The Sunny Plumber Las Vegas Blog

Protect Your Property. Use a Sump Pump.

November 16th, 2020

sunny-plumbersSome folks really just seem to struggle with the idea of insurance. You hope you never have to use something, but you definitely want that something handy, just in case you ever do need it! This is definitely the case with a sump pump. If there’s one part of your plumbing system that you don’t want to use, it’s the sump pump. The situations surrounding its use will likely be stressful.

But nowhere near as stressful as if you don’t have a sump pump in Las Vegas.

Today, we’ll talk about what the sump pump does, what your sump pump options are, and why you really need one. As always, our team is here to answer any questions that you may have. And, if you’re ready to have a new sump pump installed or an old one replaced, you can definitely count on our Sunny Plumbers to do the job right. 

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Why Professional Drain Cleaning Is Your Best Bet

November 2nd, 2020

sunny-plumbersThere are certain plumbing problems that some homeowners get lucky and never have to face. We obviously don’t really worry about frozen pipes bursting around here in general. Some homeowners never have to deal with a serious sewage backup. Those sorts of scenarios aren’t uncommon (depending on where you live), but they aren’t a guaranteed shared experience.

Clogs, on the other hand? Yeah. You’re gonna face some clogs.

You can be the most careful plumbing system user of all time, and still run into the occasional clog. While some clogs can be pretty effectively cleared by homeowners, professional drain cleaning is still never a bad idea. Today, we’ll talk about why our drain cleaning service in Las Vegas is one of the best deals in town. 

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Why You Should Have Your Water Tested

October 19th, 2020

sunny-plumber-doorwayThere are a lot of false senses of security in the world. They creep into every aspect of our lives. Yes, even our plumbing systems.

Okay, that was pretty dramatic. But that doesn’t change the fact that a lot of homeowners do just assume that the quality of the water coming out of their taps is high. The truth is that even if you get your water from a municipal supply, your water quality may not be all that it should be.

But that’s okay.

Why?

Because our Sunny Plumbers are here to help. There is a lot that can go wrong with your water quality. But there are also solutions to just about any problem that you may encounter with your water quality. The trick is to find the right solutions—and that means identifying the problem accurately, first. That’s where our outstanding water testing in Las Vegas comes in.

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7 Signs You Need a New Water Heater

October 5th, 2020

Do you need a new water heater for your home? Maybe you’ve had trouble with your home’s water heater in recent history. You know something is a little off, but you’re not sure if it’s a full blown problem that needs you’re undivided attention. We can help you get to the bottom of this issue.

We know that this can be a big stressor in your life. That’s why we’re here to work on your water heater in Las Vegas, NV. We work on a variety of water heaters here at our company. We understand that not every home needs the same water heater work even if we all live in the same area. We make sure to tailor all our work to your specific needs. Call us today.

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Standby Energy Loss: What You Need to Know

September 21st, 2020

sunny-plumber-doorwayOkay, okay, hear us out! This is an important topic! We know that “standby energy loss” might sound a little boring, but every homeowner with a water heater in the house should really be familiar with it. Why? Because it is an easily overlooked contributor to poor water heater efficiency. Today, we’ll talk about what standby energy loss is, what it means for your water heater in Las Vegas, and what you can do about it.

One option is to invest in a very unique type of water heater, which we’ll get into a bit more below. Others are much more affordable and won’t really require professional service. If you do decide to replace your water heater, though, be sure to work with trained experts you can trust. Around here, that’s as simple as hiring a Sunny Plumber. We do it all, and we do it right! Contact us today to discuss your water heater options.

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3 Common Shower Plumbing Problems

September 7th, 2020

sunny-techniciansThe shower in your home sees a lot of use. Whether you’ve got a big family lining up for hot showers in the morning, or you’re living alone and showering once a day after work, you need this fixture to be there for you. While we’d love to give you some tips for avoiding shower problems entirely, this really just is not feasible. At some point, everyone encounters shower plumbing problems in Las Vegas, NV.

The key to dealing with any shower plumbing problems is to recognize them as soon as possible and to understand what it is that you’re dealing with. Does this mean that you should try and resolve them on your own? No. Most plumbing problems will require professional intervention. At least, if you want them resolved for the long run. Let us know if you run into any of these problems with your shower plumbing.

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Cutting Back on Water Heater Costs

August 24th, 2020

sunny-techniciansThere are certain areas where you can sacrifice a little bit of comfort to save some money. Hot water is not one of them. You need hot water in your home. But we get it. The cost associated with actually heating that water that you need can be an issue. And even if it’s not exactly decimating your bank account, it can still sting when you see a high utility bill come in and you start to piece together where it’s all going.

That’s why we’ve put together this little guide for you. Our Sunny Plumbers want you to have all of the hot water that you need in your home. We also don’t want you to be sweating bullets when that next bill arrives. So keep reading, and let us know if you have any questions. Our team can be trusted with any water heater services in Las Vegas you may need.

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5 Essential Kitchen Plumbing Tips

August 10th, 2020

sunny-plumbersYour kitchen is a central hub of plumbing in your home. It is also a frequent hub of plumbing problems. That shouldn’t come as a surprise. Why? Because most plumbing problems are caused by human error. And they don’t necessarily happen all at once. It’s not usually a big catastrophe. It’s something that happens over time. That’s actually good news, though. Because it means that adjusting some of your behaviors and habits can help to minimize plumbing problems.

That’s why we’ve set out to give you some simple kitchen plumbing tips in today’s post. Don’t let your kitchen plumbing in Las Vegas cause you headaches. Between the cooking and cleaning that goes on in there, you’ve got enough of those! Just remember that there is no way to completely eliminate the risk of plumbing problems in your kitchen. When you do need kitchen plumbing services, our Sunny Plumbers are here to do the job right.

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3 Common Toilet Problems (and What to Do About Them)

July 27th, 2020

logoThere are a lot of pipes and fixtures in your plumbing system that you don’t directly interact with. And then there is your toilet. Your toilet is a part of your day to day life. The idea of living without a working toilet in your home is unthinkable.

So why would you ever ignore signs of trouble with your toilet?

Today we are going to look at 3 common toilet problems, what you might do about them—and when to call in the pros. Not all toilet issues are very serious, but there are many that do require the work of a professional plumber. And when you need a professional plumber, you need a Sunny Plumber!

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3 Ways Sewer Lines Get Damaged

July 13th, 2020

There are plenty of parts in your plumbing system that you see and touch daily. Your toilet. Your kitchen faucets. Your shower.

Your sewer line doesn’t make this list, though.

Does that make your sewer line any less important than those other plumbing fixtures and appliances?  No, of course not. In a way, it does make it more vulnerable, though.

A sewer line is really just a pipe. But even something as simple as a pipe can run into problems. There’s no engine, and there are no moving parts. There is still a lot that can go wrong.

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