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Smell Sewer Gas In My Home

What To Do If I Smell Sewer Gas In My Home?

By Scott Duncan | February 6, 2020

Does the smell of rotten eggs waft through your house? If the answer is a disgruntled yes, you could be dealing with a sewer gas leak. Plumbing is a complex machine that works best when it goes unnoticed so, a sewer gas smell in the house can put a damper on life in general. Before…

How to Prevent Your Pipes From Freezing

How to Prevent Your Pipes From Freezing?

By Scott Duncan | December 12, 2019

As we approach winter, we are forced to adapt to long nights, chilly temperatures and large heating bills. One thing that you should be thinking about is the pipes in your house freezing. Even if it’s not ideal, you might need to pay for plumbing services. This is a very real and quite serious problem…

Must We Fix Any Leakage In Sewer Pipes Immediately?

Must We Fix Any Leakage In Sewer Pipes Immediately?

By Scott Duncan | July 18, 2019

Have you noticed signs of leakage in your home’s sewer pipes? If so, the situation is probably as welcome as a weekend visit from the in-laws. Unfortunately, you cannot afford to ignore them completely… and the plumbing problems shouldn’t be overlooked either. On a serious note, knowing whether the sewer pipe repair job should be…

How The Storm And Roof Gutter Drains Should Be Cleaned To Work Properly

How The Storm And Roof Gutter Drains Should Be Cleaned To Work Properly?

By Scott Duncan | March 12, 2019

Storm and roof gutter drains are an integral part of our homes. They help us control and remove most of the water that comes into our home from outside sources such as storms and heavy rain and it also helps to keep the water out of our crawl spaces. However, the importance of these two…

10 DIY Plumbing tips

10 DIY Plumbing Tips That Will Save You A Lot Of Time And Money

By Scott Duncan | February 13, 2019

Are you tired of hiring plumbing services for issues that you could fix or avoid yourself? We know it’s not always necessary for homeowners to call out a plumber for issues like drain cleaning. With these quick tips, you’ll be able to save yourself a lot of time and money, fixing many of the common…

Common Plumbing Mistakes DIYers Make

Most Common Plumbing Mistakes DIYers Make

By Scott Duncan | February 12, 2019

Here’s a quote every DIYer will love: “You can fix most household plumbing repairs and even update plumbing fixtures with just a few special tools and a little elbow grease.” When you know what you’re doing, the work isn’t particularly hard or challenging. And, you’ll save a ton of money in the process. So, you’re…

Diagnose Sewer Line Repair, Santa Cruz, CA

How Would You Diagnose That the Sewer Line Has Been Clogged?

By Scott Duncan | January 25, 2019

A clogged sewer line can be a horrible sight. Not only does it start to smelly, but it can also cause a lot of costly damage if you don’t hire a sewer line repair service immediately. It can lead to contaminated water that will affect your entire family, and your life isn’t going to be…

Emergency Plumber Santa Cruz

7 Things to Do While Waiting for Your Emergency Plumber

By Scott Duncan | April 11, 2018

For homeowners, it’s only a matter of time before something goes wrong with their plumbing. And panic is usually the first response when that happens; not without reason. Leaking water can ruin flooring, roofs, furniture, and your other possessions. Even a slight delay in calling an emergency plumber can lead to thousands of dollars in…

3 Tips to Hiring a Plumbing Service

3 Tips to Hiring a Plumbing Service

By Scott Duncan | December 13, 2017

A leak in a pipe fitting can disrupt your entire household for weeks, cause damage worth thousands of dollars, and make life miserable. Unless you are standing in a foot of water, you should have time to examine the plumber’s experts who will be repairing your piping, installing a water heater, cleaning the drain, or…

Sewer Lines Warning Calls

6 Warning Calls from Your Sewer That You Need to Act On

By Scott Duncan | September 14, 2017

Sewer problems are more common than you imagine. Los Angeles County alone spends $479 million a year on the replacement and rehabilitation of damaged sewers. That’s a lot. As a homeowner, you can save on sewer cleaning if you call a plumber as soon as you notice any of these signs of sewer trouble. Six…