The Sunny Plumber Blog : Posts Tagged ‘plumber’

Is Your Toilet Telling You There’s Trouble?

Monday, January 13th, 2020

plumberAh, the toilet. If there were a single plumbing fixture that sums up the importance of the modern plumbing system, surely it would be this one. Considering how undeniably important the toilet is to daily life, it’s somewhat surprising to realize how many people ignore signs of trouble with their toilets in Tucson. While major backups are tough to overlook or brush under the rug, there are plenty of other toilet issues that are a easier to force out of your mind.

Don’t do it! We understand that pausing your busy day to get a plumber out to the house may seem like a hassle—although we do make it incredibly easy and convenient. But trust us, it’s nowhere near the hassle of dealing with problems that could have easily been avoided. So keep these warning signs in mind, take them seriously, and be sure to work with a Sunny Plumber when the time comes to schedule your plumbing services.

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The Do’s and Don’ts of Using Your Garbage Disposal

Monday, December 16th, 2019

sunny-plumbersDon’t get defensive—we are not talking down to you. You may think that using a garbage disposal is so simple that anyone can do it. And you know what? You’re right. Sort of. Most folks are going to be able to get food waste into the sink and flip the switch to activate the garbage disposal. However, there is a major difference between using something, and using it right. Using it right is the focus of today’s post.

Remember too that the first step in using any garbage disposal properly is to have it installed and serviced properly. And that means scheduling those important services with trained, experienced professionals. Be sure to schedule your plumbing services with our Sunny Plumbers to guarantee that this is the case. When it comes to your plumbing in Tucson, AZ, you really cannot afford to take any risks. We get plumbing systems and appliances off on the right foot every time.

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Holidays Can Be Tough on Plumbing Systems!

Monday, December 2nd, 2019

sunny-plumbersThe end of the year is an exciting time—a time for celebrating with those closest to you. For many of us, that means hosting our friends and families at our homes. And for our homes, that can mean a whole lot of added strain on our plumbing systems in Tucson, AZ. We know that it’s the last thing you want to be thinking about when you’re in celebration mode, but your plumbing system may struggle throughout the season.

The good news is that a bit of prevention really does go a long way. Our expert plumbers have some tips and tricks to help you get through the holiday hosting season as pain-free as possible. Well, at least when it comes to your plumbing system. We won’t come wash your dishes or anything, and we certainly won’t be cooking for your guests—though that itself is something to be thankful for!

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Why Worry About Slab Leaks?

Monday, September 9th, 2019

sunny-plumberWe’re not telling you that you should hunker down in a corner of your home and do nothing but worry about the occurrence of a slab leak. That would be absurd. However, you should at least be aware of slab leaks and the potential for damage that they possess. You should also be prepared to recognize the development of a slab leak on your property so you can act fast should one spring up.

To do so, of course, you’ll first need some background knowledge about what slab leaks are, why they might develop, and how they present themselves. That’s where today’s blog post comes into play. Our Sunny Plumbers are some of the most knowledgeable slab leak experts around, and we’ll help you to handle the undesirable event of a slab leak in your home with as little stress and worry as possible. Call us if you notice any signs in your home.

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We Don’t Clean Pipes—We Scour Them!

Monday, August 26th, 2019

sunny-plumbersWhen you’re going around your home cleaning up before guests arrive, you probably are not breaking out the equipment to clean your drains and sewer line. At least we hope not. Because that would be unusual, to say the least. Even so, it is important that you keep your drain and sewer lines clean. And no, pouring chemical cleaners down them is not an effective way to do it. In fact, there are many drawbacks to using those cleaners.

So what do we recommend? Scour jetting in Tucson, AZ. Why? How does that work? Don’t worry—all shall be revealed in today’s post. Our Sunny Plumbers are some of the finest in the business, and we provide them with the tools and equipment that they need to match their skills to any job that your plumbing system may require. When you schedule scour jetting with us, you can count on getting the best performance possible from those pipes!

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Nothing Lasts Forever (Not Even Water Heaters!)

Monday, June 17th, 2019

sunny-plumberImagine this—you’ve come into some money. Not millions of dollars or anything, but a substantial chunk of change nonetheless. Enough to put some away in the bank, maybe pay down the credit card a bit. You with us? Okay, now let’s say you decide to keep enough out of the bank to treat yourself and the family a bit. What do you spend it on?

If you said a new water heater, then—well, actually, we’re a bit surprised. No one understands the importance of a great water heater better than us Sunny Plumbers, but even we’ll admit that they’re not the most exciting things in the world.

Exciting or not, you do need a reliable water heater in your home. And regardless of what make or model you use, you’re going to have to replace your water heater eventually. There is no getting around that. But when do you replace your water heater in Tucson? When it’s broken down entirely? Hopefully before then, so here are some factors to consider. 

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Yes, We Offer Video Pipe Inspection

Monday, May 20th, 2019

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If you’re asking if we offer video pipe inspection, then the answer is yes. If you’re asking what is video pipe inspection, then this is the post for you! Video pipe inspection is one of the greatest resources that modern plumbers have at their disposal. Of course, the only way to ensure a thorough and reliable inspection of your pipes is to schedule your video pipe inspection in Green Valley, AZ, with a member of our team.

Our Sunny Plumbers don’t just have access to tools like video pipe inspection equipment, after all. They have the skills and expertise necessary for using that equipment to its fullest potential. So read on, let us know what concerns you have about your plumbing system, and leave the inspection of that system and its pipes to our pros. 

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Remember, Not All Leaks Are Obvious

Monday, May 6th, 2019

logoIt will come as no surprise to hear that leaks are the most common problem that homeowners may encounter with their residential plumbing systems. What is unfortunate is that not all leaks are going to be immediately obvious. In fact, some leaks are only likely to be recognized by the damage they cause. While it’s impossible to guarantee that you’ll be able to spot every leak in your home very early on, knowledge is definitely your best defense against leak-related damages.

With that in mind, our Sunny Plumbers want to share some information with you regarding leaks and potential hiding spots they may exploit, as well as some warning signs that may tip you off early on. If you do suspect you have a leak in your system, schedule your plumbing repairs in Marana, AZ, with a member of our team. We’ll pinpoint the source of the leak and resolve the situation completely.

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When to Reach Out for Water Heater Repairs

Monday, April 22nd, 2019

sunny-plumberIt can be easy to overlook your water heater when it is functioning just as it should. You’re so used to using hot water reliably in your home, no doubt, that you have no reason to give it all that much thought provided that it is there when you need it. Typically, it is when something goes wrong with our water heater in Marana, AZ, that we realize just how vital its performance really is in our day to day lives. Ideally, you’d never run into water heater problems.

The reality of the world we do live in, however, is that water heaters are mechanical systems. That means that they will—not might, but will—encounter operational problems from time to time. When that happens, you definitely want to deal with any such problems as quickly and promptly as possible. That’s why we’ve got some tips to help you recognize signs of trouble early on. Keep them in mind, and let us know what concerns you have with your system.

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Don’t Tolerate Low Water Pressure!

Monday, March 25th, 2019

sunny-plumbersThere are a lot of concessions that we have to make in our lives. To put it simply, you just can’t win ’em all. That being said, you’ve got to draw the line somewhere. One situation that may seem like a part of everyday life that we certainly draw the line at is low water pressure. It’s annoying, you deserve better, and, worst of all, it could indicate a serious plumbing problem. Do not put up with it any longer!

When you work with the Sunny Plumbers, you are working with skilled professionals who can identify any problems you are up against accurately.  That initial diagnosis also means that we’ll be able to solve the problem promptly. No quick fixes or band-aid applications. We do it the right way, every step of the way. We take your comfort and your overall satisfaction with your plumbing system and our services very seriously, so call today!

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