The Sunny Plumber Phoenix Blog : Archive for the ‘Plumbing’ Category

4 Tips to Keep Your Plumbing in Good Shape

Monday, December 13th, 2021

logoNo one wants to be without their home plumbing. Even a few hours without the use of sinks or toilets can be incredibly tough to deal with. That is just one of the many reasons you want to make sure that your plumbing systems and appliances are kept in the best condition possible. Letting anything fall into disarray can easily create an avalanche of plumbing problems that can be time-consuming and even unsafe.

So, how do you take care of your home’s plumbing system? With our help, you can make sure that your plumbing gets the best possible services to ensure it serves you for the longest amount of time possible. Let us help you get the most out of your plumbing this season and beyond.

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Don’t Let These Items Go Down the Kitchen Sink Drain!

Monday, November 15th, 2021

plumberAre you playing host to the family this season? Even if you aren’t, you may be having friends over some time in the future. When people are going to be spending time at your house, there is a lot of activity that will go on in the kitchen. So what can you do to ensure that your kitchen plumbing in Phoenix is kept safe?

This might sound silly at first, but hear us out. One of the best things you can do is make sure everyone is on the same page about what NOT to put down the kitchen drain. Write it down on a note and paste it next to or close by the sink so everyone can see it.

What are the items not to try to wash down the kitchen drain? Those “no-go” items include…

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5 Signs of a Slab Leak

Monday, November 1st, 2021

sunny-plumbersLeaks aren’t something you should ignore, ever. However, slab leaks are something that can easily go unnoticed for a long period of time, and that really isn’t your fault. These are sneaky leaks that are much harder to detect. But this makes them that much more likely to cause serious problems in your home.

Finding a slab leak is one step in the journey. Repairing that slab leak is the other half. And neither of these things is something you should have to attempt on your own. If you suspect you have a slab leak, make sure to reach out to a professional plumber for assistance as soon as you can. Here are some indicators that it is time to make that call for slab leak services in Phoenix.

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Low Water Pressure? 3 Potential Causes and Their Solution

Monday, September 20th, 2021

sunny-plumber-vanYou are washing your hands or taking a nice shower and out of nowhere the water just … gives up. Maybe it doesn’t stop completely, but it gets far weaker than before. Low water pressure is, unsurprisingly, never a good thing.

The question you need to answer is what might be causing the interruption in your water supply, and how to fix it. Of course, no matter the cause, your best course of action will be to contact a plumber in Phoenix.

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How to Figure Out You Have a Leak

Monday, August 23rd, 2021

sunny-plumbersThink you have a water leak in your home? If so, it isn’t a question of if you are going to do something about so much as when. The only thing holding you back is potentially the question of whether or not you are sure that you really do have a leak in the house. This is a question we would like to help answer.

So, how can you figure out if you have a leak in your home? We can give you some warning signs to look for and provide the services that will provide a definitive answer so you can take the next steps to care for your home’s plumbing.

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Face the Flood Without Fear With a Sump Pump

Monday, July 26th, 2021

logoYou hear your phone going berzerk and go to check what could possibly be causing such a ruckus. It’s a flash flood warning. There is a thunderstorm headed your way which may lead to a flash flood in your neighborhood or in the surrounding areas. In most cases, people can brush off a flash flood warning, but you never want to be the person who ends up discovering their home takes on water damage.

Thankfully there is a way to avoid encountering serious problems should your home be in the path of a flash flood. The installation and use of a sump pump in Phoenix is going to help address those floodwaters, keeping them out of your house and preventing water damage in the process. Let us explain more about these systems and how they can help protect your home.

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Address Your Leaking Pipe ASAP!

Monday, July 12th, 2021

sunny-plumbersSummer has arrived, which is leaving most of us looking for ways to stay cool. Some of the best ways to keep yourself more comfortable in the coming months will involve water use: taking lukewarm showers, enjoying a day at the pool, and drinking lots and lots and LOTS of water.

Water is vital for pretty obvious reasons. It stands to reason that wasting water is a less than ideal situation, especially if it is happening in your home. For one thing, it drives up your bills. For another, it lets a precious resource flow away from where it is needed! We aren’t talking about the kids leaving the tap on while they brush their teeth right now though (we’d suggest stopping that habit either way). Today we are talking about the problem of wasting water via a pipe leak in your home. Here’s what you need to do to find it and stop it.

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Plumbing Upgrades to Help You Save Water

Monday, May 17th, 2021

sunny-plumber-vanSaving water is always a great idea no matter where you live. Whether that means shortening your shower time or only running the sprinklers after dark, the fewer gallons you use throughout the year, the better it is for your bills and for the planet overall.

We have good news! There are some upgrades you can make to your home’s bathroom plumbing in Phoenix, AZ that will allow you to save gallons each year more easily than before. All you have to do is reach out to us to get started. We can assess your current bathroom plumbing appliances and pair you with the best options to help you save water in the future.

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Why Pay for a Professional Plumber?

Monday, May 3rd, 2021

logoDelaying getting your plumbing issues fixed is not a great idea. What many people fail to realize is that minor plumbing issues, if not dealt with on time, can become quite a hassle later. What’s worse, in some cases you may even end up paying extra money to get those problems fixed.

Your best option is to reach out for help from a professional plumber as soon as a need arises. Professional plumbers are well worth the cost, especially since they can actually help you save money overall.

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Do You Need Whole House Repiping?

Monday, April 19th, 2021

Constant leakage followed by calls to your plumber may have you thinking that your house pipes need to be changed entirely.

While some issues here and there may just need a plumber’s expertise, it may be a good idea to change pipes rather than repair them.

So, how do you know your house needs repiping?

Here are some indicators that may lead you to repipe your house:

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