The Sunny Plumber SoCal Blog : Posts Tagged ‘Plumbing’

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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Water Heater FAQ: Tank and Tankless Pros and Cons

Monday, January 4th, 2021

sunny-plumberQuick—if you were to suddenly come into a nice chunk of change, what would you spend it on? Let us guess.

A new water heater!

No? Well, different strokes for different folks. Okay, even we’ll admit that a new water heater isn’t the most exciting purchase, but it’s among the most practical. And if you’re in the market for a new water heater, then you are probably trying to figure out if a tank or tankless model is right for you.

That’s good news, because today we’ll be diving into the pros and cons that each has to offer. Remember, there’s no such thing as a water heater that’s the perfect fit for everyone. With a little research and guidance from our pros, though, you’ll find the water heater in Corona that’s right for you.

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How Hard Water Causes Hard Times

Monday, December 7th, 2020

sunny-plumbersFor many homeowners, the major concerns with water quality circle around concerns about their health. Obviously, preventing health issues related to poor water quality is very important. However, not every water quality issue is going to result in potential health issues.

At least, not for you and your family. Your plumbing system’s health, on the other hand, may suffer.

Today, we want to take a look at the many different problems that hard water can cause. And we want to talk about the most effective solution to your hard water problems. Our Sunny Plumbers are here to ensure that your water is of the highest possible quality!

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5 Common Culprits of Slow Drains

Monday, August 17th, 2020

technician-in-doorWhat’s the most common problem that most homeowners encounter with their plumbing systems? Probably slow-moving drains. Just because something is pretty common doesn’t mean that you just have to embrace it, though. Remember, slow-moving drains are going to become non-moving drains if you give the issue a chance to get worse. And when drains really get clogged up, you’ve got a potentially major problem on your hands.

And don’t just shrug it off as an inevitable part of using a plumbing system. Sure, there is no way to completely eliminate the risk of problems developing with your plumbing and drainage system. But that does not change the fact that a lot of these problems are due at least in part to human error. And, if nothing else, remember that contacting a Sunny Plumber at the very first sign of trouble is the best way to minimize any serious risks.

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3 Ways Sewer Lines Get Damaged

Monday, July 6th, 2020

technician-in-doorYou might run into sewer line problems eventually. It happens to the best of us. It happens to the best of sewer lines. Sometimes, life just isn’t fair like that. But, do you want to know a secret? It is possible that you are contributing to sewer line problems yourself. Or, if you aren’t currently, that you may in the future. How? By not realizing you’re doing so! There are actually a few simple ways in which you can avoid sewer line troubles.

We’ve got tips to help you along the way. We can’t promise that you’ll never experience such problems, though. No one can. Not truthfully, anyway. And if there is one thing that a Sunny Plumber is, it’s honest! So honestly, there is no guarantee of preventing all sewer line problems. But we can guarantee that keeping these tips in mind will help. So consider the following, and remember that we’re here to answer your questions.

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Benefits of Using a Water Softener

Monday, June 8th, 2020

technician-in-doorA lot of homeowners don’t really know what hard water is. Many homeowners that do know what hard water is assume that it is not really a problem worthy of much attention. Today we want to educate our readers on two points: what hard water is, and why it is absolutely in your best interest to take the problem seriously. While hard water may not pose an immediate health risk or anything like that, it is still highly undesirable.

There’s another point that we want to educate homeowners on as well, though. That is how you can actually solve the problem of hard water, and what kinds of problems can result from not solving the problem at its core. There are many issues that can develop as a result of hard water. The fix to the problem is actually quite simple when you work with a qualified plumber, like ours. So read on, and remember that we’re here for you.

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Keep These Materials Out of Your Kitchen Sink!

Monday, May 11th, 2020

technician-in-doorWhen you interact with anything as much as you do your plumbing system, it is easy to start taking the subject at hand for granted. As anyone that has dealt with plumbing problems knows, however, it becomes very clear very quickly that these systems should not be taken for granted. Ever. Why? Because any disruption to your plumbing system’s performance is going to result in a disruption to your daily routine! That’s why you need to be careful about what you put down the drain.

It may not sound like the most major concern, especially for those of you that have a good garbage disposal in place. Just keep in mind, however, that it’s not something as absurd as shoving a canteloupe down the drain that typically causes drain clogs in Corona, CA. Instead, it’s usually just putting reasonable amounts of the wrong materials down your drain. Garbage disposal in place or no, there are some things that are best destined for the trash barrel!

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Is Your Water of the High Quality You Deserve?

Monday, March 30th, 2020

sunny-plumberWe will never understand why wonderful folks like our customers are willing to compromise on certain issues. Now, don’t get us wrong.  Compromise is very important. If you’re never willing to bend on anything, you’re going to have a pretty rough go of it in the grand scheme of things. Certain matters, however, don’t deserve your compromise. The water coming into your water is one of these matters. So let us ask you this—are you 100% satisfied with your water quality in Corona, CA?

If you said no, don’t worry. You’re in luck! Luck, you might be asking yourself. How is poor water quality luck? Well, the problem itself is not lucky, but the fact that you’re reading this right now is! Or you’re just very well-informed. Because our Sunny Plumbers are definitely the ones that you want on the case. Whatever concerns you may have about the quality of the water in your home, you can count on us to put them to rest!

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How to Tell if Your Sewer Line Needs Service

Monday, February 17th, 2020

sunny-plumberIf we were to ask you how much time you spend thinking about your sewer line on an average day, well—we’d hope you say something along the lines of “what are you talking about?” Chances are that you give your sewer line very little thought, and we’re not really here to tell you that this is wrong. We are here to tell you, however, that you at least need to understand what the warning signs are that your sewer line is in need of service.

Trust us when we say that it’s best not to be totally caught off-guard by a sewer line in distress. The nature of your sewer line’s function means that any problems with it can devolve into not just a very inconvenient but also an extremely unhygienic situation quite quickly. By scheduling sewer line services in Corona at the very first sign of trouble, you ensure that you’re minimizing any such risks for you and your family.

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Scour Jetting Is Just What the Drain Doctor Ordered!

Monday, January 20th, 2020

sunny-plumbersWell, we suppose that makes us the drain doctors then, doesn’t it? We much prefer the title of Sunny Plumbers, but whatever you want to call us, trust us on this—scour jetting is the solution that you need when your drains in Corona, CA, just are not cooperating. No, not when they are so backed up that you cannot even flush your toilet or take a shower—though it can certainly help in that case. We’re talking about when drains are showing signs of trouble.

That’s when you should be taking action. The gurgling, bubbling, etc. Those early signs of trouble need to be taken seriously, and you need to act on them if you are serious about getting the best performance possible from the drains in your home. Remember, the chances of you actually resolving a clog in your drains effectively, especially once they’re at the point of really backing things up, is truly slim to none.

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