Get Rid of Tree Roots in the Sewer Line

Posted on: June 1st, 2014 by pllosangeles No Comments

If you have been living in your home for more than 15 years and there are large trees in the yard where sewer lines are installed, there is a big possibility that you might be experiencing tree root issues in the sewer. If you experience troubles in your sewage, it is best to hire professionals in dealing with tree root issues. Sewer line Replacement When roots get into your sewer lines, it would surely cause severe damages. If you think about removing the old lines and replace it with new ones, you really have to brace yourself for the expense….

Sump Pump Maintenance and how it Works

Posted on: June 1st, 2014 by pllosangeles No Comments

The sump pump has a very important role of eliminating water in your basement. It has to be functional most of the time especially when your basement floods a lot. For it to work most of the time it needs proper maintenance. You don’t need to call the service of the experts for this since sump pump maintenance could be done on your own. You do not want to keep water in your basement for a long period of time for it could lead to serious damages. This is why the sump pump has to work at all times. There…

Easy Ways to Fix Roof Leak

Posted on: February 18th, 2014 by pllosangeles No Comments

Do not anymore wait for severe damage before you think about fixing any roof leak. The problem with some homeowners is that they wait for a heavy rain prior to seriously dealing with the leak in their roof. This is usually a late response to the problem and surely you would suffer the consequences of delayed action. Common Places Leaks Occur in Roofing Leaks in your roof could happen anywhere in your roof. Below are the most common places where leak could happen. Ice dams Wall step flashings Skylights Chimneys Plumbing vent flashing Even though homeowners have some ideas on…

Determine if your Water Heater Needs Replacement

Posted on: December 8th, 2013 by pllosangeles No Comments

If you fail to determine the early signs that your water heater needs replacement, it would certainly cause you a lot of inconvenience. Most certainly, you do not want to experience having a need of hot water but all that is flowing in your fixtures is cold water. There are actually plenty of signs that your water heater needs replacement. When you see these signs act fast to avoid the inconvenience that comes with troubles in your heater.   It is necessary that you educate yourself with the signs that your water heater is not anymore functioning well and is…

Looking for a Reliable Pump Service

Posted on: November 25th, 2013 by pllosangeles No Comments

If you have various pump tools at home most likely time will come that you will have to face a pump repair service. No matter how durable your pumps are, it will still lose its quality as time goes by. Since it is a common plumbing problem, a lot of plumbing companies were established these days to answer pump repair needs of many homeowners. Though the increasing number of plumbing contractors has an advantage, there are also disadvantages. It would mean that you need to be careful with the company you choose. Even though all of them aim for customer…

Drain Cleaning for Clogs that Keep on Coming Back

Posted on: November 12th, 2013 by pllosangeles No Comments

  Could you remember the last time drain cleaning was done in your plumbing system? If you can’t, then most likely that is one of the reasons why you frequently experience slow draining of sinks and tubs. Clogs in drains could cause this to happen. When you also see water on the floor due to backup, it is also a sign that drain is clogging. This has to be addressed fast.   Troubles of Clogged Drains One of the common frustrations of homeowners is that clogged drains occur when they least expect it to happen. Drains will most likely clog…

Why Repiping your Home is a Smart Move

Posted on: November 2nd, 2013 by pllosangeles No Comments

People who live in an older home surely have an old plumbing system. With this, a renovation projects such as repiping should be a priority. This is certainly one of the plumbing services that you’ll be glad you took as time goes by.   Problems in Old Homes   You are certainly glad that for a long time your plumbing system did not experience any problem. However, this does not mean that no problem would surface in the future. This simply means that an expensive problem is just waiting to occur. Most of the problems in homes which are related…

How to Fix a Clogged Toilet

Posted on: October 7th, 2013 by pllosangeles No Comments

Clogged toilets are a common scenario in households today. There are even times that this happens when you least expect it. Good thing you could deal with this problem on your own. You simply need to follow the steps below for a fast and effective fix. First, grab the plunger You could use a plunger to plunge the toilet.  Push in and out applying the right amount of force and be sure to keep enough water in the bowl. Towels should be readily available in case that some water in the bowl might splash out. Most of the time, a…

How Video Sewer Inspection Works

Posted on: September 23rd, 2013 by pllosangeles No Comments

  Video sewer inspection is a modern way to do septic tank maintenance. You will get to check if the sewer lines are in good working condition and if there are blockages or clogs to be dealt with. In addition, you will also see if your sewer is still functioning properly or if it requires repairs or replacements.   Reasons to Inspect the Sewer Lines   There are good reasons why you should check your sewer lines. Most of them are preventive maintenance measures. Normally, there is always a good reason to have video sewer inspection done in your place….