Easy Tips to Prevent Plumbing Issues
Never flush items like wipes, kitty litter, or menstrual products. Even products that advertise themselves as “flushable” will take a long time to break down in your pipes and can easily cause a stubborn clog in the meantime.
Tips to Get Rid of Limescale, No Matter Where it Shows Up
Generally speaking, you can remove limescale buildup easily enough using vinegar, but sometimes it’s not as simple as just wiping down a flat surface with a cloth and being finished.
How to Tell if your Hot Water Tank Needs Repairing
Is your hot water tank over 8 years old? Know the warning signs of a failing hot water tank before it’s too late.
Signs You Need to Replace Your Pipes
Wondering if it’s time to replace your pipes? Here are some signs that will help you know for sure.
How to Remove (and Prevent) Limescale Buildup
Got limescale buildup on your fixtures? Here’s how to deal with it.
What’s That Smell? 3 Common Causes of Plumbing Odors
The 3 most common causes of plumbing odors and how to fix them.
Home Drain Care Tips
These simple drain care tips will prevent clogs and keep your pipes in good shape.
2 Water Heater Mistakes That Are Costing You Money
A water heater is an integral part of any home, though it’s often taken for granted. Imagine not having hot water on tap when you need to take a shower in the middle of winter. Your water heater is a godsend, especially if you live in an area with a cold climate, so using it […]
Tips to Prevent Sewer Backup
Sewage isn’t something many of us think about. After all, such things tend to be out of sight, out of mind – until, of course, your sewage gets backed up and you find yourself scrambling to contact a plumber for emergency plumbing services, often in the middle of the night. Luckily, sewer backup is easily preventable. […]
Signs Your Water Heater Needs to Be Replaced
The life expectancy of a typical water heater is about eight to 12 years. This, however, depends on its design, installation quality and maintenance record. If it’s not functioning like it used to after years of consistent use, it might be time to replace the entire unit. Local plumbing experts from Santana Bros Plumbing explain the signs […]