It’s important to have one of these systems up and running in case anything goes awry. Although spring is winding down here in our area, it’s still important to have your system working. Our weather is known to be unpredictable in Santa Clarita, and we still have a few more days of cool weather before we reach summer.

If you realize that your sump pump isn’t in great shape and you need a professional, then we’ve got the plumber in Santa Clarita, CA for you. Let’s make sure that your sump pump is ready today.

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The Various Benefits of Drain Cleaning

Monday, May 10th, 2021

bubbling-drainThe spirit of spring cleaning is in the air. After you’ve cleared out your closet and deep-cleaned your carpets, you might be wondering what else you to do to make your home feel sparkling and new. We want you to go internal—consider your home’s plumbing.

There are so many things that a drain cleaning can do for you. If you read through this blog and realize that this is something that you want for your home, then we want to help you with this service. We’ve got the right plumber in Camarillo, CA for you. Get in touch with us today to learn more.

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5 Common Problems You’ll Need a Plumber For

Monday, March 15th, 2021

plumbing-valves-and-tubesAny system as complex as household plumbing is going to run into problems at some point. Although you won’t have to worry about battling weekly issues in your home’s plumbing in Santa Clarita, CA (unless you had the worst possible initial plumbing installation), there are a few common plumbing troubles you may see in the future. In most cases, only a professional plumber can make the necessary repairs or replacements to correct the problem. 

Below is a list of five common plumbing woes that require the help of a licensed plumber. 

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6 Ways to Tell You Have a Hidden Plumbing Leak

Monday, December 21st, 2020

mold-on-wallOne of the important services we offer as a plumber in Camarillo, CA is leak detection. Hidden leaks in homes account for massive water waste each year, often without the homeowners even knowing that they’re occurring. With our leak detection services, we can discover not only if your house has leaks, but where they are and the quickest and easiest way to fix them. 

We recommend customers have leak detection done every five years, especially if they live in a house built before 1970. If you’ve never had leak detection for your house, you’re probably due to schedule it. We can catch these problems before they become problems.

You should also arrange for leak detection if you have suspicions of leaks. But how can you know you have leaks if they’re hidden? There are several signs to watch for, and here are six of the most common:

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When Do I Need to Make an Emergency Plumbing Call?

Monday, December 7th, 2020

scared-womanDo you need an emergency plumber in Ventura, CA? That’s the question we’re addressing in this post, because homeowners often feel unsure if what they’re dealing with in their home qualifies as an emergency or not. Is the problem something that they might be able to fix on their own if they just know how? Is it maybe something that can wait for a few hours? Or is it serious and needs professional attention so it won’t cause extensive damage or turn into an even larger repair problem?

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Is Repiping Your Home in the Near Future?

Monday, November 9th, 2020

cracked-pipePlumbing pipes age, and some pipe materials age faster than others. At some point in the history of a home that has been around long enough, the building will need some or all of its original pipes replaced with new, updated material. This is a large job, but one that professionals plumbers are familiar with and can handle in as short a time as possible—and the benefits are tremendous since it puts an end to numerous plumbing concerns, potential water damage, massive leaks, and inefficiency.

We know you’d rather not have to go through a job like this. But if it’s in your future, then now is the time to start planning and look to our Santa Barbara, CA, plumbing professionals for the job. Let’s examine some signs that a whole-house repiping is in your near future.

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Dealing With an Overflowing Toilet

Monday, October 26th, 2020

toilet-with-button-flushWe are an emergency plumber for Santa Clarita, CA, and we know what it’s like for a homeowner to run into a major plumbing fiasco at the worst possible time. There are troubles more likely to send a homeowner into a panic than others. And one of the big worrying events is when the toilet overflows.

Yes, if this happens to you, you aren’t going to like it. But it doesn’t have to be a horrible day-ruining experience. We can help solve this problem with our speedy-response emergency plumbing as well as our experience. We’ve been handling plumbing problems since the mid-1930s after all! We have advice for how to handle the trouble with an overflowing toilet so you can stay sane and see the problem is resolved with as little fuss as possible.

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Be Cautious of the “Pinhole” Leak in Your Copper Pipes

Monday, September 14th, 2020

pipe-decayLast year, we wrote a post about how there is no such thing as a “minor” leak. No matter how small the drip from the pipes in your house, it wastes water and can cause severe building damage—especially since it’s difficult to notice these leaks at first. And where there is one small leak, there’s a higher chance of others. Calling for professional plumbing in Oxnard, CA as soon as you have any notion there are leaks in your house is essential for protecting your property, your plumbing, and your water bills.

Today we’re going to talk about a specific type of leak we mentioned in passing last time: the pinhole leak. This is a persistent problem with household plumbing, and a problem we’ve often had to repair. Knowing the details can help you combat this most insidious of plumbing leaks.

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How Can I Tell I Have a Slab Leak?

Monday, August 31st, 2020

slab-leak-crack-in-foundationThe slab leak is one of the most serious problems for a home’s plumbing. It’s not just because a slab leak wastes water and creates a danger of damage to building material. It’s because slab leaks are difficult to detect until they start to cause significant problems that are expensive to remedy. If your home has a slab leak, you’ll want a professional plumber in Santa Clarita, CA to fix it as soon as possible. But … how can you tell you have a slab leak in the first place? There’s the dilemma.

But it isn’t an impossible one to overcome. Below are the ways you can tell you may have a slab leak so you can call on our plumbers.

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