What Size Water Heater Is Right for You?

If you’re looking to replace your water heater, it’s important to ensure you get the right size for your house and family. Depending on your family’s size and shower habits, you could easily end up with a surprise cold shower if you don’t choose the right size water heater. Of course, if you hate cold showers, you could just buy the biggest size possible, but that comes with a pretty high price tag and may not be necessary. So what size is right for you? Before you decide, consider these points from your friends at Drain Genie Plumbing Services.

Kid-Caused Plumbing Problems and How to Prevent Them

Kids are curious by nature and if there’s one thing they love, it’s water. So it’s only natural that they occasionally get into some mischief in the bathroom. Between the toilet, the sink, and the bathtub, there is no limit to the splashing fun to be had! However, as we know, the bathroom is not a playground and kids can quickly turn a good time into a plumbing emergency. Today on the blog, your friends at Drain Genie Plumbing Services are discussing the most common plumbing problems caused by kids and how to prevent them.

Pets and Plumbing

When preparing for a new four-legged addition to your home, there are several things to consider. You need to make sure your home is suited for a pet and you have all the necessary gear to accommodate their needs. Also, much like baby-proofing, certain things in your home should be “pet-proofed”. As you prepare your home for a new pet, don’t forget to prepare your plumbing! Follow these tips from your friends at Drain Genie Plumbing Services to ensure a safe environment for your furry family member.

Got Smelly Drains?

Your shower should be a place of rest and relaxation – a welcome break at the end of the day or a great morning wake-up call. So, it’s not hard to imagine how that rest and relaxation might be ruined by some unfortunate odors. Smelly shower drains can happen to anyone and luckily, they are pretty easy to fix. Follow these tips from your friends at Drain Genie Plumbing Services to keep your shower smelling its best.

3 Common Types of Plumbing Pipes in Orlando

There are many types of plumbing pipes available, and there are several pros and cons to consider when choosing which type to use in your home’s plumbing system. As the integrity of your home’s plumbing plays an important role in your quality of life, the type of pipes you choose is a very important decision. If you’re considering repiping your home, your friends at Drain Genie Plumbing Services urge you to consider these three type of pipes commonly utilized in the Orlando area.

Check Out Our Preventive Maintenance Agreement

Plumbing problems can be expensive and stressful, if you’re not prepared. That’s why our team at Drain Genie Plumbing Services is so excited to offer our amazing customers a Plumbing Preventive Maintenance Agreement so they can receive priority service as well as discounted maintenance services! Read on to learn if this program sounds great to you.

The Sounds of a Plumbing Problem

For the most part, the sounds your house makes are totally natural. Houses are made of of many materials that each expand and contract at different rates during the day. Then, when a house cools down at night, these materials may move slightly, rubbing against each other and making noises. However, occasionally, the sounds you hear inside your walls may be the result of a problem with your home’s plumbing. If you hear any of these three sounds, call in the experts at Drain Genie Plumbing Services right away!

3 DIY Plumbing Projects You Should Never Attempt

If you’re a fairly handy homeowner, it can be pretty tempting to save money by completing home projects yourself. In most cases, this is a great idea! You can find plenty of how-to’s online and teach yourself how to build and fix things around the house. However, there are a few projects that really do require a professional because the consequences of doing them wrong far outweigh any money saved. If you need any of these three plumbing projects completed, call on the experts at Drain Genie Plumbing Services.

Top 3 Ways You Could Be Wasting Water

As Americans, we tend to take water for granted. It is always readily available, flowing magically through the tap without us having to give it much thought. However, wasting water not only raises your utility bills, it is also bad for the environment. According to the US Environmental Protection Agency, only about 1% of the Earth’s water is suitable for drinking and domestic consumption, thus conserving it is essential. That’s why our team at Drain Genie Plumbing Services has put together this list of ways you could be wasting water and how you can work to change that.

Angie’s List Super Service Award Winner: Drain Genie

At Drain Genie Plumbing Services, we constantly strive to provide the best customer service in the industry. That’s why we take seriously all of the feedback we receive, and why we love when clients leave us customer reviews. We want our clients to know that we do what it takes to give every customer a positive experience. So, we are very proud to announce that we have been awarded the Super Service Award from Angie’s List for six years running!