Learning To Love Plumbing

4 Things to Know About Sewer Camera Inspections

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If you’ve been having plumbing problems at your house, such as a recurring sewer clog, a plumber might want to do a sewer camera inspection. If you’ve never had one of these inspections done before, you might wonder what’s involved and why it’s necessary. Here are four things to know about getting a sewer camera inspection. 1. A Camera Is Sent Down the Sewer Drain When a plumber does a video inspection of your sewer drain, they attach a small video camera to a flexible rod that’s then threaded through the drain.…

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3 Considerations When Switching to an Electric Water Heater

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Although gas is an incredibly efficient way to heat a home, there are many reasons to consider switching to an electric heater when your old unit gives out. Electric heaters are often cheaper to purchase upfront, and if you live in an area with a renewable-focused grid, they can also be an environmentally-friendly choice. Making the switch does require some care, however. If you’ve decided to take the leap from gas to electric, then this article will help you to understand three factors you’ll need to keep in mind when having your new heater installed.…

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Troubleshooting Common Septic Tank Problems

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For homes on septic service, monitoring for problems is vital so that your entire system doesn’t fail. Fortunately, there are only a few common issues that tend to occur, so it is fairly easy to monitor and troubleshoot the problem on your own. Although you can determine the cause of the problem on your own, it is still best to bring in a professional to complete the actual repairs. Problem: Backed Up Drains or Drain Odors…

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