Entries by Prodigy Plumbing

Tankless Water Heater Installation, Repair & Benefits

Tankless water heaters have emerged as one of the impressive recent innovations in the plumbing industry. Newer models are at the cutting edge of the latest technology in the business. Tankless water heaters also hold several advantages over traditional tank models, which is why more Cerritos residents are gravitating towards them. Here’s a guide to […]

Can Galvanized Pipes Be Repaired?

While newer Cerritos homeowners won’t have to worry about issues with galvanized pipework, this isn’t the case for those with older homes. For owners of homes that are about 40 years or older, the piping system is likely to be made using galvanized steel piping. When problems do arise with this type of piping, it […]

Pipe Bursting vs Pipe Lining: Trenchless Sewer Repair Methods

In the past, sewer repair projects were a huge hassle for homeowners, especially when the process was expensive and time-consuming. Today, however, many people have shifted to trenchless sewer repairs for a more convenient sewer repair experience. With trenchless technology, plumbing contractors are able to repair your sewer without damaging your own property. Since not […]

Tips to Prepare Your Plumbing for the Holidays

The holidays are coming fast! The holiday season can be the worst time to get your plumbing to back up, or your garbage disposal to stop functioning properly. If your household plumbing isn’t ready for your family, now is the time to get prepared. Here’s how you can get your plumbing ready for the holidays. […]

8 Signs Your Sewer Pipe Needs Repair

When your sewer line breaks, you’ll need to address it immediately to avoid inconvenience and damage to your home. But how do you know when your sewer pipe is actually in need of repair? There are both subtle and obvious signs that hint to a broken sewer line. If you find yourself suspecting that something […]

Simple Temporary Emergency Pipe Repair

At any moment, one of your pipes can rupture and begin leaking. It’s a nightmare that every homeowner dreads because of the consequences it can bring. When something like this occurs you’ll need to call a trusted plumbing company to come fix the issue. But if your pipe does rupture with no immediate help available, […]

Tree Root Pipe Intrusion: Facts & Solutions

Tree root intrusion is one of the most serious types of damage that a sewer drainage system can face. Invasive tree roots can lead to major issues for homeowners and businesses. Trees may provide for a beautiful landscape outside your home, but it’s what you can’t see underground that could be disrupting the plumbing to […]

The Pros & Cons of Trenchless Sewer Repair

A damaged or clogged sewer line is an emergency plumbing issue. If not addressed immediately, the situation could pose serious health threats. Ignoring the problem can result in dangerous and costly sewage backups that could affect not just your property, but other homes on your block as well. There are advantages and disadvantages to look […]

The 5 Most Common Commercial Plumbing Repairs

If you’re a business owner in Cerritos, your primary concern is most likely keeping your business successful. However, success and proper plumbing often go hand-in-hand. Most businesses have operational bathrooms and when plumbing repair is needed and ignored, these issues could drive customers away. Prodigy Plumbing offers commercial plumbing services in Cerritos for the most […]

Galvanized Pipes: Issues and Replacement Options

If you live in a home that’s 40 years or older, chances are your plumbing system is made of galvanized steel or iron pipes. Although galvanized pipes are coated inside and out to prevent rust, they rust inside and will corrode over time, causing a build-up that restricts the flow of water, and/or the pipe […]