Evans Plumbing Inc Blog: Posts Tagged ‘Simi Valley’

Here’s Why We Recommend Video Pipe Inspection

Monday, July 22nd, 2019

leakSadly, plumbers do not have X-Ray vision (though, that would be pretty awesome!) So, how is it that they are able to diagnose problems within your plumbing system that might be hidden from view? Well, the answer is certainly any sort of superpower.

When you’ve got a problem with your drain and sewer lines, the last thing you want os a plumber coming in and tearing your home and property apart. That’s why today’s plumbers are equipped with video pipe inspection equipment, which allows them to take a good look inside your plumbing system—without having to tear up your floors and walls in the process. In fact, there are plenty of benefits of video pipe inspection, and below, we’ve outlined some of them for you.

Keep reading to find out more!

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But, When Do I Call For a Plumbing Emergency?

Monday, July 8th, 2019

woman-mopping-waterThis is a question that we get all the time—many homeowners don’t know what does and does not qualify as a plumbing emergency! Of course, we find this to be a bit problematic! Because many homeowners don’t know what “qualifies” as a plumbing emergency, they are left to face the problem all on their own—something that we definitely don’t want!

So below, we have listed some of the most common plumbing emergencies that homeowners face. That way, if you are caught in a predicament, you know when to call! All you have to do is keep reading to find out more!

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Never Ignore These Toilet Problems

Monday, April 15th, 2019

toilet-with-threatening-auraProblems with your toilet that you can list off the top of your head probably include a backed up toilet—which you can easily fix with a plunger. In fact, upwards of 90% of toilet problems can be fixed with a plunger.

While we could certainly write a whole manual on the intricacies of plunging a toilet, there are other toilet problems out there that are much more demanding. To give you an idea, here are four toilet problems that you should never ignore:

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4 Signs You Might Have a Leak

Monday, February 18th, 2019

leakWhen there’s a leak in your home, you’re not always going to know that it’s there. In fact, you’re lucky if your leak occurs in a place where it’s visible in plain sight. Most leaks will happen behind the walls or underneath the ground.

It’s estimated that there are 240,000 water-main breaks annually in the United States. That is a significant amount of water! But there’s nothing you can do except find and fix the leak as quickly as possible. This can be difficult in cities since most leak detection methods depend on hearing them.

But for your average residential neighborhood, you can rest assured that tracking down leaks is much easier. As long as you know what to look out for, you can greatly decrease the chance of being blindsided by a sudden leak.

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Why Slab Leaks Need to Be Dealt With ASAP

Monday, November 12th, 2018

leak“It’s just a leak, what’s the worst that could happen?”

There are many DIY guides online about how to handle a simple leak. But if all leaks were so simple, you wouldn’t need the help of plumbers. The location of the leak makes all the difference.

In particular, we’re talking about slab leaks. These are a kind of leak that must be taken care of as soon as possible. We’ll explain why down below.

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