The Sunny Plumber Blog : Posts Tagged ‘Water Treatment’

You Cannot Afford to Ignore Hard Water!

Monday, April 20th, 2020

sunny-plumbersWhen a homeowner has a toilet that is backing up all over the bathroom floor, or a ruptured water line turning their front lawn into a swamp, he or she is going to jump into action swiftly. Not all plumbing problems will elicit the same type of response, however, even if the problem is actually just as deserving of it. The problem is that some homeowners don’t necessarily recognize this as being the case in all situations.

Take the matter of hard water, for instance. No, we don’t mean ice. We mean water that has certain quality issues that we’ll detail a bit more below. Hard water has a lot of negative effects on plumbing systems and water quality in general. Some are immediate and obvious, while others may be more cumulative and take time to surface. All of them should really be resolved as quickly as possible, though. So call us when you need a plumber in Tucson!

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Have You Had Your Water Tested?

Monday, February 24th, 2020

sunny-plumbersA lot of you are probably reading this and wondering what we are talking about. And a lot of you doing so have probably also encountered issues with your water at some point, and then just shrugged them off because you assume that what you have is the best you can do. Not so! In most cases, there’s room for improvement when it comes to your water quality. Water testing in Tucson is just what you need to figure out the specifics.

And no, we don’t advocate looking for some DIY water testing kit that you can use on your own. Trust us, this is important enough to leave to the professionals. When we test your water, we’ll get accurate results, and we’ll also make sure that we’re following up on those results with the right solutions for any problems that we may find. Your water quality is just way too important to take any chances with.

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3 Signs of Subpar Water Quality

Monday, October 21st, 2019

sunny-plumbersWe wrote “subpar” deliberately in the title to this post—not “bad.” Why? Because you shouldn’t wait for your water quality to be flat out “bad” before you get around to doing something about it! You deserve water of a high quality in your home and, frankly, there is no reason why you shouldn’t be able to enjoy that. Certainly not when our Sunny Plumbers are just a phone call away. Let us help you boost your water quality.

Before you can do so, of course, you need to recognize that your water quality is subpar or on the decline to begin with. This can be tricky, as subpar water quality is not always immediately obvious. In some cases, it will clearly be in need of improvement. In others, the signs of trouble can be slow-building and subtle. That’s why it is so important that you schedule your water treatment system services in Tucson, AZ with our pros.

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Why Choose a Whole-House Water Treatment System?

Monday, July 1st, 2019

logoJudging by the commercials that you might see on TV and the outlandish claims made in the advertisement of bottled water, you may think that the only way to enjoy pure, refreshing water is to buy it by the case. That’s not even remotely true. Sure, the water coming out of your taps right now may not taste great, but it has potential! And a stockpile of bottled water is not going to help your water reach its maximum potential.

But the right water treatment system in Tucson, AZ, can do just that. More specifically, the right water treatment system installed and serviced by the right plumbers. And if you live in Tucson or the surrounding areas, then the right plumber is a Sunny Plumber! Let us know if you have any concerns at all about the quality of the water being piped into and throughout your home. We are certain that we’ll be able to find the right solution.

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Hard Times Caused by Hard Water

Monday, August 13th, 2018

sunny-plumbersOkay, so hard times may be pushing it just a little bit. After all, it is not as though you are going to fall seriously ill due to hard water in your home, as you certainly could with other water quality issues. Why is hard water such a big deal, then? Well, that is precisely what we are going to explore today. By the time you’re done with this post, you’ll understand why you need to soften up the water in your house.

We’ll also tell you just how you can do that in a very simple and convenient manner. Our goal is not to have you calling us out to your home every few weeks to fix another problem. It is to provide you with the effective solutions that you need to get the most out of your plumbing system. Of course, if and when something should go wrong, you’ll want to contact the professional plumbers here at The Sunny Plumber Tucson right away.

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3 Benefits of Using a Water Softener

Monday, October 23rd, 2017

baby-in-bathIf we were to ask you to name a serious plumbing problem that you may encounter in your home, your first reaction may be to say a major leak or a failed water heater. What if we asked you to name a serious issue with your water quality? You’d probably say something along the lines of contaminants that make the water unsafe to drink. Not all problems that you’ll encounter are quite as immediate or threatening as these, though. However, they can still be serious.

This is the case with hard water, one of the most common problems that modern homeowners today face with their plumbing systems. The good news is that there is a simple solution to help you resolve the issues that hard water can create. This is the use of a water softener in Tucson, AZ. We install great water softeners, and are happy to help you enjoy the many benefits that these systems have to offer. 

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Signs You Need a Water Treatment System

Monday, January 16th, 2017

If you get your water from the city, you should know that it goes through pretty extensive treatment facilities before it reaches you. That level of treatment removes a lot of harmful materials from your water, but it does not remove everything. There can occasionally be higher concentrations of harmful materials in your water than there should be. If you want to improve your water quality, the best thing to do is to install a water treatment system. Watch for these signs that you should install one.

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The Problem of Lime Scale

Tuesday, September 6th, 2016

Before the water you use is piped into your home, it undergoes an extensive treatment process at a city plant. That process gets rid of the vast majority of harmful materials in the water. However, it’s not a perfect process. There are still materials that can escape the treatment plant and make it into your home’s plumbing. Hard water is the result of some of those materials. Read on to find out more about hard water, lime scale, and what you can do about them.

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What is the Point of Water Treatment Systems?

Monday, August 1st, 2016

Depending on where you live, you may not think that water treatment systems are really worth the investment. After all, doesn’t your city already put the water supply through an extensive treatment process before piping it to you? They may, but that doesn’t mean that you’re well-protected against harmful contaminants in your water supply. Read on to find out why you might want to install a water treatment system.

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Which Water Treatment System Would Serve Me Best?

Monday, May 2nd, 2016

If you’re using a city water main to provide fresh water to your home, then all of the water you use is heavily filtered before it gets to you. Municipal water treatment facilities are pretty good at their jobs, removing the majority of harmful substances from your water long before it gets to your home. However, the process is not 100% effective. There are still many different kinds of contaminants that can make it into your home, harming you or your plumbing or both. A water treatment system is the best way to deal with these issues, but there are many different kinds on the market. Read on for a brief outline of a couple of the more common water treatment options.

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