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What Can Damage My Sewer Line?

Monday, September 17th, 2018

sunny-plumbersToo much, if you ask us!

We are willing to wager that you do not really think about your sewer line all that much. Why would you?  Its function is as far from glamorous as you can get, removing waste and wastewater from your property. Plus, you literally cannot see it, so “out of sight, out of mind” can come into play.

The fact that the function of your sewer line is such a common part of your daily life, however, does not really mean that you can afford to put it out of mind.

Unfortunately, as mentioned above, there are a lot of ways in which your sewer line may suffer damages. Even more unfortunate is the fact that you simply cannot avoid them all. Some of them are caused by issues well beyond your control. Even so, we think that it is in your best interest to have a general grasp of the situation. So read on, and contact The Sunny Plumber SoCal with any concerns that you may have (or, at least, the plumbing-related ones!).

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Plumbing Repairs: The Problem with Tree Roots

Monday, March 20th, 2017

plastic-sewer-lineFor most modern homeowners, the idea of living without an indoor plumbing system is inconceivable. Every time you use the toilet, take a shower, run the dishwasher or washing machine, etc., you are counting on your plumbing system. Not only to deliver the water that you need throughout your home to the necessary fixtures and appliances, but also to drain the waste and wastewater away when the task at hand is finished.

Considering just how much we rely on our plumbing systems, it should be pretty clear just how disruptive any problems with these systems can really be. One issue that a lot of homeowners fail to see coming is damage and operational issues caused by tree root infiltration. 

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Is My Sewer Line Compromised?

Monday, February 20th, 2017

drain-pipesWhat do you think of when you hear the word “plumbing?” The faucets and fixtures that pour water forth into your home? The drains that whisk that water out of your home once you are done with it? This is understandable, as these are components that you can actually see and which you have some direct interaction with. However, there is one component in your plumbing system that you may never see — unless something goes wrong with it. That is your sewer line in Corona, CA.

Your sewer line, while out of sight, really should not be completely out of mind. If any problems should develop with your sewer line, then you are going to have a seriously inconvenient issue on your hands. Early detection of sewer line problems is hugely beneficial, so you should know some warning signs that something is wrong. Here are a few to keep in mind.

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