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“Minor” Plumbing Leaks? Major Problems!

Monday, December 14th, 2020

sunny-plumber-vanEvery now and then, we’ll get a call from a customer who has a serious problem. And they’ll tell us that it all started with what seemed like a “minor” leak. And that’s why we want to remind you that there is really no such thing as a “minor” plumbing leak. At least, there’s no such thing as a plumbing leak that is minor enough to ignore. If you fail to deal with your plumbing leaks, trouble is coming.

Does this mean that all plumbing leaks are emergencies? No, of course not. There are obviously some plumbing leaks that are more serious than others. But that doesn’t change the fact that any plumbing leak is going to have negative consequences. It may not warrant a call for 24/7 emergency services, but you do want to deal with your plumbing leaks in a timely manner. Why? Well, that’s what we’re here to cover today. Schedule your plumbing repairs in Phoenix with us!

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No, Copper Pipes Are Not Invincible

Monday, May 4th, 2020

sunny-plumbersIf you encounter a plumber in Phoenix, or anywhere else, telling you that he or she has a pipe to sell you that is guaranteed to be problem-free, one thing is for sure—you’ve either found a very misinformed plumber, or a very dishonest one. That’s the beauty of working with a Sunny Plumber on our team. We tell you the truth, and we have the knowledge and expertise to base our opinions in fact. That’s the Sunny Plumber difference!

One myth that some people get in their heads is that investing in copper piping is going to mean a problem-free piping experience for the rest of their days. That’d be great, we won’t argue that. Like most ideal situations, though, this is just not the reality of the world that we live in. While modern plumbing materials are definitely more durable and reliable than ever before, they are still subject to problems. And we’re here to find the solutions.

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How You Can Help Alert Plumbers to Leaks

Monday, February 10th, 2020

sunny-plumber-vanPlumbing leaks are the quintessential plumbing problem. When you’re distributing water throughout your home, and you’re removing wastewater from your home, you can count on a leak developing at some point. There are just too many pipes and too many connections to ever guarantee a 100% problem-free situation. The “good” news is that plumbing leaks seldom develop and grow without any warning signs at all.  Of course, the bad news is that too few homeowners recognize these warning signs and act on them.

Not all—in fact, very few—plumbers are on the same level as our Sunny Plumbers. Any plumber will tell you, however, that plumbing leaks are a time-sensitive issue. And even plumbers of our caliber are going to benefit from being alerted to such problems early on. So be sure to reach out to us the moment that you suspect you have a plumbing leak in Phoenix, AZ. To do so, keep the following tips in mind!

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What Can Damage My Main Water Line?

Monday, November 18th, 2019

logoBecause pipes are not exactly the most technologically complex components of a home, some homeowners seem to think that they are foolproof. If only this were the case. Sure, your pipes are reliable, and we don’t live in an area where we have to worry about frigid winter temperatures freezing our pipes. However, there are still many instances in which plumbing pipes can be damaged. And this certainly includes your main water line.

If you are ever concerned about your main water line for any reason, we strongly urge you to contact us immediately. We can handle your plumbing repairs in Phoenix for you. But first you have to let us know that there is a problem! And trust us, you’ll want to get out ahead of your main water line repairs as much as possible. The longer that you wait to have your main water line repaired, the greater the consequences are likely to be.

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The True Cost of Plumbing Leaks

Monday, November 4th, 2019

plumberWe often tell homeowners that they really need to take any water leaks in their homes seriously. And too often, homeowners fail to take that bit of advice seriously. That’s a real shame, because any plumbing leak in your home should be a major concern. Will every plumbing leak lead to the flooding of your house? Well, no. Is flooding your house the only problem that leaks can cause? No!

There are a lot of ways in which plumbing leaks will negatively affect your home and wallet. In fact, most situations don’t see major flooding as the culprit. Today, we’re going to explore some of the consequences that you may face when you let plumbing leaks slide. Trust us when we tell you that prompt plumbing repair in Phoenix, AZ, is always going to be in your best interest. And if you want top-quality plumbing repairs from skilled professionals that you can trust, look no further.

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What Causes Plumbing Leaks?

Monday, September 10th, 2018

sunny-plumber-vanIf we were to ask a large pool of homeowners what the most common problem with plumbing systems is, chances are that a big number of individuals within that pool will come up with the same answer: leaks. And you know what? They would be right. There are a lot of different types of leaks, of course, but they all boil down to the same trouble—you cannot keep water in the pipes or fixtures where they belong!

While there may be a lot of different types of leaks, there are also a lot of different problems that can cause those leaks. We are going to look at a few of them today. Now, not even working with as outstanding a company as The Sunny Plumber Phoenix will keep all leaks at bay forever. Many of these causes are simply out of your hands. However, you can take measures to minimize such risks, provided you know what those causes are, to begin with.

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Plumbing FAQ: What Is a Slab Leak?

Monday, August 14th, 2017

corroded-pipesWhat would you guess is the most common problem that homeowners encounter with their residential plumbing systems? If you said “leaks,” then you are correct. Modern plumbing tools and materials, paired with the skills and expertise of professional plumbers, help to keep such leaks to a minimum. They still happen, though, and you may not realize that there are a few different types of leaks that homeowners may encounter. Today, we are going to talk about a type of leak called the “slab leak.”

Before we get further into the topic, we want to start by saying that you really never want to run into a slab leak on your property. It is easier than ever for plumbers to pinpoint the source of these leaks and fix them, but they are still very problematic. So without further ado, let’s shed some light on what slab leaks are, and what you can do to recognize the development of a slab leak in Maricopa, AZ

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