• Repairing vs. Replacing Water Pipes in Sacramento
    by William Heinselman on January 19, 2023 at 10:29 pm

    Discovering you have a burst water pipe on your hands is never fun. You have several options once this problem arises at your Sacramento home. You can repair the water pipe or you can replace it. Your ability to simply repair it will be contingent on just how severe the condition of the pipe is in. Replacing water pipes in Sacramento can be costly, so evaluating the condition of your water lines is crucial when it comes to budgeting for plumbing systems. Other factors will influence your decision as well. For example, if your plumbing pipes are many years old, then you may want to consider replacing it altogether rather than attempting to fix it. 

  • How Affordable is Trenchless Pipe Repair vs Traditional Repair?
    by William Heinselman on December 20, 2022 at 9:18 pm

    If there’s one problem that every homeowner dreads, it’s the prospect of discovering faulty or damaged pipes somewhere on their property. Whether it’s a water or sewer line, broken pipes can cause a number of problems if they’re left unattended for too long. Traditionally, the digging required to repair or replace these sewer pipes was a major undertaking that could last for several days and inflict significant property damage. Today, however, trenchless pipe repair technology allows experienced plumbing contractors to do the same work in a fraction of the time with minimal digging during a sewer repair.

  • Four Ways to Handle a Broken Sewage Pipe
    by William Heinselman on December 13, 2022 at 3:41 pm

    Your home’s plumbing system brings clean, fresh water into the house and then carries out used water through a sewer line. When a sewer line breaks, however, this flow comes to a screeching halt. Early detection can help manage a broken sewer line, but prevention remains the best way to keep your drains clear, clean, and flowing properly.

  • Residential vs. Industrial Plumbing: What's The Difference?
    by William Heinselman on December 1, 2022 at 10:07 pm

    When it comes to plumbing, there are a few key differences between residential and industrial plumbing (also known as commercial plumbing). Each requires slightly different tools and skill sets based on water usage differences between homes and businesses and how their plumbing functions. But for local small businesses, it can still feel confusing to understand exactly which service is right for you.

  • What Size Tankless Water Heater You Need For Your Home or Business
    by William Heinselman on November 17, 2022 at 9:15 pm

    Tankless water heaters are a great way to save money on your energy bills, and they are becoming more and more popular every day. But with so many different sizes and models available, it can be difficult to determine which one is right for you.  At Express Sewer & Drain, we can help you figure out what size tankless water heater you need for your home or business. It also helps to understand the benefits of using a tankless water heater, and some of the factors you should consider when making your purchase.