Doug Turner Plumbing CO. Blog : Posts Tagged ‘Sugar Land’

The Benefits of Hydro Jetting

Monday, December 2nd, 2019

clearing-a-blocked-drainWe offer a wide range of plumbing services at Doug Turner Plumbing CO. because we understand that there is a myriad of plumbing needs in Sugar Land, TX. One problem that we receive calls for often are clogged drains. We know that this isn’t a problem that’s going to absolutely ruin your day, but it is a major inconvenience. It can even be considered an emergency in some cases.

If you’re having trouble with your drains in your home, you need to schedule an appointment with our professionals. We know this doesn’t seem like it’s a big deal, but you won’t regret servicing your home with the right level of service. There’s really no better way to stop future drain clogs and other drainage issues. Call us today.

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Is It Time to Upgrade Your Water Heater?

Monday, October 21st, 2019

waterIn most cases, winter probably makes you think about your insulation and heating services. We understand this line of reasoning and why you’d gravitate toward these services during this time, we want to bring another essential unit to your attention though—your water heater!

If you’re looking for water heater services in Sugar Land, TX, you can schedule an appointment with our team members. We give special care and attention to water heater services that are just unparalleled when compared to other contractors. We understand the importance of your home services, so we always treat them with the care and respect that they deserve. You can always count on our team to deliver.

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3 Ways a Water Softener Helps Your Home

Monday, August 26th, 2019

hand man opening silver faucet or water tap with white washing sink in public toilet.So you’ve concluded that you’re suffering from hard water in your home. This can come as quite a relief. Sometimes it’s hard for homeowners to pinpoint the problem that they’re having because the symptoms of hard water can seem so unrelated. Once you figure out that the source of your plumbing problems is hard water, the next step is forming a plan of action.

If you want better home comfort and water quality it’s time for you to consider a water softener. Water softeners are one of those realms of a plumbing system that might not be so familiar to you as a homeowner. We’re not expecting you to be an expert on a topic this niche. You can rely on the expertise of the professionals on our team to help you through the process.  

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How to Know When It’s Time to Schedule Drain Cleaning Services

Monday, May 20th, 2019

waterDrain cleaning isn’t one of those services that you probably think about scheduling for your home. We’re a plumbing company that’s committed to providing sound plumbing services for Sugar Land residents, but we’re not unreasonable. We know that the average homeowner thinks about their plumbing system as an “out of sight, out of mind” type of system. That’s why we’d like to bring your attention to your drain cleaning services as often as possible.

Drain cleaning isn’t one of those things that you need to schedule an appointment for on an annual basis, but if you haven’t had a drain cleaning service in a while then it’s time to call up our technicians. We specialize in Sugar Land drain cleaning. We have all the right tools, time, and knowledge to get your plumbing system in shape.

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The Perils of DIY: Why You Always Need a Professional Plumber

Monday, April 22nd, 2019

Closeup of a sink S Trap made of white PVC plastic with a broken connection and water pouring out. Square format over a gray background.Having a slow-moving or clogged drain in your home is a major inconvenience. It’s inefficient, slows down your daily routine, and sometimes even emits foul odors. Although problems like these are unpleasant, they’re not so debilitating enough for most homeowners to deem them as worthy enough to call a plumber for. You might think that you can just take a minute or two to search the internet for some helpful tutorials or articles and then give it a go yourself.

This is one of the biggest missteps you can take when it comes to your home. Your plumbing system is complex, so it needs the help of a professional team. If you’re battling against a slow-moving or clogged drain then make sure you contact our team for drain cleaning in Sugar Land, TX. We’re a responsible plumbing team that will get the job done right the first time.

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6 Signs You Need a Water Softener

Monday, November 19th, 2018

Young boy drinking from glass of fresh water. Ideal for environmental protection or future generations concept.Many homeowners hear the term “water softener” and think of this system as an unnecessary luxury, but the truth is that it’s a necessary and beneficial fixture. A water softener battles against hard water (water with high levels of calcium and magnesium) in your home. Hard water isn’t just an inconvenience, it’s bad for your plumbing too. A water softener is an easy fix to these problems.

If you’d like to improve the quality of your water, your home, and increase the lifespan of your plumbing system then look into installing a water softener in Sugar Land, TX today.

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Most Common Causes of Bathroom Clogs

Monday, October 8th, 2018

If you’re a homeowner it’s likely that you’ll experience a routine clog in your bathroom at some point, but if you could avoid these clogs when you can, wouldn’t you? Understanding your plumbing system is key if you want to avoid plumbing mishaps.

Our plumbers are punctual, reliable, knowledgeable and will help you understand the inner workings of your plumbing system. Even with the right knowledge, mistakes happen, so If you do end up with a plumbing problem, you can count on our team at Doug Turner plumbing CO. for dependable bathroom plumbing services.

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How to Recognize an Emergency Plumbing Situation

Monday, September 10th, 2018

Closeup of a sink S Trap made of white PVC plastic with a broken connection and water pouring out. Square format over a gray background.Sometimes you’re faced with an after-hours plumbing problem and you might not be sure if it’s serious enough to constitute an emergency plumbing situation. If you’re asking yourself whether you should call a plumber now or wait, use this guide below to determine if you should call. Remember, you don’t need to be in the midst of a dire circumstance to have an “emergency” on your hands. If you need emergency plumbing in Missouri City, TX contact our team at Doug Turner Plumbing Co. for superior service.

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How to Prevent Drain Clogs

Monday, June 18th, 2018

hand man opening silver faucet or water tap with white washing sink in public toilet.Drain clogs are one of those unfortunate things that you will inevitably have to deal with at some time during your homeownership. They’re also one of those things that most homeowners deal with incorrectly. When you have a stubborn drain clog, it’s likely that you reach for some type of store-bought drain cleaner to manage the issue.

This is not an effective solution for drain cleaning!

What is an effective solution is to call a professional plumber to resolve the problem. Store-bought solutions are corrosive and will eat away at your pipes over time. Besides, they only provide a temporary solution to whatever is causing the drain clog to begin with.

So, you know what not to do when you have a drain clog—but how do you prevent one from happening altogether?

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The Problem with a Running Toilet

Monday, June 4th, 2018

toilet with lid upThere are, unfortunately, a number of issues that can befall your bathroom plumbing, such as an overflowing or clogged toilet. If you’re lucky, you’ll never have to deal with this type of problem, but the fact of the matter is that one of the most common plumbing calls we receive is in regard to toilet problems. The good news is that we are here and ready to help, whether it’s repairs  or replacement that are needed.

There’s one toilet trouble in particular that we get called out for a lot that doesn’t necessarily qualify as an immediate emergency, but it is something that needs to be managed ASAP so you don’t risk wasting water, and subsequently wasting money. We’re talking about a toilet that won’t stop running.

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