Posts Tagged “Sewer Repair Carmel IN”

3 Ways to Prevent Sewer Backups

Not only are sewer backups extremely unpleasant, but they can also cause severe damage to your property and create an unhealthy environment. If you’ve ever had a blockage in your sewer main or service line, you know how foul a sewer backup is. There’s nothing pretty about finding that sewage has been forced back into […]

What to Do When Your Water Heater Leaks

Is your water heater leaking? It doesn’t necessarily mean your hot water tank is done! It all depends on where the leak has occurred. Here’s what to do when your water heater leaks: Inspect your water heater See if the leak is obvious. If you can’t seem to pinpoint its location, it could be due […]

3 Things That Should Never Go Down the Drain

Some people treat their household drains like black holes, as if everything poured into them will simply disappear. But the truth is that certain things should never go down the drain. Some are toxic, and others can lead to clogs. 1. Cleaners “Water treatment facilities can remove a lot of contaminants, but plenty of dangerous […]

Water Heater FAQs

Most of us don’t pay our water heaters any attention. That is, until we’re stuck without hot water! Below, we tackle some common water heater FAQs (frequently asked questions): 1. Is my water heater big enough? You need to consider how many appliances in your home depend on your water heater. This includes showers, tubs […]

Most Efficient Central Air Conditioners for 2015

It’s that time of year again! Summer’s nearly here and you’re getting your air conditioning ready for the hot months ahead. Maybe your current system is outdated, or perhaps you want to upgrade from window units to central air. Whatever the case, here are some of the most efficient central air conditioners for 2015: 1. […]

We’re LIVE on Social Media!

Here at Service Plus Heating, Cooling & Plumbing, customer service is a top priority. We recognize that in today’s increasingly digital society, being available across social media is of utmost importance. That’s why we’re live on Facebook, Twitter and Google+! Facebook Like Service Plus Heating, Cooling & Plumbing on Facebook for daily updates on your […]

The Importance of Hiring a Leak Detection Specialist

When it comes to plumbing leaks, out of sight should never mean out of mind. Whether you suspect a leak is occurring behind a wall or somewhere in your basement, you may require the help of a leak detection specialist. Pinpointing the exact location of a leak can be very difficult to do on your […]

Why Choose Service Plus Heating, Cooling & Plumbing?

Let’s be honest: When it comes to choosing a heating, cooling and plumbing company, you have a lot of options. Today, we’re here to tell you why you should choose us, the experts of Service Plus Heating, Cooling & Plumbing! The secret is in our name. We call ourselves “Service Plus” because we are a […]

Using Tree Root Killer to Unclog Your Pipes

Most people with older homes have to worry about tree roots entering their sewer pipes at some point or another. Oftentimes it’s caused by drought, when trees will look for moisture wherever they can get it. Is chemical tree root killer the solution to this problem? On its own, not entirely. First, you must use […]

How to Increase the Safety of Window Air Conditioners

Window air conditioning can be less expensive and more efficient than other options — especially for small rooms and difficult-to-reach spaces. However, when not properly installed and cared for, portable A/C units can become hazardous. Here’s how to increase the safety of window air conditioners: 1. Ask a friend to help with installation “Air-conditioner units […]

3 Ways to Prevent Clogged Drains

Whenever you run into a slow or backed-up drain, you can count on the plumbing professionals of Service Plus Heating, Cooling and Plumbing for same-day service. But obviously avoiding clogs altogether is preferable. To that end, here are a few ways to prevent clogged drains: 1. Toss food scraps into the garbage, not down the […]

How Bellied Pipes Can Lead to Sewage Problems

Most of us don’t give much thought to our sewer lines. We know that they take our water waste away, but we don’t worry about potential issues until they’re staring us in the face. One such problem is a belly in your sewer line, also known as a sag. This occurs when the pipe’s slope […]

Which Air Conditioning System Is Right For You?

There are many types of air conditioners out there, from window units to central air. But which air conditioning system is right for you? The experts of Service Plus Heating, Cooling & Plumbing have put together the following guide to help you find the ideal system for your needs and budget: Window units If you’re […]

How to Choose the Right Size Water Heater

Every family’s water needs are unique. And when it comes to choosing a water heater for your home, bigger isn’t always better! Don’t waste money on heating up water that you won’t use. Follow these tips to choose the right size water heater: 1. Figure out your home’s FHR (first hour rating) This rating measures […]

Testimonial Tuesday: Customer Reviews

We at Service Plus Heating, Cooling & Plumbing have been servicing satisfied clients since 2002. In honor of #TestimonialTuesday, we’re taking the opportunity to highlight a few recent customer reviews. Take a look below, and don’t hesitate to reach out with a review of your own! We used Service Plus a couple times in recent […]

4 Things to Consider When Hiring a Plumber

Here at Service Plus Heating, Cooling & Plumbing, we employ skilled plumbing specialists who are 100 percent committed to your satisfaction. Unfortunately, not all plumbing technicians are created equal. Even if you don’t choose us for your plumbing needs, we want to make sure you don’t get duped! With that in mind, here are four […]

Here’s What a Slow Drain Means

Most of us have encountered a slow drain at home or at work. But just because it’s a common issue, doesn’t mean it’s not a serious one. In fact, a slow drain could indicate a much bigger problem that could cause major damage and broken water pipes. If you have a slow drain in your […]

Preparing for Fall Floods

With El Nino conditions expected, we in the greater Indianapolis area might just be in store for a warm, dry fall. Still, as we all know, when it rains, it pours. Are you prepared to deal with the potential for flooding? There’s no stopping a rainstorm, but there are steps you can take to prevent […]

Tips for Troubleshooting Drain Problems

Home plumbing systems can be complicated. But if you are looking for a simple do-it-yourself (DIY) starting point, take a look at your drains. Here are a few tips for troubleshooting drain problems: 1. Foul odors Bad smell coming out of your sink, shower, tub or toilet drain? It may be due to a buildup […]

Why a Minor Plumbing Leak is a Big Problem

Did you know that household leaks add up to more than 1 trillion gallons of wasted water each year in the U.S. alone? If you’ve got a plumbing leak — even a minor one — you’re contributing to this colossal problem. Let’s take a look at the facts: About 10 percent of American homes have […]