Evans Plumbing Inc Blog: Archive for July, 2018

Signs of Trouble with Your Main Water Line

Monday, July 23rd, 2018

waterCould one little plumbing problem ruin your day? Let’s see:

You get in the shower and find the water pressure is pathetically low. You go to make your morning coffee or tea and find the water is discolored. And later that day, you open your water bill to find a huge increase.

All of these issues are signs of trouble with your main water lines, the series of pipes that are essential to bringing municipal water into your home. If the water line has an issue, it will affect everything: faucets, showers, washing machines, and more.

Unless the leak is visible, we can’t confirm if it’s a main line or not. Your best bet is to call for an inspection from a professional with expert knowledge of water lines in Camarillo, CA

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Clogged Drains Are Not DIY Jobs

Monday, July 9th, 2018

plumber-using-drain-snakeClogged drains are truly the least interesting of plumbing problems, so it’s no surprise that the internet is flooded with articles on how easy it is to unclog a drain by yourself. But as professionals, we can’t pretend that every clog job is the exact same. They call upon different solutions or methods, some of which simply aren’t available for the average homeowner.

If fishing a wire hanger down your drain hasn’t helped, it might be due to a stubborn clog. Read on to learn why you shouldn’t resort to DIY methods for unclogging a drain.

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