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When to Hire a Commercial Plumber

Did you know that a commercial plumber is a professional who specializes in servicing plumbing fixtures in various commercial business settings? This can range from restaurants or office buildings to large-scale commercial buildings and real estates like strip malls, restaurants, and apartment complexes—any buildings or structures with industrial-grade pipes and outlets. Commercial plumbers are responsible for read more…

How To Properly Use A Garbage Disposal

When it comes to garbage disposal units, even the smallest issue can turn into a big repair job. In this blog post, we’re going to look at some of the most common garbage disposal issues and offer some solutions on how to avoid them. Avoid Putting Stringy, Fibrous, or Starchy Waste in the Garbage Disposal read more…

Top 10 Advantages of a Water Softener

Did you know that water can be hard or soft? The term “hard water” refers to water that has a high mineral content, while “soft water” has lower mineral content. While hard water is not harmful to your health, it can cause problems in your home. Luckily, one solution is to install a water softener. read more…

What is a Sewer Cleanout, and Why Is It Important?

Are you curious about what a sewer cleanout is? This article will provide a definition and explanation of this important component of your home’s plumbing system. There are Two Types of Sewer Cleanouts A sewer cleanout allows homeowners and plumbers to flush out the sewer line and remove any debris that may have accumulated. Read read more…

How to Check Water Pressure

Almost everyone has had the experience of turning a valve on a sink faucet or in the shower and getting only a trickle of water. This is one of these small annoyances that really can disrupt your daily life. Low water pressure (or low flow, as it’s sometimes called) might not seem like an emergency read more…

How to Fix a Bathtub Stopper

What do you do if your bathtub stopper is stuck or not stopping water as it should? The good news is that a faulty drain stopper is often very easy to fix. While a trip-lever drain stopper is a little trickier to work with, it’s still a problem that you can tackle on your own. read more…

How To Fix a Leaky Garden Hose Spigot

When leaks begin to occur at the garden hose spigot, there can be several distinct causes depending on where the water is leaking. The first thing you need to do is to determine the source of the leak on the spigot. The source of leaks can come from the grip, the vacuum breaker, or even read more…

How to Fix a Toilet

A clogged toilet, a toilet that runs constantly, and also a toilet seat that needs to be replaced are some everyday frequent toilet repairs. You may want to try a few DIY (do-it-yourself) toilet repair procedures before calling in a plumber. How to Plunge a Toilet? When it comes to plunging a toilet, you’ll need read more…

8 Christmas Plumbing Tips

The Christmas holiday is a time for families to come together and enjoy good company and good food. Unfortunately, an untimely clogged drain or toilet can quickly undermine the good spirits and bring the festivities screeching to a halt. By keeping a few important plumbing tips in mind, however, you can ensure that your Christmas read more…

7 Thanksgiving Plumbing Tips

While some people go out shopping on Black Friday others are dealing with their plumbing issues leftover from Thanksgiving. The day after Thanksgiving is the busiest day for residential plumbing companies. Thanksgiving means many families are experiencing more kitchen activities and cooking for their visiting guests. More guests generally means there’s a greater usage of read more…

5 Winter Plumbing Tips

We here at Roto-Rooter understand the value of well-maintained plumbing in your home. Ultimately, we want you to be more educated and knowledgeable when it comes to plumbing. Call one of our plumbing experts today for help with winterizing pipes before they become frozen or other plumbing problems occure. The holidays are a time for read more…

7 Fall Plumbing Tips

Chilly fall temperatures can come quickly in California. The cooler night temperatures are a nice relief from the California summer heat but also serve as a warning to get your home ready for winter which is right around the corner. Fall temperatures are a reminder that when winter arrives it can be sudden and often leave read more…

Hybrid Water Heaters

Hybrid water heaters are a blessing in disguise. With a lot of concern over global warming, we as a nation have begun to shift our focus on ways to make electric appliances and home plumbing more efficient. There is one piece of tech for your home that stands out above the rest, that is heat read more…

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