The Sunny Plumber Las Vegas Blog

Choosing a Water Heater: Plumber Tips

October 9th, 2017

tankless-water-heaterWhat is the one appliance that works the hardest in your house? Your dishwasher? The oven? Maybe, if you’re a serious cook, you value these above all else. The fact of the matter, though, is that you need hot water for washing your dishes, right? As well as your laundry, your countertops, and your own body. If you ask us, the water heater in your home is definitely right up there with the hardest working of them all. That is why choosing your new water heater as carefully as possible is so very important.

In order to choose your water heater carefully, of course, you need to get to know your options. That is the focus of today’s blog post. Review the following information, and be sure to speak with a plumber on our team if you have any question regarding your water heater options. When you schedule your water heater services with one of our plumbers in Las Vegas, you’ll definitely get the outstanding results that you’re after. 

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Ask a Plumber: Why Is Hard Water a Problem?

September 25th, 2017

bath-timeWhat do you think of when you think of plumbing problems? Toilets backing up and overflowing onto the floor? Pipes bursting and spraying water all over the interior of your home? Water of poor quality that is making members of your family sick? These are all definitely problems, of course, but it is important to remember that not every problem that you’ll encounter with your plumbing system or your water quality is going to be so dramatic. Hard water won’t land anyone in the hospital, but it is a problem deserving an effective solution.

Some homeowners actually notice the effects that hard water can have in their homes, but they do not realize that it is hard water behind those effects. In today’s post, we’ll help you to better understand what hard water is, the types of problems that it can lead to, and what you can do to overcome those problems. With the help of a professional plumber in Las Vegas, NV, you can enjoy water of the quality that you deserve in your home. 

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When Is Repiping Necessary?

September 11th, 2017

plumberThere are some plumbing jobs that are relatively routine. Clearing out a drain or two, for instance, is something that our seasoned plumbers can usually get done quickly, and always get done right. Then there are other plumbing services that are definitely a lot more involved. Then, there are those jobs that are just really, really big. That is where repiping tends to fall, and this is just another reason why you are going want to skilled professionals that you can trust handling your repiping in Las Vegas, NV.

Repiping a house is a job that even the most avid DIY-enthusiast probably would not dream of taking on his or herself, but let us reiterate: this is a job for professional plumbers. Our expertise, gained through years of extensive training and hands-on experience, is just what a job like this needs to guarantee that the right decisions are made every step of the way. From determining the extent of the project to selecting materials, you are in good hands when working with us.

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Why Might a Sump Pump Fail?

August 28th, 2017

sump-pump-installationThere are a lot of issues that homeowners benefit from planning ahead for. A flooded lower level in their house is one of them. Now, we don’t deal with torrential downpours frequently or rapid snowmelt ever. This does not mean that flooding in the lowest level of one’s home is never something to worry about, however. We do have storms, and there is always the risk of a pipe bursting, too. That is why it’s such a good idea to have a sump pump in your home.

Like any other mechanical system, a sump pump can fail. Understanding why a sump pump may fail is very important, because it will help you to better understand how you can avoid that issue. Be sure to contact us if and when you require any sump pump services in North Las Vegas, NV. Even our outstanding plumbers cannot make your sump pump 100% reliable, but we can definitely get it as close as possible.

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When to Call a Professional Plumber

August 14th, 2017

woman-with-plungerMost homeowners have enough common sense not to mess around with their electrical systems in any substantive way. For some reason, though, a lot of homeowners seem to think that anything goes when it comes to their plumbing systems! We get it. These days, you can find tutorials on how to handle just about any “basic” plumbing service that you may require in your home. Watching a 10-minute internet video does not suddenly equip you with the working knowledge to get the great results that you deserve, however.

Today, we are going to discuss a few instances in which you are best off calling a professional plumber. By all means, go ahead and try to plunge that toilet on your own. Comfortable popping off the P-trap to clear a very simple blockage? That’s probably just fine. Still, in most cases, enlisting the services of professional plumbers in Paradise, NV is the way to go. Don’t create a hassle as you try to DIY.

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Beware the Impact of Tree Roots on Your Plumbing System

July 31st, 2017

split drainage pipe caused by ingress of tree rootsYour plumbing system’s sewer line is buried beneath your yard for a few good reasons. First off, it’s more attractive this way. But more than that, it’s for safety and functionality purposes. Unfortunately, when something is out of sight like this, it’s hard to spot problems right away, making this part of your plumbing system susceptible to problems such as tree roots searching for a water source.

Tree roots are a pretty common cause of sewer line damage and clogs, which requires professional plumbing repairs in Henderson, NV. As you probably can guess, tree roots crave water. So all it takes for them to be attracted to your sewer line is a small leak. And while tree roots are certainly not the only threat to your sewer pipe, it is very important that you be aware of it.

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When Should I Replace My Water Heater?

July 17th, 2017

baby-in-bathPurchasing a new water heater may not be the most exciting investment to make, but there is no denying that hot water is one of those amenities that we really just cannot — or wouldn’t want to — live without. That is why you are going to want to replace your hot water heater before it breaks down entirely.

Yes, we understand that you want to get the best return possible on your initial investment in your water heater. However,  you don’t want to push things so far that you wind up with no hot water following a total breakdown.

So how do you decide if the time is right for a water heater replacement? We have a few tips to help you make that decision. If you have any questions, be sure to give us a call. Not only do we have a variety of water heaters for you to choose from, but we’ll make sure that yours is of the right size for your demands and that it integrated into your plumbing system properly.

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Dealing with Toilet Leaks

July 3rd, 2017

toiletWhat is the first thing that you think of when you hear the word “plumbing”? For a lot of people, it is going to be the toilet that they use in their homes. The toilet is certainly one of the most vital plumbing components to be found in any household. That is exactly why any problems with the toilet in your home are such a big cause of concern. One such problem is a leak in your toilet.

Now, a leak may not sound like that big of a deal — and in truth, some are not all that serious. However, you have to keep in mind that there are many different types of leaks that may develop in your toilet, and that they may require different levels of attention. When in doubt, and in most cases, it is best to schedule any bathroom plumbing services in North Las Vegas, NV with trained, skilled professionals. Now let’s take a look at a few different potential toilet leaks.

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Goettl Air Conditioning and Sunny Plumber Hiring throughout the Southwest to Accommodate Growth

June 28th, 2017
PHOENIX, June 26, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — One of the Southwest’s longest established and highest-quality HVAC companies, Goettl Air Conditioning and its sister plumbing services company, The Sunny Plumber are looking to hire additional employees to accommodate their expansion throughout the southwest.

All new employees will be joining a top team of professionals that take pride in delivering personalized and quality service aligning with the Goettl and Sunny Plumber brands to the residents of Arizona, Nevada and California.

The Goettl name has been recognized for excellence in air conditioning and heating installation and service since 1939. Offering a suite of HVAC services and equipment as well as indoor air quality services including duct cleaning, the company has experienced a 500 percent year-over-year growth since 2015 and continues to expand.

The innovative and well-respected brand is a sister company of The Sunny Plumber, a high-quality plumbing services company. In addition to solving a wide variety of plumbing problems, the company sells, and specializes in providing solutions to complicated sewer repair and replacement problems.

The two companies are hiring in upwards of 100 HVAC and plumbing technicians in Phoenix, Tucson, Las Vegas and southern California as well as customer service representatives for its call centers in Phoenix, Las Vegas and Tucson. Open interviews are being conducted at each office.

CEO and owner of Goettl Air Conditioning and Sunny Plumber, Ken Goodrich is a highly-regarded industry veteran whose core values are the standard operating principles that guide his employees and customer satisfaction.

“We live by our customers’ success, and our commitment to doing the right thing for them has never wavered,” said Goodrich. “We are looking for individuals who want to be a part of a growing industry, are invested in top quality standards and take pride in their work,” he said.

Recently entering the California market, Goodrich expects Goettl to double its business within a year and plans to become the market leader in each market that it serves.

The HVAC and plumbing companies offer competitive pay, a full benefits package, 401k, continuous technical training and an exciting environment. See what it’s like to work at Goettl Air Conditioning here: https://youtu.be/Gc2eAOPQ6pI.

For more information, visit the career tabs at www.goettl.com and www.thesunnyplumber.com.

About Goettl AC
Goettl Air Conditioning, established 1939, offers the highest quality AC and heating equipment and a full range of maintenance, repair and replacement services. Goettl operates in the PhoenixTucsonLas Vegas and Southern California areas. All Goettl technicians are background-checked, drug-tested and receive continuous technical training to make them the best in the industry. Goettl AC was recently named the “Best HVAC” company in the state by readers of Arizona Foothills Magazine’s “Best of Our Valley 2017.” For more information, visit www.goettl.com.

About The Sunny Plumber
The Sunny Plumber offers the highest quality plumbing services throughout the Southwest. All plumbers are experienced in solving a wide variety of plumbing problems including drain cleaning, leak detection, sewer line and garbage disposal repair. The company also sells, installs and services standard and tankless water heaters. All plumbers are background-checked, drug-tested, and receive continuous technical training to make them the best in the industry. The Sunny Plumber was recently named the “Best Plumbing Company” in the state by readers of Arizona Foothills Magazine’s “Best of Our Valley 2017.” For more information, visit http://www.thesunnyplumber.com.

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Goettl Air Conditioning and Sunny Plumber Hiring throughout the Southwest to Accommodate Growth

June 28th, 2017
PHOENIX, June 26, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — One of the Southwest’s longest established and highest-quality HVAC companies, Goettl Air Conditioning and its sister plumbing services company, The Sunny Plumber are looking to hire additional employees to accommodate their expansion throughout the southwest.

All new employees will be joining a top team of professionals that take pride in delivering personalized and quality service aligning with the Goettl and Sunny Plumber brands to the residents of Arizona, Nevada and California.

The Goettl name has been recognized for excellence in air conditioning and heating installation and service since 1939. Offering a suite of HVAC services and equipment as well as indoor air quality services including duct cleaning, the company has experienced a 500 percent year-over-year growth since 2015 and continues to expand.

The innovative and well-respected brand is a sister company of The Sunny Plumber, a high-quality plumbing services company. In addition to solving a wide variety of plumbing problems, the company sells, and specializes in providing solutions to complicated sewer repair and replacement problems.

The two companies are hiring in upwards of 100 HVAC and plumbing technicians in Phoenix, Tucson, Las Vegas and southern California as well as customer service representatives for its call centers in Phoenix, Las Vegas and Tucson. Open interviews are being conducted at each office.

CEO and owner of Goettl Air Conditioning and Sunny Plumber, Ken Goodrich is a highly-regarded industry veteran whose core values are the standard operating principles that guide his employees and customer satisfaction.

“We live by our customers’ success, and our commitment to doing the right thing for them has never wavered,” said Goodrich. “We are looking for individuals who want to be a part of a growing industry, are invested in top quality standards and take pride in their work,” he said.

Recently entering the California market, Goodrich expects Goettl to double its business within a year and plans to become the market leader in each market that it serves.

The HVAC and plumbing companies offer competitive pay, a full benefits package, 401k, continuous technical training and an exciting environment. See what it’s like to work at Goettl Air Conditioning here: https://youtu.be/Gc2eAOPQ6pI.

For more information, visit the career tabs at www.goettl.com and www.thesunnyplumber.com.

About Goettl AC
Goettl Air Conditioning, established 1939, offers the highest quality AC and heating equipment and a full range of maintenance, repair and replacement services. Goettl operates in the PhoenixTucsonLas Vegas and Southern California areas. All Goettl technicians are background-checked, drug-tested and receive continuous technical training to make them the best in the industry. Goettl AC was recently named the “Best HVAC” company in the state by readers of Arizona Foothills Magazine’s “Best of Our Valley 2017.” For more information, visit www.goettl.com.

About The Sunny Plumber
The Sunny Plumber offers the highest quality plumbing services throughout the Southwest. All plumbers are experienced in solving a wide variety of plumbing problems including drain cleaning, leak detection, sewer line and garbage disposal repair. The company also sells, installs and services standard and tankless water heaters. All plumbers are background-checked, drug-tested, and receive continuous technical training to make them the best in the industry. The Sunny Plumber was recently named the “Best Plumbing Company” in the state by readers of Arizona Foothills Magazine’s “Best of Our Valley 2017.” For more information, visit http://www.thesunnyplumber.com.

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