Butter Plumbing Blog : Archive for October, 2016

30 Reasons Why You Should Have a Professional Install a Water Heater: #11-15

Monday, October 31st, 2016 by Butter Plumbing

Over the past few weeks, we’ve been running down a number of reasons why you should always trust a professional plumbing service with your water heater. Water heaters are designed to last a long time, which means they can catch you by surprise when they suddenly need to be replaced. Here’s Reasons #11-15 to make sure you rely on a professional to do the job. (more…)

30 Reasons Why You Should Have a Professional Install a Water Heater: #6-10

Monday, October 24th, 2016 by Butter Plumbing

Welcome back to our list of reasons to rely on a professional service to install your water heater. Such an important system in your Summerlin, NV home needs to be serviced by a professional, not only when installing or replacing a new unit, but when repairing it as well. Today, we’re going through reasons 6-10 to avoid attempting such an operation yourself, with more to come in the following weeks. (more…)

30 Reasons Why You Should Have a Professional Install a Water Heater #1-5

Monday, October 17th, 2016 by Butter Plumbing

Water heaters are designed to last a long time, but sooner or later, every system needs replacing, and this is true for your water heater as well. Time and general wear and tear take their toll, especially here in Las Vegas, NV where hard water is a recurring issue. While you can postpone the date for a replacement with steady maintenance performed throughout the unit’s life, you’ll need to prepare for the eventuality that the old water heater just isn’t going to do the job anymore. (more…)

How to Know Which Water Heater is Right for Your Home

Monday, October 10th, 2016 by Butter Plumbing

A new water heater isn’t a light undertaking. They’re designed to last for decades, after all, but that durability is contingent upon a reliable installation and regular maintenance. That’s why you should always rely on a professional service to perform water heater installation and replacement operations. (And we’ll have a great deal more to say on that topic in the coming weeks.) You can help that cause, however, by understanding the specifics of different types of water heaters, and which ones might be right for your home. (more…)

Stop Plumbing Leaks Before They Start

Monday, October 3rd, 2016 by Butter Plumbing

Any plumber worth his or her salt can repair a leak in the pipes to your Paradise, NV home: quickly, competently and in a manner that solves the problem. Unfortunately, that’s not what makes plumbing leaks so difficult. In too many cases, the leak occurs in a hidden part of the plumbing system: behind the walls, in the basement, or somewhere else where you’re very unlikely to note the leak until weeks and months have passed. In that time, the leak can damage drywall, floors, home furnishings and even electrical systems depending upon where the leak takes place. In those cases, repairing the leak may be just one step in a much more costly operation. (more…)