The Sunny Plumber Las Vegas Blog : Archive for March, 2021

Why Your Water Heater Is Giving Your Less Hot Water

Monday, March 22nd, 2021

cold-shower-of-doomYour household probably has a set morning shower routine. If you had the right size water heater installed, then you shouldn’t run into problems with the hot water vanishing before all your household gets their showers. But what if one day this ceases to be the case, and you have family members getting stuck with a lukewarm or even cold shower?

This usually means something is wrong with your water heater. It either needs to have repairs done or it needs to be replaced. 

We’ll take a look at some of the reasons you have a water heater that isn’t delivering its expected volume of hot water. This isn’t an exhaustive list, but it covers frequent sources of this problem.

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Ick, Drain Flies! Why They’re There, What to Do About Them

Monday, March 8th, 2021

drain-in-silver-sinkIf you want a tidy and pleasant home, any incursion of insects is unwelcome. Your plumbing can be a source of these pests, and a common type is drain flies. You know them when you see them: tiny, fuzzy flies swarming around the drains and the sink in your kitchen.

What causes these pests to appear, and can you do anything to get rid of them and keep them from coming back? 

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