Plumbing & HVAC Tips

Importance of Regular HVAC Inspection

Importance of Regular HVAC Inspection

In our last post, we discussed some basic things you can do to maintain your HVAC unit. We also talked about things the experts at City Plumbing can do. In this post, we are expanding on that theme: Why regular HVAC inspection is necessary and a benefit to you and...

Regular HVAC Maintenance

Regular HVAC Maintenance

There is so much you can do to keep your home in good shape. Regular HVAC maintenance is no different. There are some easy things you can do to keep your heating and air conditioning running smoothly for years to come. HVAC Maintenance Tips Here are some pointers to...

Strange Sounds From My Water Heater

Strange Sounds From My Water Heater

Ever worry about hearing a bump in the night? Sometimes those strange sounds that keep you up could be coming from your hot water heater. Compared with other appliances, your HWH is one of the busiest! It’s constantly working to make hot water available at the turn of...

Water Pressure

Water Pressure

There’s nothing like coming home after a hard day and relaxing in a long hot shower. But not all showers are created equal. Even if the water’s warm - and stays warm - your shower could still be missing something. If your shower doesn’t have good water pressure, you...

Preventing Hard Water Stains

Preventing Hard Water Stains

One of the most common complaints about tap water in West Texas is that it’s “hard water”. That means various minerals seep into the flow while it’s on its way to your faucet, which slightly alters the water’s molecular structure. While “hard water” isn’t necessarily...

Making Sure Your Plumbing Survives The Holidays

Making Sure Your Plumbing Survives The Holidays

Thanksgiving is over! But with the holidays in full swing, plenty more feasts are still to come. Did you know the day after Thanksgiving is typically the busiest day of the year for plumbers? In this post, we’ll explain how to prevent a back-up after any of your...

Gas Line Inspections

Gas Line Inspections

Does your home use gas or electricity? If you don’t know for sure, don’t worry - many homeowners know just enough to hit the switch and have the lights come on. Here in West Texas, natural gas is a part of our lifeblood. If it’s how you heat your home, cook meals, or...

How Long Will My Plumbing Last?

How Long Will My Plumbing Last?

Nothing lasts forever. Everything has a lifespan. It’s a reality that the earth is always aging. At some point, everything needs to be replaced…including your plumbing fixtures. But how long should they last? In this post, we’ll take a closer look, and even offer some...

When To Replace Your Pipes

When To Replace Your Pipes

In the last blog, we explored some questions regarding how long pipes are supposed to last. The types of pipes used in your home can have a significant impact on how long they’re predicted to last. Visit the previous blog for details! We also talked about opportune...

How Long Do Plumbing Fixtures Last?

How Long Do Plumbing Fixtures Last?

You live in a brand new house. Or it’s 10 years old. Or it’s 20 years old. Or it’s 50 years old. You’ve made some cosmetic upgrades over the years, but have been putting off any major plumbing work. Is now the right time? Let’s take a look. AVOIDING DISASTER Some...