<<< SATURDAY, AUGUST 22, 2015 on KOGO AM 60 >>> Scott Ferrell from Black Mountain Plumbing explains how to check a toilet for leaks. It's easy to do and can help diagnose a problem before it gets out of control.
Sewer line backups can be costly, inconvenient and often come at inopportune times. It doesn’t occur to most homeowners to have their sewer systems checked periodically, likely because sewer line maintenance can be uncharted territory. How is it done? It’s easy!
<<< FRIDAY, JUNE 19, 2015 on SAN DIEGO LIVING >>> Black Mountain Plumbing walks us through water conservation 101 by ranking the biggest plumbing related water wasters in your home. Learn where you're wasting water and what you can do to conserve at home.
Your home is full of water wasters. Most repairs are only a few hundred dollars if completed before there is a major failure. Left alone, you could be wasting hundreds of gallons of water and also risking thousands of dollars in damages caused by flooding.
<<< SATURDAY, MAY 23, 2015 on KOGO AM 600 >>> Not all pipes are created equal. Black Mountain Plumbing explains PEX pipe and why it might be the best choice for your home.
<<< SATURDAY, MARCH 28, 2015 on KOGO AM 600 >>> Major changes to water heater regulations are taking effect April 16. Dave from Black Mountain Plumbing breaks them down for us and explains what you need to do as a homeowner.
<<< MONDAY, MARCH 16, 2015 on SAN DIEGO LIVING >>> Hiring a plumber can be a scary chore. Black Mountain Plumbing makes it easy with great tips for homeowners.
<<< SATURDAY, JANUARY 24, 2015 on KOGO AM 600 >>> San Diego has the ninth worst hard water in the country. Scott from Black Mountain Plumbing joins us on The Approved Home Pro Show to explain what hard water damage can do to your home, and what you can do to help alleviate the problem.
The holidays brought housefuls of people to your home - and often plumbing problems. Now it's time to fix those plumbing woes. By taking stock in a few key tools and tips and gaining some basic plumbing knowledge, you can save a few of those already tight, post-holiday dollars.
<<< MONDAY, DECEMBER 22, 2014 on SAN DIEGO LIVING >>> With a house full of guests this holiday season, your kitchen sink could be facing a lot of use - potentially leading to plumbing issues. Approved Home Pro Black Mountain Plumbing tells us how to avoid those costly emergency visits from a plumber
To avoid causing serious blockage in your kitchen sink, these are the top 10 items not to put in your garbage disposal: