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3 Plumbing Questions You Didn't Know You Had

Posted on June 11, 2015 at 12:25 AM Comments comments (0)


Plumbing and drainage systems aren’t something your average person on the street is going to know much about. We’ve been asked a few questions that maybe you’d like to know the answers to, but you just didn’t know it yet! Here are three of the more interesting questions we’ve seen, and our answers

 

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How to Choose a Kitchen Faucet:

Posted on June 10, 2015 at 8:00 PM Comments comments (0)


There’s really no space in your home more utilitarian than the kitchen sink, but with the right faucet, this supremely practical spot could be a beautiful focal point.

Replacing your kitchen faucet is a fairly simple update, and it can make a world of difference in an outdated kitchen. Knowing how to choose a kitchen faucet to fit your sink or counter top goes bey...

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Island Sink

Posted on June 10, 2015 at 8:00 PM Comments comments (0)


Plumbing an island sink is challenging. It can't be vented the same way as a regular kitchen sink. Here's how it works.

Plumbing vents (a network of pipes that carry air and gas outdoors through a pipe exiting your roof) are essential to supply enough air to keep equal pressure in the plumbing system. They keep water and waste moving through the pipes at the right speed. A flow that's too slow leaves behind debris t...

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The Plumbing Checklist Every Homeowner Should Have:

Posted on June 10, 2015 at 8:00 PM Comments comments (0)

If you are like most homeowners, then your plumbing system is probably a bit intimidating to you. Many homeowners do not know how to troubleshoot common plumbing problems, and most could not answer if you asked them what type of maintenance plan they are following for their plumbing system. Because your home is most likely the biggest investment you will make in your entire lifetime, it is i...

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SEWER INSPECTIONS FOR BUYERS, Why they're a must have!

Posted on May 23, 2015 at 7:40 AM Comments comments (0)

Very few property owners are aware that they are responsible for the sewer line (sewer lateral) from the building to the city main. Broken, flat, bellied, offset, or root-infested sewer lines can cause sewage to back up into the house or commercial building leading to extensive property damage in the home or business. Sewer back-ups can cause thousands of dollars in property damage and loss of valuable operating time for businesses. Although insurance companies will usually pay for cleanup an...

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Will your homeowner???s insurance policy pay for damage done to your home caused by a water leak?

Posted on May 23, 2015 at 7:40 AM Comments comments (0)

  Most homeowner’s policies will cover water damage caused by sudden or accidental natural events, like a defective washing machine, but many policies will not pay for damage resulting from improper maintenance. It is important to note that it is the “damage” to your home from the water loss that is covered; NOT the repair to the actual item that failed.

 Your Homeowners policy pays for the necessary costs to access (eg. cut open an undamaged wall to access a...

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Reading Your Water Meter

Posted on May 5, 2015 at 9:40 PM Comments comments (0)

Do you have a water leak? Do you know how to check your water meter?

If your not sure give us a call at (818) 429-9500 and speak with a licensed plumber today.

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NEED TO UPDATE YOUR SHOWER??

Posted on May 5, 2015 at 9:35 PM Comments comments (0)

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How a Garbage Disposal Works

Posted on May 5, 2015 at 9:35 PM Comments comments (0)

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Having a garbage disposal installed or replaced in your house is a great idea. It grinds the food waste from scrap or uneaten food into small pieces that can pass through the plumbing system easily.

Residential & Commercial

Posted on May 3, 2015 at 11:00 PM Comments comments (0)


Residential:

Inside or outside your home, the only one you need is City Wide. We are a full-service plumbing company that prides itself on superior workmanship and exceptional customer service. From leaky faucets and clogged drains to water heaters and sewer lines, City Wide even offers trench less drain line replacement. Our trained, licensed technicians will be there on time and...

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Tankless Water Vs. Tank Water Heater

Posted on May 3, 2015 at 10:45 PM Comments comments (0)


 

One of the latest buzzes in home energy efficiency has been Tankless Water Heaters. Not only do they save you money on your energy bills, but they also promise immediate hot water. Both are excellent things, but tankless water heaters aren’t for everybody. For some people, tank water heaters may in fact be the best option. So our goal today is to clear up a few thing when it comes to water heaters, both tan...

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Plumber

Posted on May 3, 2015 at 10:40 PM Comments comments (0)


The word “plumber” dates all the way back to the Roman Empire. In Rome, pipes were originally made from lead, which is “plumbum” in Latin. People who worked with lead were called Plumbarius, which was eventually shortened to the word we use today. Take a look at this one!

Sewer Pipe

Posted on May 3, 2015 at 10:40 PM Comments comments (0)


Spring has arrived, trees are blooming and their roots are getting active underground too! This chart shows some of the problems your sewer pipes may experience from roots and other issues beneath the surface of your yard.

plumbing inspections

Posted on May 3, 2015 at 10:35 PM Comments comments (0)


plumbing inspections is one of the services we offer, Our trained contractors inspect every part of the plumbing system and plumbing fixtures, write a detailed report, and provide a detailed estimate of possible necessary repairs to the homeowner or real-estate agent.

There are times in life like buying a new home when a more thorough plumbing inspection is called for that c...

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Copper repiping

Posted on May 3, 2015 at 10:35 PM Comments comments (0)


Copper repiping is what we do for over 10 years. Every member of our team specialized in the trade and dedicated to making sure that you are 100% satisfied with the best possible service in every aspect of the job.

The reason that we are so dedicated to this satisfaction guarantee is that over half of our business comes from referrals. So if you’re not happy, we’...

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Pro Tip from City Wide Plumbing & Construction:

Posted on May 3, 2015 at 10:30 PM Comments comments (0)

 

 

If your shower head is clogged with years of build-up from mineral deposits in the water, it may need a thorough cleansing. Instead of reaching for harsh chemicals which may damage you and your shower head, pour a cup of vinegar into a plastic bag, place it over the shower head, and soak.

Use a twist tie to hold it in place overnight. In the morning, remove the bag and use an old toothbrush to gently s...

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Attic Ceiling Leaks

Posted on February 28, 2015 at 1:25 PM Comments comments (0)


City Wide Plumbing & Construction in Glendale specializes in attic leak repair. An attic leak can cause large amounts of damage. Ceilings can collapse! Water damage can extend into the structure, walls, floors, ruining carpets, hardwood floors and cause countless other property damages.Call us today in Glendale and will schedule an appointment time for one of our professional plumbers to attend to your Att...

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Hard Water: Signs & Solutions

Posted on February 28, 2015 at 1:10 PM Comments comments (0)

 

Does your home have hard water? Unfortunately, hard water is more common than you may think; one survey of geology in the U.S found that over 85% of the country experiences hard water. Hard water can cause numerous problems in a home, from causing damage to plumbing to resulting in unclean dishes and laundry. However, there is a solution to hard water. With this guide, you will ...

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Reline

Posted on March 24, 2013 at 10:15 PM Comments comments (0)


There can be few things more heartbreaking than having to dig a trench right through someone's prized yard, driveway, or paving. Thankfully, if you are in need of sewer or drain repairs in the Greater Los Angeles area you can call upon the City Wide Plumbing's 'trenchless' sewer technology to help you. It's sewer repair without the trench digging, and all with a level of service that is second to ...

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City Wide Plumbing & Construction

Posted on March 24, 2013 at 4:35 PM Comments comments (0)


City Wide Plumbing & Construction is a California State licensed contracting firm specializing in residential remodeling, room additions and plumbing.We perform all phases of construction work from new construction and owner remodel to services and repairs. We are a family-owned company based in Glendale, CA.  (818) 429-9500


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