The Sunny Plumber SoCal Blog : Posts Tagged ‘Huntington Beach’

3 Common Water Heater Problems

Monday, April 30th, 2018

sunny-plumber-logoHere in California, the summer season can be very hot. Even here, though, your air conditioner is going to have an offseason. It may be a brief offseason, but it is a respite for that system nonetheless. This is not the case with your water heater. For this particular appliance, surely one of if not the hardest working in any home, there is no substantial time of rest. This system is used every day, throughout the day, for many different tasks completed throughout your home.

Considering how used to having bountiful hot water whenever we need it we are, it goes without saying that any problems with your water heater are cause for concern. When you need water heater repairs, you need to contact a professional plumber in Huntington Beach immediately. Of course, doing so means that you need to be able to recognize signs of trouble with your water heater to begin with. Here are a few common ones to be on the lookout for.

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Keep an Eye Out for Sink Problems

Monday, December 25th, 2017

under-sinkThere are a few components in any residential plumbing system that homeowners have a  lot of hands-on interaction with. Among these are the shower/bathtub, the toilet, and, of course, the sinks in the home. Chances are that you’ve got at least two, with one in the kitchen and one in your bathroom. If your sinks should develop problems of any kind, then you are going to need to resolve them right away. The longer that you wait, the more trouble you’re going to encounter.

Just because water is not spewing all over your home doesn’t mean that issues with your sinks should not be resolved in a prompt manner. Whatever the issue may be, it is absolutely in your best interest to schedule your sink plumbing services with a professional plumber in Huntington Beach as soon as possible. There may be a lot of “how-to” videos to watch online, but no amount of them will give you the skills and expertise that our professional plumbers possess.

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Should I Have My Water Tested?

Monday, October 16th, 2017

child-drinking-waterThere are certain “luxuries” that some homeowners are happy to forgo. Maybe you don’t have any interest in the installation of a garbage disposal, for instance. Perhaps you don’t want to outfit your home with smart thermostats and home automation equipment. That’s all well and good. When it comes to clean, potable water in your home, though, you’re starting to stretch the definition of “luxury”. At this point in time, having clean water piped into your home is, if not a necessity, certainly an expectation held by the average homeowner.

Here is a question for you, though. How healthful is the water that you are piping throughout your living space? Even if you don’t drink directly from the tap, you are still cooking with that water, using it to bathe, clean your clothes, etc. Just because your water is treated by a municipal facility does not necessarily mean that it is reaching your home in clean, high-quality state. That is why you may want to hire a professional plumber in Huntington Beach to test your water.

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Why Is Hard Water a Problem?

Monday, September 4th, 2017

water-softenerThere are a lot of reason why one may hire a professional plumber in Huntington Beach, CA. If water is spilling all over your floor due to a burst pipe, for instance, chances are that you’ll be contacting a plumber as fast as those fingers of yours can dial. Or if your toilet is backing up with no signs of stopping — we’ll probably be hearing from you very quickly in that case. What about those problems that are a bit less obvious, though?

What about those problems that are insidious, and can negatively affect your home in a number of more subtle — but still serious — ways? Hard water is such a problem, and trust us. It is a problem. Chances are that if you have hard water in your home, you’ve at least noticed some of the more obvious indicators of the problem. Simply ignoring them because they don’t seem all that immediate in the moment is not what you want to do.

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