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Plumbing Mistakes (or What Not to Do)

Everyone makes mistakes. However, when you make err with plumbing it can end up costing you a lot in the end. To help you avoid some of these common plumbing mistakes, S.O.S Plumbing compiled a list of some of the more common snafus. Mistake Number Three Whatever you do, don’t make major changes to plumbing … Continued

A Plumbing History Continued

Last time here at S.O.S. Plumbing, we were discussing the history of plumbing and the role it played in the world as it rose to new heights during the Roman Empire but collapsed as that empire fell. One of the major features of plumbing and the source of the name we use today was the … Continued

The History of Plumbing

Indoor plumbing is an amazing invention. Think of all the little things that you’re able to do in your house every day that in previous generations would have been almost magical. With a twist of a knob, or the touch of a finger depending on how high tech your appliances are, you can have quick … Continued

Garbage Disposals

Garbage disposals are amazing pieces of technology that can really cut down on the amount of food waste that goes into your trash can. However, there are some things that really shouldn’t be placed in there. So, we’ve got some tips for ways to save your garbage disposal call to S.O.S. Plumbing for the unavoidable … Continued

Coachella Valley Water Misconceptions

Living here in the Coachella Valley means that there are some sharp disputes over water usage and politics, but we would rather explore plumbing issues related to S.O.S. Plumbing and Coachella Valley water, like hard water and the water’s smell. Coachella Valley Water Misconceptions Based on Look and Smell Deposits and Hard Water Hardness of … Continued

Dishwasher Installation

S.O.S. Plumbing installs dishwashers! Even while washing dishes by hand doesn’t seem to onerous, if you’ve ever had to wash a lot of dishes you’ve no doubt realized that dishwashers are one of the greatest devices ever invented. After all, they let you load them up you can just push a few buttons and walk … Continued

S.O.S. Plumbing Solves Toilet Troubles!

S.O.S. Plumbing handles all sorts of plumbing issues from sinks to sewers, one of the most common reasons people call a plumber is because there is an issue with their toilet. That’s hardly surprising. After all most people feel on some level comfortable with replacing a pipe under their sink or even checking washers on … Continued

Electronic Leak Detection

You can’t quite figure it out, your water pressure just isn’t quite right. You’ve tried everything you could think of, but now you realize it is time to call in the experts, S.O.S. Plumbing. Our electronic leak detection technology will help find the cause for the problem right away! The Ins and Outs of Electronic … Continued

Drain Cleaning Help

One of the more common issues a house has is a clogged drain. Most of the time if you have a clogged drain a plunger can take care of the issue. However, when you’ve got a recurring issue or an issue that’s affecting more than one fixture, that’s when you’re best advised to contact S.O.S. … Continued

How does a Septic System Work?

While many people have heard of a septic system, most don’t have much of an idea of how it works. With that in mind, we here at S.O.S. Plumbing know septic systems and thought it might be a good idea to walk you through the process. How it works A septic system works in the … Continued