This section of our website – San Francisco Plumbing 101: Basics and Tips –¬ is designed to give you an overview of common plumbing challenges and how to troubleshoot them yourself without a plumber. We recognize that not every plumbing problem requires hiring a top-rated plumber like O’Grady Plumbing.
Listed below are common plumbing problem categories for you to assess and solve some of your plumbing issues yourself. Within each category are troubleshooting options for you to consider.
To get started, click on any of the topics below:
Bathroom sinks, toilets, kitchen sinks, washing machines, and main sewer lines are all forms of drains. A whole inventory of items can cause these to clog. […]
Toilet design has undergone significant changes since the introduction of the low-flow toilet in 1994. We have gone from using 3.5 gallons per flush in the 1980′s, to 1.28 gallons per flush in 2014. Find issues and solutions […]
Water Heaters come in a variety of different styles, from gas to electric. If your heater pilot will not stay lit, or if water is exiting out of the pressure relief valve, then you definitely have a concern to address. […]