Tag: salinas plumbing

Maintenance Tips For Your Water Heater

June 20th, 2013

A poorly maintained water heater will not only increase your monthly energy bills but also lead to even more expensive repairs or replacement down the line. Following these simple steps to keep your water heater in top condition can head off more serious problems before they mature into crises:

* Safety first. Before you do any work on your heater, cut the power to the unit and close the valve of the cold water line. Make sure to wear gloves and goggles. (more…)

Stop Plumbing Problems Before They Happen

June 5th, 2013

Clogged drains, reduced water flow and leaking pipes are some common plumbing problems that most people experience at one time or another. While these issues are frustrating for any homeowner, in many cases, they are often preventable. By using one of our recommended pretreatment options, you may be able to clear up minor issues on your own and prevent major problems from occurring. (more…)

Preventative Maintenance For Your Plumbing

March 8th, 2013

Modern plumbing performs many essential tasks in a household, but various problems can create unhealthy living conditions and prevent this sophisticated system from providing reliable service. A small leak in a drainpipe or water line can cause significant property damage, and excess moisture can corrode metal, damage wood and encourage the growth of mold. A clogged drain or sewer line can cause waste materials to backup into your sink, bathtub or toilet. (more…)