The Sunny Plumber Las Vegas Blog : Posts Tagged ‘North Las Vegas’

Old Pipe Materials and When to Repipe Your House

Monday, August 12th, 2019

sunny-plumber-vanOne of the biggest plumbing jobs you might need to schedule for your home is repiping. Old plumbing pipes wear down, and outdated materials are at a high risk of causing problems around your house, leaking to create damage, or even introducing toxins into your drinking water. Depending on the age of your house, you may only need sections repiped. Or you may need a whole-house repiping.

We’re going to explain old pipe materials in more depth so you’ll get a sense of what sort of repiping your home needs—as well as if it needs it.

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Why Hard Water Is a Serious Problem

Monday, March 11th, 2019

logoIf you were to hear that there is something in your water just waiting to do serious harm to your health then, chances are, you would immediately start taking measures to protect yourself against that something. If you hear that there’s something in your water that isn’t really going to affect your health, but…well, you might start to fade out a little bit. Look, we really are not alarmists around here.

However, we also really need to stress the fact that, yes, hard water is something that you need to take seriously. It is not going to make you sick the way that water with biological pollutants or certain chemicals in it might. But, and this is a big one—hard water is going to have a negative effect on your plumbing system and, in many ways, your life affected by your plumbing system. But why be so vague? Let’s dive into the topic and discover some more!

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Why Might a Sump Pump Fail?

Monday, 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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Dealing with Toilet Leaks

Monday, 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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