Top 5 Causes of Water Damage in Orlando Homes

Orlando homeowners generally love water, except when it invades their homes. Fortunately, Drain Genie Plumbing Services provides Orlando residents and businesses with reliable plumbing services and water damage restoration when things go wrong. Speaking of something going wrong, we’ve had all sorts of service calls over the years. Consequently, we thought it might be helpful to tell you about the top five causes of water damage we typically see. 

Water Heater FAQs

As a homeowner, you probably give little thought to your water heater unless it’s not functioning properly. In fact, the average homeowner probably knows very little about this essential home appliance! Today on the blog, your friends at Drain Genie Plumbing Services are answering a few frequently asked questions we get about water heaters so you can start to understand yours a little better.

Every Second Counts with Water Damage Restoration

Have you experienced water damage in your Orlando area home? Often, homeowners are unaware of the seriousness of water damage, choosing to just wait for it to dry instead of having a professional handle the problem. However, it’s imperative to begin the water damage restoration process as soon as possible after a flood or other water damage occurs. And today, your friends at Drain Genie Plumbing Services are explaining why.

3 Plumbing Myths: Debunked!

If you own a home, you’ve likely been told countless tips and tricks for common household problems. Some of these “hacks” can be helpful and may save you time and money down the road. However, a few of these types of tips could actually be causing your home more harm than good – and that is especially true when it comes to plumbing. At Drain Genie Plumbing Services, our journeyman are expert plumbers and we’ve seen what these myths can do to your plumbing long-term. Read on to learn about the top three myths we’ve seen homeowners attempt and why you should avoid them!

Are Touchless Faucets Right for You?

If you’re looking for ways to upgrade your home this year, installing touchless faucets in your bathrooms might be a good choice. Hands-free faucets offer plenty of benefits to your household and are more affordable than you may think. Read on to learn if touchless is right for your family and then give Drain Genie Plumbing Services a call to install them!

3 Common Commercial Building Plumbing Problems

Did you know that Drain Genie Plumbing Service provides the same quality plumbing services to commercial customers as we do to our residential customers? Our highly qualified, licensed master and journeymen plumbers understand that commercial plumbing needs are unique and require special care that we happily provide. Today, we are discussing three common plumbing problems we see in office buildings, so you will know when to call us for help!

Trees That Cause Pipe Damage in Florida

Trees, although quite slow-growing, can cause significant damage to your underground plumbing that can end up costing you thousands of dollars in repair costs. That’s why, if you can help it, you should be proactive about protecting the pipes in and around your Florida home. If you’re planting new trees, you can make smart decisions early to avoid intrusions; and if you already have intrusive trees, you can consider removing them before they become a problem. Drain Genie Plumbing Services is breaking it all down for you today!

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.