South West Plumbing Blog

We’re giving away a FREE tankless water heater!!

We love making you guys happy and, more than that: Making your lives a bit easier! Therefore, South West Plumbing is giving away a FREE tankless water heater from Rinnai. The giveaway takes place on our Facebook and Instagram so head over there to enter. Meanwhile, here are the rules:  1. Follow @southwestplumbingseattle on Instagram, […]

A Day in the Life of the Hydro Jetting Team

We tagged along one of our hydro jetting teams, Nate and Leon, on a day in their lives on the job, and WOW, did we learn a LOT.  Hydro jetting is an effective tool that uses tools to push highly pressurized water through your plumbing system. By using the pressure from the water, up to […]

What’s in Your Truck with Plumber Evan

In this week’s episode of What’s in Your Truck we meet plumber Evan. He’s one of the more organized plumbers we have on the house; although all our plumbers and technician have their own system. In this video you’ll see Evan showing you his new favorite tool, and go through all the tiny parts that […]

South West Plumbing Has Moved Offices!

Hi everyone! In case you missed it, South West Plumbing has moved to our new 40,000-square-foot facility across from Ikea in Renton, WA. We are still proudly serving King, Snohomish, and Pierce Counties and wanted to get the word out that we are standing by to assist with any of your home’s plumbing needs.  While […]

What’s in Your Truck with Drain Technician Chris

We started a new series! You would not believe the things you can find in South West Plumbing Trucks: From plumbing gear to jetters to TV’s for those breaks between clients. Starting the series off with one of our employees known for his clean, organized, and well-equipped van, Chris. We hope you enjoy getting to […]

Ask a Plumber: Kitchen Faucet Spraying Water

We’ve all been there: you hear the “drip-drip” sound from the kitchen, thinking you must’ve not turned the faucet entirely off, we try and tweak it a bit, and we go about our day. That is until the next when that very same noise from the kitchen is still present. These things can indicate a […]

Ask a Plumber: Why is my Hose Faucet Freezing?

Kirk is back with another “Ask a Plumber” episode! And this time around, it’s all about the hose faucets. One of the more common questions we get from our customers is exactly related to that: “Why does my hose faucet keep freezing?” and “what can I do to prevent it?”  Enjoy the episode!

Ask a Plumber: Signs You Should Replace or Repair Your Toilet

In this week’s episode, Kirk gives you some tips on whether or not you should replace or repair your toilet. Does a leaky faucet mean that you need to replace the entire faucet? Does it leak? Who knows – Kirk knows! Watch this episode and find out! If you are in need of a plumber […]

Ask a Plumber: Water Leaks

Giving you another episode of South West Plumbing’s “Ask a Plumber” series! This time Kirk talks about water leaks and how to solve them. A lot of figuring out water leaks deals with troubleshooting and finding out where the actual leak is. Most often, a plumber is needed, but it does help to know where […]

Ask a Plumber: Garbage Disposals

Introducing South West Plumbing’s new series: “Ask a Plumber,” with one of your favorite plumbers Kirk Thompson. As a home service company, some questions are bound to be asked more frequently than others. And while we will gladly answer them in person, we thought it might be easier for you to get some of our […]