Service King Plumbing & HVAC Blog : Archive for March, 2017

Common Water Heater Problems to Watch Out For

Monday, March 27th, 2017

Water heaters are built to last, which is why yours has probably been chugging along without complaint for years without you needing to frequently repair it. Still, it’s a mistake to assume that your water heater is so resistant that you can afford to ignore it indefinitely. There are definitely problems that can afflict your water heater, some of which can destroy the whole system if you’re not careful. You don’t have to be paranoid about your water heater all the time, but you should know some of the things that can go wrong with the system so that you can be on the lookout for warning signs.

There are definitely problems that can afflict your water heater, some of which can destroy the whole system if you’re not careful. You don’t have to be paranoid about your water heater all the time, but you should know some of the things that can go wrong with the system so that you can be on the lookout for warning signs. (more…)

If You Have a Plumbing Emergency, Follow These Steps

Monday, March 13th, 2017

underwater  flooding interiorPlumbing system problems tend not to be big and flashy when they occur, which is both a good and a bad thing in different ways. When they do occur that way, though, they tend to be classified as emergencies. Ruptured pipes spilling water into the walls, overflowing toilets, and the like can be quite panic-inducing if you’re not prepared to deal with it. Fortunately, though, there are certain steps that you can take, regardless of the issue, that will make things a bit easier to deal with. (more…)