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Why Does My Garbage Disposal Smell?

Garbage isn’t associated with good smells, but if your garbage disposal smells funky, there could be a problem. At Rocksteady Plumbing, we deal with our share of garbage disposal issues in Paso Robles. We see many causes for bad smells, but fortunately, we know just as many ways to fix the issue. Here, we’ll talk about what causes garbage disposal odor and how to get rid of it. How Does a Garbage Disposal Work? A garbage disposal is a tool

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Plumber's Putty

How You’re Probably Misusing Plumber’s Putty and Caulk

DIY is a fun way to get involved in home building projects in Paso Robles. DIY is a grey area in plumbing. Many plumbing projects are best left to the professionals. Of course, there are some which can be tackled efficiently with the right tools and know-how. At Rocksteady Plumbing, we receive plenty of questions about caulk and plumber’s putty. They seem straightforward but are often used improperly. Not sure if you’re using putty and caulk, right? Check this out.

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Clogged Drain

7 Signs of a Clogged Drain

One minute, everything is nice and dry. The next thing you know, you are ankle-deep in murky water. The culprit? A clogged drain. A clogged drain is a nuisance that can potentially cause health hazards. If you are asking if there are ways to detect a clogged drain before a plumbing emergency, there are. Below we present the seven signs of a clogged drain. 1. Funky Odors from The Drains A foul odor emanating from your drains is a straightforward

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Why Does My Garbage Disposal Smell?

Why Does My Garbage Disposal Smell?

A garbage disposal is a handy appliance that helps make kitchen clean-up quick and efficient. The impellers break down food morsels and scraps and easily wash them down the drain and out of sight. But when your garbage disposal starts to smell bad, it’s time to find a quick solution before things get out of hand. Let’s review some reasons why your garbage disposal may be smelling bad and what to do about it. The Reason Your Garbage Disposal Smells

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Bathtub Draining Slow? Read This

If your bathtub is draining slowly, you’re not alone. Most bathtubs clog for the same reason. And the process doesn’t happen overnight. If you don’t clean your drains regularly, you risk having a serious clog in the future. But the good news is that most drain problems are simple to fix. We’ll see how you can do that. But first, let’s look at some of the common reasons bathtubs clog. What Causes Slow Draining in Bathtubs? Understanding what clogs bathtub

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Paso Robles Plumbers

Do Tankless Water Heaters Really Save Money?

What if we told you that you could cut water heating bills without compromising water availability? That is the proposition of tankless water heaters. For most homeowners, low-cost water heating is a priority, so it makes sense that you would opt for an energy-efficient tankless water heating system. Energy efficiency and low utility bills go hand in hand. But how energy efficiency factors into lower long-term operating costs isn’t clear-cut. At Rocksteady Plumbing, we analyze whether tankless water heaters save

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Clogged Drain

7 Signs of a Clogged Drain

One minute, everything is nice and dry. The next thing you know, you are ankle-deep in murky water. The culprit? A clogged drain. A clogged drain is a nuisance that

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