The Sunny Plumber Phoenix Blog : Archive for July, 2016

Signs You Have a Hard Water Problem

Monday, July 18th, 2016

Hard water is one of the most common and damaging problems that can afflict your plumbing system. The hard water itself is no threat to you, but the lime scale that it creates can cost you thousands of dollars if it manages to gain a foothold in your plumbing system. So detecting hard water early is an important part of limiting the damage that it can cause. Let’s take a look at the signs that you have a hard water problem in your home.

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Signs You Have a Slab Leak

Monday, July 11th, 2016

Of all the different kinds of plumbing leaks that can affect a home, slab leaks are perhaps the worst. A slab leak is when one of the pipes running under the concrete foundation of your home develops a leak, which forces water up through the slab and into the home. These leaks are very hard to detect early, and can cause quite a bit of damage before they are caught. Let’s take a look at some of the warning signs that you may have a slab leak.

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The 3 Things You Should Never Put Down Your Garbage Disposal

Monday, July 4th, 2016

It’s pretty tempting, at times, to think of garbage disposals as these invincible machines of food waste destruction. However, garbage disposals are actually quite easy to break if you aren’t careful. If you want your garbage disposal to last as long as possible, there are a few things you should avoid exposing it to. Let’s take a look at the top 3 things that you should never put down your garbage disposal, if you want it to live a full life.

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