The Sunny Plumber Phoenix Blog : Archive for October, 2016

The Importance of Sump Pump Maintenance

Monday, October 31st, 2016

As we move further into winter, we are probably going to get at least a bit rainfall off and on for the next few months. It’s not going to be a deluge or anything extreme. However, under the right circumstances even a bit of water can cause quite a bit of damage. You are going to want to make sure that your sump pump is in the best possible condition, just in case you need it to protect your home from flooding this winter.

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Look for These Signs That You Need a Water Softener

Monday, October 24th, 2016

Hard water is a problem for millions of homes across the country. It is not a direct threat to your health, but it can wreak havoc on your plumbing system. The best way to deal with a hard water issue is to install a whole-house water softener in your home. Read on to find out more about the signs that you need a water softener.

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When to Call for Plumbing Repair

Monday, October 17th, 2016

One of the biggest issues with plumbing repair is that it is difficult to tell when it’s needed. Most of the system is hidden from view, and any issues it deals with tend to be subtle. If you know what to look for, though, you can identify plumbing problems early enough to prevent some damage. Read on for more information on when to call for a plumber.

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Have a Sump Pump Installed for Winter

Monday, October 10th, 2016

We’re moving into fall, which means a number of things as far as getting your home ready for the next few months. One of those things is prepping for the possibility of flooding. It’s highly unlikely that your home is going to be submerged anytime soon. But catastrophic flooding is not necessary in order to inflict widespread water damage to certain parts of your home. Read on to find out how to keep your home safe from flooding with a sump pump.

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Beware These Signs of Gas Problems

Monday, October 3rd, 2016

Natural gas is a remarkably effective fuel, which is why we tend to use it for so many heating and cooking applications in homes across the country. It’s plentiful, inexpensive, and generates a lot of heat compared to how much is consumed. However, that also makes it incredibly dangerous under the wrong circumstances. If you use a gas stove, fireplace, oven, or any other kind of appliance in your home, it’s important that you be able to recognize when there’s a problem with your gas line. Read on to find out more.

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