Sweetwater Plumbing Blog: Posts Tagged ‘Plumbing’

3 Reasons to Treat Leaks Seriously

Monday, September 19th, 2022
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Not every leak is going to produce a spray of water that douses an entire wall and soaks it through. With that said though, this doesn’t mean that you are going to want to leave a leak untouched for an extended period of time. What’s more, you want to find a suspected leak ASAP too.

If you aren’t able to address a leaking pipe early on, it is going to rapidly cause problems for your home. But how bad are those issues likely to be really? We can explain this and more below.

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3 Indicators of a Slab Leak

Monday, July 25th, 2022
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Calfornia is in its seemingly endless drought. This is nothing necessarily new for us. However, it is good to remember that we need to do everything we can to use less water. And using less also means wasting less too.

We know that very few people try to waste water around here. However, your household might be letting water go to waste right now without you even knowing it. How? Through a leak! Unseen leaks are some of the biggest water wasters ever, losing hundreds of gallons a day.

A slab leak is especially tricky because it is one of the hardest leaks to detect. This makes it one of the worst kinds of leaks too because it often wastes water for months before it is detected.

Are you wondering if you may have a slab leak? Watch out for these 3 indicators that you have a slab leak under your home so you can call an expert plumber in Santa Ana to get it located and fixed fast.

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6 Water Saving Tips To Consider This Summer

Monday, June 27th, 2022
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California is knee-deep in another drought season which means it is all hands on deck to reduce water use. We know that most people have become pros at minimizing their water use. But is there more that we can do? There might be!

We are locals too which means we are on board with reducing water use. To help, we’ve compiled a list of things that you may not have thought of to help lower your water use.

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The Benefits of Going With Trenchless Technology

Monday, January 24th, 2022

You finally have your front yard exactly the way you want it. The stepping stones are perfectly placed, the pathway lights are working, and all the plants are thriving. Your yard is your little slice of paradise now and ready to be enjoyed when the weather warms up later in the year.

Time to rip it all up!

Wait, what?

Sadly, if you have a sewer line problem, this may be the situation that you end up being faced with. That is, you might unless you look for a team that uses trenchless technology to get the job done.

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Watch For These 3 Signs of a Leak

Monday, September 20th, 2021

leak-in-pipeNo one is ever happy to discover they have a leak in their home. Leaks are issues that are going to throw off your whole day, if not your whole week. This is why it is always best to get them taken care of properly. Of course, that means you need to be able to identify if and when you have a leak. Unfortunately, the average person doesn’t always know what to look for when trying to determine if they have this issue in their home. Thankfully our professional team is here to help.

For one thing, we can give you some pointers on the warning signs that indicate the presence of a leak. From there, we can provide the repairs you need to fix up your leaking plumbing in San Bernardino.

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3 Signs You Have a Leak in the House

Tuesday, June 1st, 2021

pipe-copper-leakingLeaks are a pain to deal with. From the loss of needed water to the potential for water damage in the home, there are plenty of issues that a leak can cause.  And those issues will get worse the longer a leak is allowed to go without being addressed. It probably goes without being said that prompt repair to leaking pipes is in everyone’s best interest.

Here’s the problem though–it is pretty hard to tell when you have a leak in a  pipe that you can’t see. So how in the world are you supposed to figure out if you have a leak before it becomes overly obvious–and expensive? Watch out for some of these common indicators that there is a leak in your home and reach out to a plumber in Fontana as soon as you notice them.

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3 Ways to Handle a Clog

Monday, March 22nd, 2021

Clogs, whether in the sink or in the tub, can be annoying. Whether you are preparing dinner, taking a shower, or getting the dishwasher ready, a clogged drain can be difficult to deal with. Not to mention, dealing with a clog takes time and costs money. Let’s not forget about the smell too! Here are three ways you can take care of a clog in your home.

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What is Trenchless Technology?

Monday, February 22nd, 2021

backhoe-of-construction-equipmentWe’ve all seen a neighbor’s house or a business get the area around it uprooted when they need to replace pipes, such as their sewer lines or main water line. Big plumbing jobs like this can be messy and extensive. But it doesn’t have to be like this. There is an alternative when you need help with your plumbing in San Bernardino.

When you’re having to deal with a large plumbing issue for your home it might be a good idea to consider the option of trenchless technology. This is an approach to your plumbing repair or replacement that will be less disruptive to your life, less destructive to your yard, and an easier solution for everyone involved.

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Update Your Home With Water-Saving Appliances

Monday, December 28th, 2020

imagining-bathroom-upgradesIt doesn’t matter if it is the middle of summer or the middle of winter, water savings is always a topic for discussion when you are in California. This isn’t just because our state is often struggling with drought–it is also due to the fact that saving water often coincides with saving energy and money. Who doesn’t want that?

It is important to remember that, when you are going through the process of bathroom remodeling in Ontario, CA, you have the perfect opportunity to upgrade your appliances and save gallons. As long as you reach out for help from professionals like the ones at Sweetwater Plumbing, you will be kicking off the new year with some great savings.

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Trenchless Solutions to Your Clogged Sewer Line

Monday, November 16th, 2020

sewer-coverNo one wants to be faced with the terrible experience that is a clogged sewer line. It messes with your daily life on a pretty large scale and, what’s more, the smell is never pleasant. Unfortunately, sewer line services are pretty intense to undergo as well–no one enjoys having their entire yard torn up.

What if we told you that there was a way to fix your plumbing in Santa Ana without tearing up most of the area around your house? It might sound too good to be true, but our trenchless technology can actually offer you this perk. If you are struggling with a problem in your sewer line, make sure you come to us for the solution you need.

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