A leaking water heater can cause damage to your home’s structural components if the leaking water reaches the sub-flooring and exterior walls. It can also raise your home’s humidity levels, which can lead to problems such as mold and mildew growth. In today’s post, the local HVAC contractors at Efficient Systems, Inc. share a quick guide on […]
Homeowners generally face at least one plumbing emergency in their lifetime–which means it’s crucial that you’re able to reach your main shut-off valve quickly should this occur. After all, the amount of time it takes to shut off the water will spell the difference between a small water spill and a major insurance claim. If […]
Are the small yellow and orange balls appearing in your water filters a cause for immediate concern? In the short term, no. These beads are non-toxic and most likely came from the water softener. While these beads aren’t likely to be harmful to your health short-term, you should have your plumbers inspect your water softener […]
No homeowner ever wants to experience plumbing problems in their home. After all, not only will such issues make a mess of things, they can also be costly to repair. Luckily, this is where your homeowners insurance comes in, as there are many instances of plumbing problems around your home that are usually covered by […]
Plumbing pipes are relatively quiet under normal circumstances, so if yours have been making noises, it’s probably worth checking them out. As one of the leading heating and air conditioning companies in San Jose, Efficient Systems discusses common plumbing noises and what they mean.