02 Oct 2019

Getting Your Home ready for fall
[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]When preparing your home for the colder temperatures to come, people often overlook their water heaters, without realizing that this apparent harmless omission can actually lead to higher energy bills, or worse, a breakdown of their water heating system – something you do not want to face in colder temperatures. Getting your home ready for fall isn't to...

28 Aug 2019

Is my sewer line broken
[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]It can be hard for an inexperienced homeowner to tell the difference between the signs of a clogged sewer line and one that is broken and needs to be repaired. In this article, the plumbing experts at Clarke & Rush present some of the telltale signs that can alert you to the possibility that your sewer line is broken. If you notice any of the follow...

21 Aug 2019

sewer line offset - clarke & rush
[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]Many of the problems in sewer systems can be linked to pipes and joints that are offset. When joints shift or sink, they lose their alignment with the rest of the sewer piping and drainage problems result. In this article, you’ll learn the different causes, problems, and remedies of sewer line offsets. Use this information to take the appropriate steps ...

07 Aug 2019

Repiping Services in Sacramento - Clarke & Rush
[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text] Take Efficiency and Cleanliness to Another Level With New Pipes Today! Are you tired of the endless defects that develop in your water or sewer pipes? Or maybe your water pipes have aged and you need a repiping service? Our Sacramento plumbers have decades of experience in repiping homes just like yours, so call us today for an inspection and quote f...

07 Feb 2018

smartest investment for your home
One of The Smartest Investments You Can Make In Your Home! One of the smartest investments you can make in your home is to have the proper insulation working which provides year-around comfort and savings on your monthly utility bill. Clarke & Rush encourages our customers to take a long term approach to Smart Energy Savings while improving your homes comfort, value and monthly e...

31 Jan 2018

common plumbing mishaps and how to avoid them
Sometimes, life happens. One day, your house is in tip-top shape, all appliances and utilities working in perfect order; and the next, your plumbing causes a flood. Be the issue with your toilet, your kitchen sink, or your shower drain, those problems were actually a long time coming, even if the stoppage appeared seemingly out of nowhere. Many plumbing and water damage mishaps are a ...

31 Jan 2018

attention electric water heater owners
As of January 1, 2018, strict new rules governing standards for water heater efficiency took effect. What Does This Mean to You? If you currently own an electric water heater bigger than 55 gallons you will not be able to replace it with the same size. There will no longer be electric water heaters over a 55 gallon capacity made. If you want to replace your larger-size electric wate...

31 Jan 2018

types of residential water heaters
Most of us take our water heater for granted, along with the luxury of having piping hot water dispensed from any tap in your home, on demand. Many homeowners don’t even think about their water heater until it causes problems. Water heaters are one of the hardest working appliances in any home; just think, how many things would be impossible without the miracle of on-demand hot water lik...

31 Jan 2018

4 signs you need water main repair
On a scale of one to severe, a leaking water line is one of the most serious plumbing issues your Sacramento, CA, home can encounter. After all, the main water line is responsible for supplying your entire home with fresh water. If you observe any of these signs, you may need to call a professional for a water line repair immediately. Standing or Running Water A significant water main ...

31 Jan 2018

plumbing odors got you down?
That noxious smell of sewer gases, or rotten eggs that can leach up from your pipes are not only gross, but they can be warning signs of more serious plumbing issues that need immediate attention by a trained professional. If you are experiencing plumbing odors that you can’t seem to find the source of, we hope you find this guide helpful. We will discuss how to locate, and eliminate the...