Sweetwater Plumbing Blog: Posts Tagged ‘Santa Ana’

Tips To Kept Drains Clog-Free

Monday, April 18th, 2022
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Imagine what life would be like without the full use of your drains. Your kitchen sink would be useless and your indoor plumbing wouldn’t really offer much benefits. The drains are often the least thought about but they are vital to your plumbing system overall.

Now, we say that drains are the least thought about BUT this statement changes when your encounter a clogged drain. Especially when the clog is a stubborn one. Suddenly, rather than never thinking about your drains, this set of pipes is all you can think about.

The best piece of advice we can give you to deal with a clogged drain in Santa Ana, CA is to have a professional come help clear the problem up. Along with this, we’d like to give you some tips on how to keep clogs to a minimum.

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A Slab Leak Requires Immediate Action

Monday, April 4th, 2022
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Leaking pipes are never fun to discover or to deal with. We aren’t here to change your mind about that. However, what we do want to impress upon you is that a particular type of leak, the slab leak, is something that should be dealt with as quickly as possible. This is what emergency services are for.

Slab leaks are dangerous due to where they are, more than what they are. These leaks can lead to extreme problems in your home and are well worth a call for 24-hour plumbing in Santa Ana to get your repairs underway.

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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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Chemical Drain Cleaners Aren’t Your Friend

Monday, September 6th, 2021

bubbling-drainIt is one of the biggest annoyances that you can encounter. You are in the midst of making a meal and you notice that the kitchen sink starts to back up. Running the garbage disposal doesn’t help so it is time to take more effective measures. If your next step is to break out the chemical drain cleaner we’d like you to reconsider. This route is likely to leave you disappointed.

If you are struggling with stubborn clogs in the kitchen or in other drains in your home, there are better and more effective options than a chemical drain cleaner. Your best choice would be to reach out for a professional drain cleaning in Santa Ana provided by a trained plumber. Let us explain why.

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Repairing Vs. Replacing Your Water Heater

Monday, April 5th, 2021

It is tough to replace or repair a water heater, especially if keeps breaking down. To make the choice easier for you, we have listed down four things you should consider before opting for repairs or replacements.

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3 Signs That Indicate You Need To Repair A Leak

Monday, January 11th, 2021

leaking-drain-pipeThe holiday season is finally over and we are all settling back into our regular routines as best we can. Your plumbing pipes and drains are likely to have seen some extra action over the past month or two. IF you have pretty new plumbing, this isn’t a big concern. However, if you are in a home with older pipes, you may be a little nervous that all the extra activity may have been the final straw that started an avalanche of plumbing issues.

We want you to start out the year with the peace of mind you deserve to have. Most commonly around this time, people are likely to discover pipes in their homes have sprung a leak…or two. This isn’t good news of course but the fact that we can help find and fix that leak should be a relief. All you need to do is contact us to get started on fixing those leaks.

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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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Ready to Upgrade Your Home Plumbing? Let Us Help!

Monday, June 15th, 2020

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It is official, you are ready to get down to business and kick off your home remodeling project. No amount of furniture or new paint can cover up those appliances from the 80s and floor plans from 1976. You want to update and upgrade and a big part of that is going to be making sure that your home plumbing is up to date too. Thankfully we can help with that.

Our kitchen and bathroom plumbing services in Santa Ana will help you bring your home plumbing systems into the modern century while keeping you safe and comfortable. Trust us when we say handling your plumbing lines, whether it is installing a new faucet or checking on older pipes, is a job best left to plumbing professionals like us. Take a look at the different ways we can help update your home.

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Why You Should Never Hire Unlicensed Plumbers

Monday, July 15th, 2019

wrenchesNo matter if you have a basic plumbing repair you need for your house or you’re looking for service on the plumbing installations in your commercial facility, the best people to turn to are those offering cut-rate prices and who have no professional credentials!

Did that sound right? Of course it didn’t. But it’s surprising how many homeowners and business owners turn to unlicensed plumbers to do important work. If you need plumbing in Santa Ana, CA, you have a great licensed team only a phone call away to help you any time of the day or night: Sweetwater Plumbing. (CA License # 889182) And if you still feel tempted to call “that guy your brother-in-law knows” for your plumbing services, we have some excellent reasons why you should never go near unlicensed plumbers.

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