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Pool Plumbing Problems

Topics: Pipe Leaks and Repair, Drain Cleaning and Repair, pool

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Nothing beats jumping into the pool on a hot day in California. Unfortunately, pools come with problems. Sometimes, it’s an easy DIY fix, like correcting a chemical imbalance using your own pool plumbing supplies. Other times, you may need to call in a professional with the know-how and the right plumbing equipment. In this blog, we’ll highlight some pool plumbing repairs you may need to take care of in the future. Read More
Summer Plumbing Problems

Topics: Plumbing in Sacramento, Home Plumbing, Drain Cleaning and Repair

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Summertime and the living is easy! Of course, activity actually increases around most homes in the summer months. That’s because the kids are on break and traveling friends and family can show up and stay for several days or weeks to take advantage of Sacramento’s great weather. Of course, this also means that you will use more water and sewage than normal, giving your sewer lines and plumbing a harder workout. Due to this added use, you may notice more frequent sewer problems during the summer months. Read More
Commercial Drain Cleaners

Topics: Commercial Plumbing, Drain Cleaning and Repair

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When your drain is clogged, it’s not uncommon to reach for the nearest commercial drain cleaner. And for good reason – they work, often quickly clearing stubborn blockages. But, have you ever stopped to think about why they’re so effective? What you don’t know about chemical drain cleaners, their ingredients, and the way they work may surprise you. Read More
Toilet Auger Toilet Snake Drain Snake Flange Plunger Cup Plunger Sink Plunger

Topics: Home Plumbing, Drain Cleaning and Repair, Plumbing Tips

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It’s not uncommon for DIY homeowners to treat toilet drains and flat drains (sinks and tubs) as one and the same. They’ll often use one snake and one plunger to solve for clogs in both. However, these types of drains are different, and for best results, you should use a different type of snake and plunger. Because, despite having the same function, they each work a little differently. Read More
Snaking a drain

Topics: Drain Cleaning and Repair

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Whether you come across a clog in your kitchen sink or a back-up in a shower drain, it can easily put a damper on your day. The last thing you're going to want to do is spend hours getting your plumbing back in working order. However, with a few simple tools, trusty methods, and a little practice, you can become an expert at doing away with pipe-clogging debris. Learn how to snake your own drain just by following our DIY tips and fix your clogged drain in no time! Read More
How to clean a smelly garbage disposal.

Topics: Home Plumbing, Kitchen Sink, Drain Cleaning and Repair

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Garbage disposals are a plumbing asset that many homeowners fail to properly care for. When garbage disposals aren’t properly maintained, they can become an expensive repair down the road. The best way to avoid clogs and other garbage disposal problems is by regularly maintaining a clean garbage disposal. By being proactive about cleaning your garbage disposal, your unit can perform effectively for years without needing repairs or replacing.  Read More