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Got a Clogged Drain? Call Charlie’s Plumbing in Salinas

September 5th, 2013

Call it the toll that hard water takes on your clothes or those annoying mineral deposits in your hair that leave you feeling less than fabulous in the morning. It doesn’t matter how you slice it. If you’ve ever lived for any length of time without a water softener, you can appreciate the effects of hard water. Those are the same issues that your plumbing and drains experience from hard water deposits. You need someone who you can contact for responsible drain cleaning service Salinas. (more…)

Why Does My Home Have Low Water Pressure?

July 8th, 2013

Low water pressure can cause all kinds of problems in the home. It can make your dishwasher run slowly or inefficiently, create problems when trying to wash pots and pans and make showers absolutely miserable. Whether low water pressure has always plagued your home or is a more recent development, it’s something that can and should be resolved. You may be able to zero in on the problem yourself, but it’s generally best to have it resolved by an experienced plumbing contractor. Charlie’s Plumbing is the name to trust in Monterey, Salinas and the surrounding area. (more…)

Is a Tankless Water Heater Right for You?

April 8th, 2013

Has your tank-type water heater reached the end of its average ten-year life? If so, you may have contemplated replacing it with a longer-lived tankless type. This may call for some thought. Is a tankless water heater the one for you?

The Advantages

It may help to consider the positives and the negatives of tankless water heaters. Their good points are many. They include: (more…)

Water Purification Systems; What To Look For

March 18th, 2013

Water purifiers can help promote better health because drinking contaminated water can cause dangerous and uncomfortable health conditions. Additionally, unpurified water can leave lime scaling residue on surfaces that can damage heating or cooling units over time. Choosing a water filter involves some research because it is essential to choose a purifying system that satisfies your needs. (more…)

Cleaning Your Home’s Air Ducts: How Important Is It To Your Health?

February 19th, 2013

When people clean their homes, they often do a good job of making sure the furniture, floors, windows and ledges are properly cleaned. However, air ducts are places that are commonly neglected or never enter a person’s mind. While this is not a project people should attempt themselves, it is certainly one that deserves attention. (more…)

Wishing All Our Valued Customers A Good Day!

January 22nd, 2013

Throughout the last few weeks the weather has been getting extremely cold. This is when most of our customers find that their heating systems are not working as they should. With a few more months left of cold weather and possibly more rain, those heaters will need to be used.

This week I went to a home that was not getting proper heat throughout the house. After inspection I found that the furnace was heating the attic better than the home. We found that the heat ducts were falling apart due to faulty duct tape. (more…)