The Sunny Plumber Phoenix Blog : Archive for September, 2016

What to Do if Your Toilet Is Overflowing

Monday, September 26th, 2016

We’ve all had plumbing appliances act up every once in a while, but the toilet has got to be one of the worst. Toilet overflows have the potential to cause a great deal of water damage in a very short period of time, and it can be tempting to panic when they happen. Fortunately, if you know what to do you can mitigate a lot of the damage a toilet overflow can cause until your plumber arrives. Read on to find out how.

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Who Needs a Grease Trap?

Monday, September 19th, 2016

Maybe you’ve heard of grease traps, maybe you haven’t. If you have, you may be wondering if you need to have one installed in your home or business. The truth is that not everyone needs to have a grease trap, but those that do will be setting themselves up for a whole lot of trouble if they don’t have one. Let’s take a look at how grease traps work, and when you need to have one installed.

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Signs You Need a New Water Line

Monday, September 12th, 2016

The water line is the pipe that runs from your home’s plumbing system to the city water supply, or to your well if you use one. All water that your home uses passes through this pipe, which means that it’s more than a little important that you keep your water line in ideal condition. If your water line starts to degrade or experience other problems, it will have a negative impact on the rest of your plumbing system. With that in mind, here are some signs that you may need to install a new water line.

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When Is a Good Time to Replace My Water Heater?

Tuesday, September 6th, 2016

Water heaters are built to last a long time, but they don’t last forever. If your water heater is nearing the end of its life, it’s important that you be able to identify the signs. That way, you can have your system replaced before it can die on you completely. Let’s take a look at some of the more common signs that it’s time to replace your water heater.

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