DeHart Plumbing, Heating, and Air Inc. Blog: Archive for the ‘Plumbing’ Category

Your Next Water Heater: Should You Go Tankless?

Monday, June 22nd, 2020
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If there is any appliance in the home that homeowners take for granted, it’s probably their water heater. Even though they’re the most often used appliance in the house, you probably don’t give it much thought unless something goes wrong with it, right? And then when something does go wrong with it, the next question is if it’s worth repairing or if it’s time for a replacement.

A water heater in disrepair should be replaced when it’s reached a couple of decades in age, is showing signs of corrosion and/or simply cannot work as efficiently as it used to.

The next question is, what should you replace that water heater with? After all, you don’t have to stick with the same old model of tank heater. That’s not to say there aren’t benefits to these systems, which we’ll explore below, but you might benefit from a tankless water heater. Read on as we uncover the pros and cons of both.

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Here Are a Few Ways to Save Water This Summer

Monday, May 11th, 2020
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Whether you are looking to cut back on your water bill or give Mother Earth a helping hand, we are here to give you some tips! See, there are plenty of ways to save water and we’ve got all the information you need to reduce your consumption!

Below, we have listed our favorite ways to save, and all you need to do is keep reading to find out more. And, of course, if you are in need of a plumber in Tracy, CA, do not hesitate to contact our team!

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Spring Cleaning? How About Drain Cleaning?

Monday, April 13th, 2020
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When spring rolls around, many of us grab our dusters, our brooms, our mops, and any other cleaning supplies we can get our hands on. Spring is a great time to clean out your home, get organized, and get yourself ready for the seasons ahead.

When it comes time for spring cleaning, do you ever think about the parts of your home that you can’t see? How about your plumbing system? See, your drains need cleaning on a regular basis, and in fact, there are a number of signs that suggest you’re overdue for professional drain cleaning services.

Below, we have outlined some of these tell-tale signs for you. All you have to do is keep reading to find out more, and of course, remember to call us when you need a plumber in Tracy, CA.

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Beware! These 2 Things Lead to Early Pipe Replacement!

Monday, March 30th, 2020
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Your plumbing system is incredibly important to your overall comfort, so of course, you don’t want to take it for granted! Unfortunately, though, there are a number of issues that affect your drains, pipes, and appliances — today, we are going to be discussing one of them: early pipe replacement.

There are a number of things that can lead to early pipe replacement, but below, we have highlighted the two most prominent. All you have to do is keep reading to find out more. Oh, and of course, remember to call us when you need a plumber in Tracy, CA.

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Does Your Water Heater Need Repairs?

Monday, March 2nd, 2020
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Could you imagine what life would be like without your water heater? Certainly, you’d no longer be able to take a hot shower after a stressful day of work or take a warm bath to soothe your aching muscles. Nope, you’d be stuck taking icy cold showers every day for the rest of your life!

Your water heater is incredibly important to your overall comfort and well-being, so of course, you don’t want to take it for granted. With that in mind it makes sense that, if there is a problem with your water heater, you are going to want it repaired right away!

Below, we have listed some of the signs that suggest your system needs repairs. All you have to do is keep reading to find out more… Oh! And remember to contact us when you need a professional Modesto plumber.

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What to Do When There’s No Water From Your Taps

Monday, January 20th, 2020

You know just how incredibly important your plumbing system is to your overall comfort, so when something does go wrong, it can certainly seem like a big deal! One issue in particular that can be quite troubling is a lack of water from your taps. Just what in the world are you supposed to when you’ve suddenly got no water?

Fortunately, there are a number of steps you can take when the taps in your home stop working, and below, we have outlined some of them for you. All you have to do is keep reading to find out more (and yes, remember to contact our team when you need a Tracy, CA plumber!)

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Plumbing 911! How Can We Assist You?

Monday, January 6th, 2020
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Unfortunately, not all emergencies occur within standard business hours, which can be quite troublesome! When an emergency strikes, you want to know that there is alocal Modesto plumber ready to take your call!

Well, luckily for you, we have a team of plumbers ready to assist you, no matter the hour! Of course, though, many homeowners do not quite know what constitutes a plumbing emergency, so below, we have listed some of the most common for you. All you have to do is keep reading to find out more.

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It’s The Most Wonderful Time of the Year… to Protect Your Plumbing!

Monday, December 2nd, 2019
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Happy December! We are just weeks away from the biggest holidays of them all… Christmas, Kwanzaa, and Hanukkah are just around the corner! Before you know it, you’ll be gathering with friends and family, carving the roast beast, and sipping eggnog from your favorite glass.

Now, we’ll have to ask you to excuse our ‘Scroogeyness’ for just a second — we just think that it is important to tell you that all this holiday excitement can take quite a toll on your plumbing system, so it is important to protect it.

Below, we have given you some tips on how to protect your plumbing — just keep reading to find out more!

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Yes, Hard Water is BIG Deal

Monday, November 25th, 2019
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We aren’t overexaggerating here when we say that hard water is a pretty big deal — it’s true! Hard water can wreak all sorts of havoc on your plumbing system, so it is important that you take it seriously.

If you don’t believe us, we suggest you keep reading below. We have outlined some of the things we think you should know about hard water — that way, you can decide if you want to do something about it.

So, what are you waiting for? Click “read more” to learn more (oh, and of course, remember to contact our team when you need a plumber in Modesto, CA!)

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Are You Ready for a New Water Heater?

Monday, October 14th, 2019
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It’s almost impossible to imagine what life would be like without your water heater… there is nothing quite worse than stepping into an icy cold shower! You see, your water heater plays an important role in your comfort so, of course, you don’t want to take it for granted.

Unfortunately, though, there will come a day when you need to replace your old, outdated water heater with a brand-new system. Don’t be too sad though, a new water heater will do wonders for your comfort and your budget!

Below, we have listed some of the signs that suggest it’s time to replace your water heater. All you’ve got to do is keep reading to find out more (and of course, remember to call our team when you need a licensed Modesto plumber!)

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