Sweetwater Plumbing Blog : Archive for October, 2021

You Can Rely On Us For Your Plumbing Emergency

Monday, October 18th, 2021

plumbing-toolsLet’s say that you’ve just gotten home from a long day at work and all you want to do is relax the rest of the evening. However, your plumbing system has other plans for you. You discover that you have a bathroom that has turned itself into one giant puddle because of a clogged sink or a leak in your toilet. These are huge inconveniences to begin with, made worse by the fact that it is officially after hours!

Discovering that you have a plumbing problem outside of regular business hours can make it feel like you have no options until the next day. God forbid you discover a plumbing problem on a Friday night! Thankfully you do have some options available to get things under control: emergency services provided by a Sweetwater plumber in Santa Ana.

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Let Us Tell You About Your Anode Rod

Monday, October 4th, 2021

It is common knowledge that rust spells the death of most metals. Created by exposure to oxygen and/or water, rust eats away at metal objects. The question you may have is how your water heater doesn’t succumb to this issue since it literally holds gallons of water all day, every day.

The answer can be found in the anode rod. This is a part of standard storage water heaters in Santa Ana and beyond. This seemingly simple part of your water heater allows your system to function for multiple years without corrosion eating at it from the inside-out.

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