Water Softener vs. Water Filter: What’s the Difference?

A shower head spraying water in a Phoenix, AZ home.

Whether you need it to take a shower or wash the dishes, you rely on your home’s water daily. If you’re looking to improve your water, there are various water treatments to choose from. Two of the most popular water treatments among Phoenix, AZ homeowners, are water softeners and water filters.

5 Signs Your Water Main Needs a Professional Repair

Close up of running water in the sink.

Your water main line is arguably the most vital component of your plumbing system. However, problems with your home’s water main can lead to costly water damage, mold growth, and many other inconveniences. Damaged water lines can result from broken pipes, tree root intrusions, corrosion, and more.

Why Does My Home Have Low Water Pressure?

Man using a sink while checking for water pressure in Salt Lake City, UT.

Between taking showers, running the dishwasher, and using the sink, we greatly rely on our home’s water supply at all points throughout the day. But, what are you supposed to do when you start noticing low water pressure? No matter how you look at it, sudden low water pressure in your house is a great […]

How Much Does Hydro-Jetting Cost?

Bumble Bee plumber hydro-jetting a sewer line in Phoenix, AZ.

It’s only natural that your home’s drains become clogged over time. When your drain clogs, there’s a chance you probably first consider using a plunger or having your drains snaked.

What is Hydro Jetting? What are its Benefits?

Bumble Bee plumber checking inspection camera while cleaning sewer line with hydro jetting machine.

When you’re dealing with a slow drain, the problem might be a particularly stubborn clog or even a sewer blockage. In either case, hydro jetting is one of the best ways to have your pipes cleaned. It’s highly effective while also carrying no risks of environmental harm, as there are no chemical cleaners in the […]

Signs It’s Time for a New Water Heater

When you turn on the faucet, you assume hot water will come streaming out. However, as soon as your water heater starts acting up, you’ll realize just how much you’ve taken hot water for granted. Here are the top seven signs it’s time for a water heater replacement. Old Water Heater If your home had […]

Clogged Drain Troubleshooting Tips

Woman Using Plunger In Sink

When you’re going about your busy day, the last thing you need is to run across a clogged drain. The good news is you may be able to troubleshoot the clog yourself without too much trouble. Consider what might have caused the drain to clog in the first place. Then, follow our expert tips to […]

Why Is My Water Pressure So Weak?

Water pressure systems are a complex series of plumbing components used to maintain a regular flow of water throughout a house. Poor water pressure causes faucets and showers to barely trickle when on. That’s one of the main ways homeowners recognize a problem in their system. Whenever and however you notice weak water pressure in your […]

Clogged Tub Troubleshooting Tips

Is your bathtub slow to drain or completely clogged? When water doesn’t properly drain and begins pooling around your feet, it can feel like your taking an involuntary bath while showering. Any water that fails to drain and is left behind in the tub is called standing water. Standing water can pose several health risks. Any bacteria […]