We flushed out the plumbing lore, just for you!

Myth: Ice cubes sharpen garbage disposal blades! Truth: No, they don’t, but they will clean the blades, and it’s recommended to do so if your sink starts to smell. Eggshells also work for cleaning the disposal. Myth: Put a brick in the back of your toilet tank to save...

Garbage Disposal Problems

If you have any of the following garbage disposal problems, your unit needs repair or replacement. Please do not endanger yourself by attempting to repair your own garbage disposal, the sharp moving parts and power supply can be extremely hazardous. Call a...

Cold Weather Plumbing Tips

January and February are typically the coldest months here on the Central Coast, check expected temperatures and keep these cold weather plumbing tips in mind. Indoor temperature is an important factor on keeping pipes from freezing. Even if you will be leaving for...

4 Indicators of Water Heater Failure

Everyone should be aware of these 4 Indicators of Water Heater Failure. If your water heater exhibits any of these indicators, it could be ready to fail. A broken water heater is not simply a matter of inconvenience. Results can range from minor to catastrophic flood...

Time to Have Your Heater Checked

Fall has arrived and it is time to turn the clocks back, it is also time to have your heater checked. The experts agree that a yearly full service check of your heating and cooling system (HVAC) will prolong the life of the system, help save energy and reduce health...