Are you in need of plumbing services in the Tacoma area?
Is your water running cold? Have you noticed leaking water around your water heater? It may be time to call a plumber to take a look at how your water heater is working. If a heating element is not working, it can be replaced. However a water heater that doesnt work could be caused by a number of issues. It is best to call a licensed plumber with the proper equipment to test the various components of your water heater to see if they are working.
Seattle and Tacoma is known for its wet weather. Especially during the winter, the chances of getting a wet basement increases significantly. A wet basement can lead to all sorts of problems with your house. It can affect the foundation, create mold and rot away any wooden support beams. It is best to prevent wetness or flooding by installing a sump pump. Installing a sump pump typically involves more than just digging a hole and placing a pump in it. Depending on your basement, you will probably need to provide the proper drainage and gravel bed so that the water flows to where the sump pump is located.