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Photo of the Week

Check out this cool photo taken by our very own Tracy Allison. Tracy is the Santa Cruz Plumbing warehouse assistant and clearly a very talented photographer!
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5 Fun Plumbing Facts for First-Time Homeowners

Clean hot and cold running water - as long as it's running where it's supposed to - is something new homeowners take for granted. But with no landlord to call for that broken shower head or toilet that won't stop running, you need to be prepared to take care of your own plumbing system. Along…
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10 fun facts about plumbing

Albert Einstein was made an honorary member of the Plumbers and Steamfitters Union after he had announced “If I could do it all again, I'd be a plumber.” In the technology capitol of the world, Japan, some urinals have voice activated flushing mechanisms.  The urinals respond to several commands, including “fire”. Over $100,000 were spent…
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Your water heater: to replace or not to replace

Your water heater is one of those things that you don't think much about until it stops working. However when it fails, suddenly restoring your hot water could become a top priority. Common water heater issues: when to repair or replace Leaking water If water is pooled up around the bottom of your water heater, it…
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