Tips From the Bill Howe Experts: Water Damage, Heating & Plumbing

Tips From the Bill Howe Experts: Water Damage, Heating & Plumbing

Whether you need advice after you suffer flooding or water damage, or want to know how to take care of your home’s plumbing and heating system, our San Diego experts have the expertise and training to help. Read some of our monthly tips form some of our best.

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Hair is one of the most common causes of bathroom sink and shower drain clogs.

“If your bathroom sink backs up as soon as you turn the water on, it could be hair or soap scum stuck in the pop-up. Remove the pop-up and clear. If it is still backed up, it could be a larger problem in need of a professional SanDiego plumbers.” Miguel G. Senior Drain Specialist

“Zip tie a stocking to the end of the washing machine drain hose. This will help to catch lint when the washer goes on the wash cycle. Caution, only do this if the hose drains into a utility sink.” Louie S., Journeyman Plumber, and San Diego Team Leader at Bill Howe

Wipes are not flushable, no matter what they say!” All Plumbers

“My home has just suffered damage, whom should I contact? It is a good idea to contact your homeowner’s insurance company and inform them of the damage. Then, call a certified insurance restoration professional. You should read your insurance policy to know what your coverage limits are. Ultimately though, you will decide which contractor to use.” Sarah B. Lead San Diego Water Damage Dispatcher


“Do not put chlorine products in the tank of the toilet.  It voids warranties and ruins the mechanics of the toilet.” Tris C. Journeyman Plumber

“Perform Regular maintenance on your heating system before the winter to ensure it continues to run efficiently and works when you need it most.” Tim C. Bill Howe Heating & Air General Manager

Our plumbers, heating techs and San Diego water damage specialists are committed to taking care of our customers at every step. Have questions about how to maintain your plumbing, HVAC system, or what to do in the event of a flood? Call 1-800 Bill Howe (245-5469), we have the answers and can help when you need a professional San Diego plumber, heating specialist, or water damage remediation.



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