Home Plumbing Maintenance Checklist

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You count on your home’s plumbing every day, but it can be easy to take for granted the clean water that flows at the flick of a faucet. So our helpful Lompoc plumbers have come up with a home plumbing maintenance checklist to ensure your pipes don’t let you down the next time you hop in the shower or go … Read More

Outdoor Plumbing Tips for Spring

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It’s springtime on the Central Coast. That means spending more time outside, and barbeques, gardening, and outdoor beautification are all on the minds of homeowners. While it may not seem like something you’d need to think about between soaking up the sun and tending to spring blooms, it’s a great time to check in on your outdoor plumbing. Our friendly … Read More

5 Causes of a Leaky Faucet

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We’ve all been there. And while hearing the drip, drip, drip of a leaky faucet may not be the most annoying sounds in the world, it’s up there. The cold reality is, that dripping spigot won’t fix itself. It’s not something you should ignore long, either. Those drips can add up fast. In fact, a rate of one drip per … Read More

Summer Plumbing Tips

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Is your plumbing ready for summer? If you’re not sure, here are some tips from your Lompoc plumbers. Cool It Heading out of town? If you have a tank-style water heater, there’s no reason to heat and reheat water that’s going to be unused while you’re gone. Take a moment to turn down the temperature on your water heater. Be … Read More

5 Signs of a Clogged Sewer Line

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5 Signs of a clogged sewer line- Lompoc Plumbers

When your sewer line isn’t happy, nobody’s happy. So, how do you spot a clogged sewer line? Your Lompoc plumbers share some tips. 1. Multiple Drains are Stubborn Are you noticing slow or no drainage in more than one room or fixture? You probably don’t have simultaneous clogs. Chances are much higher than the line they all connect to is … Read More

Fixes for Noisy Pipes

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Lompoc Plumbers Fixes For Noisy Pipe White Kitchen

Noisy pipes got you down? If you hear banging, crashing, and loud pops every time you run water in your home, you may have water hammers on your hands. Water hammers (also known as hydraulic shocks) happen when water is abruptly forced to change direction. This causes the pipe to vibrate, which creates alarming sounds. Water hammers usually occur when … Read More

Lompoc Plumbing: How Do I Prevent My Drains from Clogging?

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Sink Drain Preventing Drains From Clogging

At Griffin, one of the most common calls we get is to open up drains. These pesky problems always seem to pop up at the worst time, like during that dinner party you’ve planned all week or Monday night after a long day. That’s why today your friendly Lompoc plumbers are breaking down the most common drain clogging culprits and … Read More

Lompoc Plumbing: How Do I Maintain My Water Heater?

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Water Heater Maintainence

Your Lompoc plumbing pros are here to share the water heater maintenance tips to protect your home. Your water heater is an important part of your home running smoothly. It’s what makes hot showers, clean dishes, and fresh laundry all possible! Keep your water heater running at its best (and lasting as long as possible!) with the following tips: 1. … Read More

Lompoc Plumbers: How Do I Remove Rust?

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Lompoc Plumbers: Removing Rust Without Damage

Removing rust doesn’t have to be a challenge thanks to Griffin’s Lompoc plumbers! There are many ways to safely tackle the task of eliminating rust from metal surfaces in and around your home. Stay dry Prevent rust in the first place by keeping metal surfaces dry. We understand that this can be impossible at times, but do your best! Try … Read More

Lompoc Plumbing: How Do I Prepare My Plumbing for Warmer Weather?

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Lompoc Plumbing: Preparing Plumbing for Warmer Weather

Warmer weather is here and your friendly Lompoc plumbing experts have just the info you need to know! Spring has sprung and so has the sunshine. While many of us think of winter as a time to prep our home plumbing, warmer weather is cause for a quick check-up too. It’s important to know how higher temperatures impact your home. Take … Read More