Posts made in November 2017

Common Plumbing Problems with Your Sink

bathroom sinkIf your sink is draining much more slowly than usual, it’s likely it is clogged with hair or debris from soap, toothpaste, and other stuff that gets caught in the stopper or pivot drain. Having a stopped-up or slow-moving drain in a bathroom sink is a common problem.

Other causes that may be clogging your sink could be deteriorating pipes, an object lodged inside the drainpipe, or trouble inside your home’s main drain line, such as tangled tree roots. It’s best to leave these kinds of issues to the professionals to fix.

Being a homeowner or a landlord, it’s just a matter of time before you experience one or more of the following plumbing problems. The experienced plumbers at Armbrust Plumbing & Heating Solutions can always help you in any area of DuPage or Eastern Kane counties. Don’t hesitate to call us if you are encountering issues such as:

  • Dripping Faucet
  • Leaking Pipes
  • Running Toilet
  • Low Water Pressure
  • Leaking Hose Bibb
  • Broken Sump Pump
  • Water Heater Problem

If you have any plumbing glitches in your bathroom, kitchen, or anywhere else in your home, count on the plumbing services in St. Charles, IL, from Armbrust Plumbing. Contact us for emergency service or to schedule a service appointment. Our service areas include Villa Park, Glen Ellyn, Wheaton, West Chicago, Geneva, and Carol Stream, Illinois.

The Benefits of Installing a Furnace

Closeup of furnace pipes

Today’s furnaces are not your grandfather’s. They are quieter, available with two blower choices–variable speed and fixed speed–and provide a more consistent temperature than older models. Another point to consider for your new unit is to figure out what size unit works best with your budget and your household.

If you are wondering whether to repair or replace your furnace with the new energy-efficient systems on today’s market, it’s a good idea to explore your options.  There are numerous advantages to having a furnace installed. Furnaces are excellent choices in regions like Wheaton, IL, where winters are harsh and last six months of the year. Depending on the fuel sources available in Wheaton, installing a furnace can be a most affordable choice. A new furnace offers flexible temperature adjustments no matter what the weather is like outside. It can be 55 degrees or minus 5 degrees, and your furnace continues to burn its fuel and makes your home toasty and comfortable.

The quality of your furnace installation is just as important as the quality of the furnace.  An improperly installed unit may not perform at the level of efficiency that was intended. It also may not last as long as it should. When you work with the professionals at Armbrust Plumbing on a furnace installation in Wheaton, IL, you get the experience and knowledge you need to ensure the longevity you expect from your furnace. Give us a call today at (630) 547-7500 for more information or visit our website at your earliest convenience.