Rust stains can be unsightly and, unfortunately, quite difficult to eliminate. When they attack your bathroom sinks and showers, it’s crucial to act fast. If you ignore and allow them to build up, you will likely have a hard time eliminating them. Fortunately, there is something you can do to remove them and prevent them. During weekly cleaning, you need … Read More
Reasons Why Toilets Leak at the Base and How to Fix It
Join us as we discuss the reasons why toilets leak at the base and how you can properly fix them. Plus, how to prevent future toilet leaks!
Tips To Avoid Basement Flooding in the Greater Sacramento Area
The greater Sacramento area is considered the greatest flood risk area in California. With several stream systems traversing it, Sacramento is at risk of localized stormwater and riverine flooding. One of the main areas likely to be affected is your basement. Basement flooding occurs in places with extreme rains, causing damage worth millions. Fortunately, there are things you can do … Read More
How to Fix a Smelly Dishwasher
There are a few rules to follow with dishwashers you may not be aware of, and there is also a few easy ways to get rid of that horrible smell.
What’s the Best Temperature for a Water Heater?
Many of us spend the winter months locked in a near-perpetual argument over the thermostat. One of us is invariably too cold, while the other insists that it’s always too hot. You may have even had similar disagreements over hot water temperature, raising the question, “How hot should a hot water heater be set?” As with any number of other … Read More
How Often Do I Need to Flush My Hot Water Heater Tank in Sacramento?
Any appliance — from one as simple as a toaster to one as complex as your hot water heater — needs maintenance to work properly. One of the most important aspects of hot water heater maintenance is periodically draining its tank to clear it of sediment. Based on our experience as a Sacramento plumbing company, we can tell you how … Read More
How To Clean Your Furnace in Sacramento
As winter draws to a close, many of us are looking forward to warmer weather and a bit of spring cleaning. One more thing to add to your to-do list: cleaning your furnace. Take care of it now and when it’s time to fire it up again later this year, it will be ready to give you its best. Here … Read More
Sacramento Home Improvements as Tax Deductions?
Tax time is still several months away, but if you’re looking for deductions, the clock is ticking. While we don’t suggest getting too creative (nobody wants an audit, after all) and we also strongly suggest talking any deduction over with your accountant or tax professional, there are some improvements you can make to your home that might cushion the blow … Read More
Cut Energy Costs in Sacramento While Working from Home
Several months into the COVID pandemic, we’re all settling into a new normal and all that goes with it. There’ve been some unexpected benefits, like more time with family. And there’ve been some surprising downsides, like expanding waistlines, high anxiety, and even higher energy bills. We can’t help with jitters or snug blue jeans, but when it comes to saving … Read More
Prepare Your Plumbing for the Holidays in Sacramento
The holidays mean different things to different folks. For some of us, they’re a time of faith or reflection. For others, it’s a time to catch up on socializing and exchanging gifts. But at a time when so much feels uncertain, it shouldn’t come as a surprise that many of us are looking forward to grounding ourselves in quality time … Read More