The Sunny Plumber Las Vegas Blog : Archive for the ‘Drain and Sewer’ Category

What’s Clogging My Drain? 5 Possibilities

Monday, April 5th, 2021

Drain BubblingOh no, not another drain clog! Even with the best precautions, you can’t avoid running into a drain clog in your house at some point. If you’re fortunate, all it will take to open up the drain is your own muscle-power behind a drain or toilet plunger. When you can’t fix the clog that way, leave the chemical “drain cleaners” alone and instead call a professional plumber for drain cleaning. This is the best way to not only unclog a drain, but to help keep the clog from coming back.

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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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Are My Pipes in Good Shape?

Monday, January 25th, 2021

sunny-plumber-doorwayWell, we can’t really answer that for everyone here in this post. However, we can help you to recognize some signs that you’re pipes aren’t in good shape. From there, you just need to dial our number and schedule service with our professional plumbers in Las Vegas.

Remember, there are 2 distinct jobs that the pipes in your home and on your property do. Some of them bring water into the house and around to the various points of use therein. Others bring waste and wastewater away from the house, making life convenient and hygienic.

Trouble with any pipe in your house has the potential to cause serious disruption in your day to day. So keep the following in mind—and keep our phone number handy!

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How We Clean Pipes So Effectively

Monday, November 30th, 2020

sunny-plumbersSometimes, the most common problems are also the most annoying. Is a slow-moving drain the most serious plumbing problem that you’ll ever encounter? No, maybe not. But the fact that it’s not going to result in the flooding of your home doesn’t mean that it is a problem that you should learn to live with. Slow-moving drains can be indicative of more serious issues than you may realize, after all. And even if there isn’t something terribly serious behind the slow-moving drain, it’s still a major inconvenience.

By scheduling professional drain cleaning services in Las Vegas with our team, you can enjoy the best performance that your drains have to offer. It may sound strange to talk about a drain’s performance, but if you struggle with slow-moving drains, you know how much of a pain subpar drain performance can be! Get the lasting results that you deserve by leaving the cleaning of your drains to us.

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Why Professional Drain Cleaning Is Your Best Bet

Monday, 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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3 Ways Sewer Lines Get Damaged

Monday, 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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Drain Clogs: Some Truths to Consider

Monday, May 4th, 2020

sunny-plumber-doorwayThere is no getting around how inconvenient plumbing problems of all shapes and sizes are. You rely on your plumbing system for so much, every day, throughout the entire day. Getting ready for work, cooking meals, washing dirty clothes, cleaning up at the end of the day. Your plumbing system is truly integral to so many different parts of your life. With that in mind, let’s reassess our opening statement. Yes, plumbing problems are inconvenient. But that’s to say the least!

Plumbing problems can really bring your daily routine grind to a halt. And once that happens, it can be tough to get things going again. And this is when it becomes really messy. Why? Because people start telling themselves that they can handle the fix on their own. It’s just a clogged drain, they tell themselves. I can handle this. I’ve got some liquid drain cleaner. I can buy a drain snake. And so it begins. And headaches follow.

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What Can Scour Jet Service Do for Me?

Monday, March 23rd, 2020

sunny-techniciansIf you are not familiar with the term “scour jet service,” it is not because the service itself is not important. Instead, it’s because it’s a specialized type of service that not every plumbing contractor is going to offer. When you work with our team, of course, you’re getting the right equipment in the right hands, and we’ll be sure to do the job right! But just what is the job that scour-jetting accomplishes? That’s what we’re talking about today!

It basically comes down to cleaning out drains and sewer lines, but this particular method is much more effective than others you may have tried in the past. Due to the nature of the equipment used, however, your system could actually be damaged if the service is not completed properly. You need only dial our number to guarantee that your pipes are safe. When a Sunny Plumber is on the job, the job is done properly every step of the way.

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Schedule Your Video Pipe Inspection Today

Monday, February 24th, 2020

logoWhen you think of all the sights that you’d like to see in this world, we’re willing to be that “the inside of drain and sewer lines” is not going to up near the top of the list. Frankly, if that were your answer, we’d be a bit concerned. And we’re plumbers! Just because it’s not exactly a beautiful bit of scenery doesn’t mean that there is no reason to take a good look around those areas, though.

There are a few different ways in which looking within these pipes can benefit you, provided that it’s trained professionals that are on the other end of the scene. Schedule your video pipe inspection in Las Vegas with us, and you’ll reap every benefit that there is to be had. Remember, knowledge is the best tool for combating problems of any kind, and this unique service is all about providing firsthand visual knowledge! Contact us with any questions that you may have. 

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Why Hire Us to Clean Your Drains?

Monday, October 21st, 2019

logoSome homeowners will immediately think of leaks when they think of problems that they might encounter with their plumbing systems. Yes, the idea of waking up to a collapsed ceiling or flooded lower level due to a water leak is quite alarming. However, it’s not just your supply piping that you need to worry about, nor does a pipe actually need to rupture and leak to cause problems. Your drain pipes can also cause major disruption in your home, even if they’re “only” clogged.

Now, cleaning out one’s drains might not be the type of project that you’d immediately realize should be handled by a professional. Trust us when we tell you, however, that you should definitely leave your drain cleaning to our Sunny Plumbers. Why is that?  Well, the likelihood of anyone other than a professional doing the job right is slim to none. We use a process called scour jetting in Henderson, NV, to do the job right.

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