If you need to replace your home's hot water heater, you may be thinking that it's a simple enough job to handle yourself. After all, you'll only have to drain the old tank, disconnect it, and connect the new one, right? The fact is that water heater installation is far more complicated than you might think, and it's a job better left to a professional plumber. Here's a look at a few reasons why you should hire a plumber to install your new water heater.
Homes that use well water may have one of several different well pump systems, but a failure of the pump in any case can be challenging to deal with. Working with a well repair company is often the best option, but there are some things you can check to ensure that you need well repair.
Check the Power
One of the first things you need to check if your well pump stops working is the power to the pump.
Plumbing issues in the home such as clogs in a kitchen sink can disrupt dishwashing and food preparation. In the bathroom, clogs in the sink, shower drain, and toilet also cause undesirable disruptions to bathroom usage. Below are some of the common causes of plumbing issues and simple ways to avoid them.
Food Waste Particles in Kitchen Sink Drains
Although it is tempting to pour greasy food waste or oil down the drain, grease and oil can eventually cool down and solidify.
A tankless water heater needs two types of venting—air intake for combustion, and exhaust for evacuating heat and gasses after combustion occurs. The water heater will have a power vent system, which intakes air from indoors but vents outdoors, or a direct vent system that pulls in outside air as well as venting outside. If you have errors that occur with the water heater due to vent issues, the type of venting along with one of the following three causes is likely the root of the problem.
Do you have a clog in the main drain going out to the main sewer system, and your plumber says that they can either use hydrojetting or snaking to clear the clog? You may be wondering what the differences are between these two methods to clean your sewer line.
The process of using a sewer snake is one of the most traditional methods that is used to clean a clogged sewer pipe.