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24/7 Emergency Plumbing Service in Southern California

June 14, 2019

24/7 Emergency Plumbing Service in Southern California

Truth be told, plumbing problems never occur at a convenient moment. They may arise right before you have to go to work, while you have company over, on your only day off, or even in the middle of the night. More often than not, these issues seem to occur when you already have enough on your plate. However, the last thing you’ll want to do in a dire situation like this is just leave it be.

Whether your toilet breaks over the weekend, or you notice the signs of a water leak on a federal holiday, 1st Choice Plumbing…


How to Avoid Clogging Your Drain

June 10, 2019

How to Avoid Clogging Your Drain

Do the drains in your sink, toilet, bath, or shower always seem to be getting clogged, even when you thought you took the extra precautions to ensure it doesn’t happen again? We know how frustrating that can be. As professional plumbers, our 1st Choice Plumbing Heating and Air technicians know the value of having working drainage systems.

From backflow to smelly odors, a clogged drain is nothing short of a big problem in your residential or commercial building. A blocked drain can also contribute to or exasperate health problems, such as asthma, for those residing in your home or utilizing your…


Signs You Need Water Filtration Service

June 7, 2019

Signs You Need Water Filtration Service

Although, according to Green America, the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) states that 90% of the public water in the United States is safe enough to consume as is, choosing to filter your water at home is still a good idea for optimal safety. For that reason, millions of American homeowners today rely on filtration to keep themselves and their family safe from contaminants in their drinking water.

 

However, there comes a time when our water filtration system may fail on us, exposing our household to potentially dangerous impurities. While this is clearly not good news, the good news…


Garbage Disposal Service in Oceanside, CA

June 5, 2019

Garbage Disposal Service in Oceanside, CA

The kitchen garbage disposal might seem like a minor piece of equipment, but in reality, it plays quite an integral role. Thanks to the garbage disposal, chunks of leftover food can be shredded into smaller pieces to prevent our sink’s drain from getting clogged. As anyone would know, a clogged drain means a malfunctioning, smelly, backed-up sink that could otherwise have been avoided with a functioning garbage disposal.

 

But if it isn’t your sink’s drain that isn’t properly working, it might just be your garbage disposal. Although your garbage disposal is usually very reliable, things can still go wrong with it….


Tired of Too-High Water Bills? Learn Where Your Money Might Be Flowing

May 30, 2019

Tired of Too-High Water Bills? Learn Where Your Money Might Be Flowing

If you are tired of paying an ever-growing water bill then you will be glad to know that there are other options out there for you. The average person in the United States uses between 80 and 100 gallons of water each day. If you are using more than that, then you may have a leak in your home that you have not found – but there are ways to find out for sure. Keep reading to learn what they are. If you are in need of assistance…


If You Have Noticed Any of These 5 Things Then It May Be Time to Replace Your Toilet

May 28, 2019

If You Have Noticed Any of These 5 Things Then It May Be Time to Replace Your Toilet

A high-quality toilet can last for a long time but it will not last forever. You do not have to wait until your toilet breaks down entirely to have it replaced. Keep reading to learn about five signs that it may be time to replace your toilet. Then contact if you are in need of toilet installation or other plumbing services.

  1. Your Toilet Regularly Gets Clogged
  2. If you have…


Is Your Water Taking Too Long to Heat? Find Out Why and How to Get Help

May 23, 2019

Is Your Water Taking Too Long to Heat? Find Out Why and How to Get Help

No one wants to stand at their kitchen faucet waiting for five minutes for the water to get hot enough to wash their dishes. No one wants to deal with a shower that takes forever to get hot. However, many people make the mistake of assuming that there is nothing they can do about this problem. That is simply not true. Keep reading to find out how an experienced plumber can help. Then contact …


Learn How to Deal with Sediment in Your Water Heater

May 20, 2019

Learn How to Deal with Sediment in Your Water Heater

Your water heater is an essential mechanism in keeping your home comfortable. Without a working water heater, you can’t shower, wash your clothes, or clean the dishes. If your water heater is not working at peak capacity, then it is likely time to contact a plumber. It may be an issue of sediment building up in your water heater.

Read on to learn three ways you can potentially deal with this sediment. If you need help, contact and we can provide comprehensive plumbing solutions.

Change the Temperature

The temperature of…


Discover Why a Tankless Water Heater May Be the Solution You Need

May 20, 2019

Discover Why a Tankless Water Heater May Be the Solution You Need

Do you want to save money on your utility bill? Do you want to use less water? If you answered yes to both questions then a tankless water heater may be the right choice for your home. Of course, it is not perfect for all situations. Read on to learn more about these water heaters and then contact if you would like to begin the process of having one installed.

A Tankless Water Heater Can Have a Big Impact on the Cost of Your Utilities

Think about…


Plumbing Repairs You Can Tackle Yourself and When to Call in the Professionals

May 17, 2019

Plumbing Repairs You Can Tackle Yourself and When to Call in the Professionals

While is standing by to help with plumbing needs 24 hours per day, there are some plumbing issues you can handle on your own. If you are reasonably handy and want to try to fix the issue yourself, consider these solutions – just know that if the repair is complicated at all, you could spend a lot less letting a professional plumber fix the problem quickly and correctly than trying to take it on yourself.

What to Do if Your Faucet is Slowly…