Testing Smoke And Carbon Monoxide Alarms

Safety first, right? Even if you don’t use your furnace and/or fireplace much in the warm Los Angeles area, being sure you have working smoke and carbon monoxide alarms are still critical for home safety. By testing your smoke and CO alarms correctly and on the right schedule, you’ll know they’ll be ready if you […]

When to Choose a Licensed & Insured Plumber Over Your Well-Meaning Neighbor

In a major urban center like the Los Angeles area, it’s easy to find someone who knows a little something about plumbing and is willing to help you out. While there are jobs an amateur can handle, many others require the skill of a licensed and insured plumber. Simple DIY Jobs Quite a few plumbing […]

Benefits of Professional Drain Cleaning Over Harsh Chemicals

A slow-running drain or toilet is a real nuisance, but with all the drain cleaners on the market, it can seem like professional drain cleaning isn’t really necessary. In reality, harsh cleaners can cause more problems than they solve, making professional cleaning the wiser choice. How Drain Cleaners Damage Pipes Most household drain cleaners use […]

Common Fall Home Maintenance Tasks Every LA Homeowner Should Know

As cooler weather blows into the Greater Los Angeles area, now is a good time to start preparing your home for the fall season. A few simple fall home maintenance steps will protect your home from costly damage. Around the Exterior Outside your house, inspect your foundation for cracks. Repair hairline cracks with concrete patching […]

Hiring a Professional Plumber? Here’s What You Need to Know

While the majority of plumbers aim to provide reliable, friendly service, skill sets vary from one professional to another. Following a quick checklist for hiring a professional plumber will help you find the one who’s right for you. Check for Licensing By law, all contractors must be licensed by the California Contractors State License Board […]

When to DIY and When to Call a Professional Plumbing Service

Many minor plumbing issues are easy enough to solve on your own, but more serious ones require a professional. Trying to dislodge large clogs or repair broken pipes by yourself may only worsen the problem. In these cases, plumbing services in Los Angeles can help. On-Going Issues Sometimes a dripping tap can be repaired just […]