The Sunny Plumber SoCal Blog : Archive for May, 2017

Is My Gas Piping Compromised?

Monday, May 29th, 2017

gas-meterOf all the resources available to homeowners in this day and age, natural gas is surely one of the greatest. After all, natural gas is a largely domestic product that reduces our reliance on foreign oil. It is very convenient, as it is piped directly into our homes and to the appliances that use it, and it is very versatile. Ovens and ranges, water heaters, home heating systems, and even clothes dryers can all make use of natural gas.

As is the case with any fuel source, however, natural gas can also pose a threat to your safety if it is not utilized properly. This is why only professional plumbers are allowed to work with natural gas piping. The last thing that you want to encounter is a natural gas leak on your property. Even well-installed gas lines and gas piping can be compromised, though. That is why you need to be able to spot trouble with your gas line in Corona, CA.

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Is It Time for a New Water Heater?

Monday, May 15th, 2017

question-markHow does one decide when his or her water heater is ready for replacement? Do you just wait until the water heater breaks down entirely, and your plumber says that there is nothing that can be done? Well, that’s a pretty clear cut case, isn’t it? Sure, but you really don’t want to wait for such an extreme situation to develop before replacing your water heater. Doing so puts you at risk for considerable inconvenience in your day to day life.

We have a few tips to help you to decide when to replace your water heater in Corona, CA, as well as why you may decide to replace a system that is still operational. For most homeowners, the expense of doing so is a considerable investment. Don’t rush into anything, and be sure to give us a call if you have any questions. We are happy to help you decide if a new water heater is right for you.

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Why Are My Drains Clogged?

Monday, May 1st, 2017

water-drainingBecause you depend on your plumbing system each and every day, and for so many different purposes, it is understandably upsetting to discover a problem of any kind with one’s plumbing system. This does not mean just leaks, either. While leaks in your supply plumbing are a serious issue and can lead to real trouble, issues with the drainage side of the system can prove problematic as well.

Fortunately — or as “fortunate” as can be when discussing plumbing problems of any kind — there are plenty of signs that all is not well with your drains. In fact, the most obvious sign of trouble — the clogged drain — is also one of the common problems! There are a number of reasons as to why you may encounter clogged drains in Corona, CA. Keep the following information in mind, and be sure to contact us if you have any concerns about your drains.

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