The Sunny Plumber SoCal Blog : Archive for the ‘Plumbing’ Category

5 Signs of Toilet Trouble and What to Do

Monday, September 13th, 2021

sunny-plumberYour toilet is a 100% necessary plumbing appliance in your home. We’ve all been in an outhouse at least once and thanked our lucky stars for our indoor plumbing. So what do you do when this vital part of your home starts to act up?

Well, if you have a clog and a plunger can handle it, we’d suggest going that route. But beyond that plunger solution, other repairs or service to your toilet is best handled by a professional plumber like ours. Your toilet is vital to your home–make sure you leave it in the hands of an expert who knows how to keep it working right.

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3 Reasons To Install a Sump Pump

Monday, August 16th, 2021

sunny-plumber-logoWe live in an area commonly referred to as “sunny Southern California.” That means more days of sunlight and warmth than days full of rain and clouds. While that is great for enjoying time outside it also means that we are in an area that gets dried out regularly and rapidly–it can feel like we are almost always battling a drought. Getting rain after months of dry, hot weather can be a relief but it can also be a problem because it may put your home at risk of flooding.

When the ground has been baked for months on end by hot, dry air, it can’t always soak up large amounts of rainwater well. The end result is often the creation of floods or flash floods. While these floods aren’t exactly a regular issue, they can become a problem if one hits your area and your home has no way to combat it. If you are looking to take preventative measures against floodwater damage, we’d suggest starting with a sump pump in Corona, CA.

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6 Ways to Increase Your Water Savings This Summer

Monday, August 2nd, 2021

technician-in-doorSummer is here and we didn’t get much rain over the last several months. This means that it is a good idea to reduce our water usage. Reducing how many gallons you use on a regular basis now can make things much easier later in the year when it gets even hotter.

If you haven’t already, let us give you some great tips to help you start saving some extra water now. With conscious practices and maybe even some upgrades to your plumbing in Corona, you can save gallons, which is good for your bills and the planet.

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What To Do When Roots Invade Your Sewer Line

Monday, July 19th, 2021

sunny-plumberHave you started noticing that your home’s drains have become slow to get rid of wastewater? Do you hear strange noises coming when you flush the toilet? You might think that this is nothing more than a simple plumbing problem that you can clear out with a drain cleaning fluid. Unfortunately, you might have a much bigger problem on your hands. There is a chance that these issues are happening because roots have invaded your sewer line.

If you do not schedule sewer line services in Corona to get to the root of the problem and have it repaired, you could end up with much more expensive repairs. We will tell you more about what happens when roots invade your sewer line and how you can fix the problem before it gets any worse.

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5 Signs You Have a Leak

Monday, July 5th, 2021

sunny-plumber-logoAs a homeowner, we are sure that you have faced plumbing issues several times over the years. As advanced as our construction methods and materials get, there is no such thing as a plumbing system that can last forever without giving you any problems. 

Plumbing problems come in all shapes and sizes. Some are more obvious than others. Water leaks can be one of the most problematic plumbing issues you can face. Just because plumbing leaks are common, it doesn’t mean that they’re easy to detect. If you want to protect your home from considerable water damage resulting from an unnoticed water leak, you need to learn how to recognize the signs of a water leak.

This post will discuss some of the signs that you have a leak so that you know when it’s the right time to schedule repair services. And if you’re not sure whether you have a leak, you can call us for water leak detection in Corona to get a professional opinion.

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What Can My Garbage Disposal Handle?

Monday, May 10th, 2021

technician-in-doorIt is a good question to ask. One of the most common culprits of a garbage disposal issue that we see is items that shouldn’t have been put into the disposal in the first place. It is obvious that your kid’s toys don’t go down the kitchen sink drain (try telling your five-year-old that though) but there are plenty of other things that simply aren’t supposed to be put through this system.

Kitchen sink clogs are a big hassle if you can’t clear them by turning on the garbage disposal. You want to keep this helpful system running as effectively as possible. And we want to help you do that. Check out this list of what your garbage disposal can and can’t handle to save yourself from frequent clogs and repairs.

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Everything You Need to Know About Slab Leaks

Monday, April 26th, 2021

sunny-plumberIf you’re located in Corona, CA, and are on the lookout for a professional service provider who can help you address a slab leak you’ve come to the right place. We have a team of experts who can pinpoint the issue and resolve it with as little hassle as possible.

The key here is figuring out if you have a slab leak. Let’s get into the details of what slab leaks are, how you can detect them, land why they’re considered dangerous.

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5 Things You Don’t Want To Put Down The Drain

Monday, March 15th, 2021

sink-drainDealing with a clogged drain in your kitchen is never pleasant. then can be smelly and stubborn not to mention it grinds meal prep to a complete halt. Thankfully it is possible to keep clogged drain incidents to a minimum. Using best practices can help you to keep your drains in better condition, avoiding those frustrating clogs.

We can provide tips to help keep your kitchen drains in working order and make things a lot easier for you in the future. Just make sure to come to us for help when your drains do back up instead of reaching for that chemical drain cleaner.

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The Difference Water Saving Appliances Can Make

Monday, March 1st, 2021

shower-head-runningWhen you live in this state, saving water is never far from your mind. We face extended periods of drought and have seen some extreme majors come into play in the past years to reduce regular water usage.

While this is all well and good, we think you should know that there are some great ways to reduce your home water use on a regular basis. By taking steps to improve your water usage at home all year long, you can actually help to reduce the stress that the next major drought season might have on the area because, well, you are already prepared!

The approach we are focusing on to help you save water is, of course, upgrading your plumbing appliances.

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Signs of Subpar Water Quality

Monday, February 1st, 2021

sunny-plumberWe’d all love to know for certain that the water coming from our taps is of the highest possible quality. Just like we’d love to know that our cars would never break down, that our roofs would last forever, etc. Unfortunately, there is no way of knowing for sure if this is the case. Your car will break down. Your roof will need to be replaced eventually.

And, while we can’t say your water is of a low quality, we can say that you may need some help in improving its quality to make it as great as possible.

No worries, though. Finding that help is easy. If you’re reading this, then you’ve found it already! All you need is a Sunny Plumber in your corner, and you’ll be enjoying water of a higher quality in no time.

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