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15 Preventive Tips To Avoid Costly Plumbing Repairs San Diego

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The new year is almost upon us and as homeowners it is absolutely necessary that we do regular maintenance on our homes.  One area that is often neglected until costly plumbing repairs San Diego are needed is the plumbing system.  The 15 tips To Avoid Costly Plumbing Repairs listed below make an excellent checklist to make sure all is…


Reducing Water Pressure Can Save Water

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Water shortages are a major problem every year in California. Because of the limited rainfall each year in San Diego County, the possibility of a water shortage, which could some day result in mandatory water conservation, has always been a real threat.  In the past, businesses and residents have been asked to save water; now…


Tips for Removing Clogs and Drain Cleaning

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If a clogged drain is something that you find difficult or intimidating, you are not the only one. Many people can’t address their very own plumbing system troubles, which means that plumbing professionals must be called out for drain cleaning. The best way to not call a plumber is to avoid these plumbing problems in the first place, continue reading…


What You Don’t Know About Your Plumbing

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What You Should Know About Your Plumbing in San Diego Plumbing is something that many of us may take for granted. As long as it’s working, it can be easy to forget about. However, to avoid something going wrong, it’s a good idea to educate yourself on your home’s plumbing system. Below are six and a…


Garbage Disposal Tips to Avoid a Holiday Plumbing Emergency

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The holidays are here again and it is certainly a wonderful time of year to spend with friends and family.  As you prepare your meals and treats and enjoy all the festivities connected with the season keep in mind that you are taxing your home’s plumbing system more than ever.  The last thing you want…


Don’t Be A Turkey: Tips to Avoid A Thanksgiving Plumbing Disaster

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At Black Mountain Plumbing, we are about to have one of our busiest week’s of the year.  In fact, the thanksgiving plumbing disaster, weekend can be one of the busiest times of the year for emergency calls to plumbers nationwide. The preparation of a big holiday meal and it’s cleanup can lead to a lot of unwanted waste…


How to Remodel Bathrooms Without Breaking the Bank

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Black Mountain Plumbing Remodel Bathrooms too! Have you seen the recently published lifestyle story that says having stainless steel kitchen appliances isn’t the trend it once was?  It appears we consumers now prefer different colors and finishes on our kitchen appliances. But remodeling the kitchen just to change colors and finishes on the appliances can…


Water Heater Maintenance Tips – Black Mountain Plumbing

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San Diego Water Heater Maintenance Tips This is a great time of year to take a look at your water heater and make sure it is going to get you through the winter with no problems.  Here are some water heater maintenance tips to help you. Many property owners do not know exactly how crucial…


Phantom Flushing – Are Ghosts Flushing Your Toilet?

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Every so often we get a call from someone who reports their toilet flushing when nobody has used it. What is actually happening is the toilet tank re-filling as the water drains out of the tank and the water level gets low enough to trip the fill valve and the tank refills. This is called “Ghost” or…


How to Shut Off the Water Heater in a Water Heater Emergency

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Be Prepared for Almost Any Water Heater Emergency One of the most frequent questions we receive from customers at Black Mountain Plumbing is “Exactly how do I shut off my water heater?” This is something EVERY SINGLE homeowner ought to know how to carry out in case of a water heater emergency. If your hot…