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The 4 Most Common Causes of a Pipe Collapse

You’ve heard the horror stories about the expense and inconvenience associated with a collapsed plumbing pipe. They can lead to various issues, like drainage problems, water pollution, and a decline in water quality in general. To determine your risks for a pipe collapse, it helps to understand their underlying causes. Here are the four most [...]

Everything You Need in a Plumbing Emergency Toolkit

Out of nowhere, you find yourself faced with a plumbing emergency. To make sure you truly fix the problem, you’ve called a reputable plumber in your area. But in the meantime, you want to do what you can to address the situation. If you plan to take this kind of do-it-yourself approach, you’re going to [...]

Non-Toxic Alternatives to Toilet Cleaners

More now than ever before, we are aware of the toxins in our homes. However, there are still some surprising places these toxins can lurk. For example, are your toilet cleaners safe? We don’t expect our cleaning solutions to cause us harm. After all, the whole reason we use them is to cut down on [...]

Plungers Are More Diverse Than You Think

How many different types of plungers are there? Chances are this is not a question you've asked yourself. Most people own one plunger—the one with the wooden handle and the red rubber suction cup. They don’t stop to wonder if it's the best plunger or the right plunger for the job—it’s just a plunger, end [...]

7 Lessons Homeowners Should Learn About Plumbing

All functional households rely on a well-maintained plumbing system for everyday comfort and convenience. Unfortunately, some homeowners never take the time to learn anything about how this critical system works, or about what can go wrong when trouble strikes. Sooner or later, this lack of knowledge can lead to unexpected and avoidable service disruptions, as [...]

Stupid DIY Plumbing Decisions

Whether you are a DIYer because you like to save a bit of money or because you enjoy fixing and improving your home yourself, be sure you are making smart decisions when you are working on your plumbing. Stupid DIY plumbing decisions usually lead to a costly emergency plumber visit. Or worse, it can devalue [...]

7 Critical Questions for Your Plumber

Usually, the only time you call a plumber is during an emergency. But while you have a plumber in your house, you have a golden opportunity to ask a few pertinent questions for your plumber to advise you about your plumbing, HVAC, and drainage systems. At Orange Coast Plumbing, our certified technicians are always happy to [...]

7 Quick Ways to Prevent Plumbing Disasters

If you want to avoid plumbing fiascos, follow these 7 steps.  These simple rules will help you avoid flooded bathrooms, broken dishwashers, burst pipes, and paying plumbers to fix the mess.  Most of these tips take only a few minutes, but their benefits last for months.  You’ll have good plumbing and a balanced budget. 1. [...]

Electrical System Repairs And Upgrades

Orange Coast Plumbing, Heating and Air Conditioning skillfully repairs and upgrades electrical systems for the home, office and warehouses. You can trust our experienced electricians with your wiring for capacity upgrades, re-wiring and home remodeling. Even smaller projects could require an expert for a safe wiring fix or upgrade. Orange Coast Plumbing, Heating and Air [...]