During winter, people spend more time inside the cozy confines of their homes. (Even in sunny Tucson, the temperatures can drop to freezing.) As a result, water usage increases, putting extra pressure on drains, pipes and hot water heaters. Colder water entering water heaters makes the unit work harder to reach the appropriate temperature, and…

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Water filtration systems are very beneficial for homes, especially in Tucson, AZ. Hard water has a high proportion of mineral content, namely, calcium and magnesium. The greater the mineral content, more is the hardness in the water. Owing to the high mineral content, hard water has a reaction with soap and consequently, scum is formed.…

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No landlord wants to find out at 3 a.m. that a toilet has flooded a tenant’s apartment. But plumbing risks at rental properties are a real concern if you don’t repair and replace plumbing regularly. Prevent problems and make the most of your investment by requiring tenants to take specific actions and by performing preventative maintenance. Here are…

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Water naturally contains minerals that can damage appliances, plumbing, even your skin, and hair. The water here in the desert is especially “hard,” meaning it contains more than seven grains per gallon or 120 mg/L of minerals like calcium and magnesium. A home water softener removes these minerals from your water supply, making your drinking water taste…

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Keeping your business doors open is vital to your reputation and profitability. If there’s a chance that a plumbing emergency might interrupt or shut down your business operations, you’ll need Tucson’s best emergency commercial plumber to get things running smoothly. But you can’t just call any business plumber. You’ll need the best Tucson plumber who…

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When your garbage disposal isn’t working correctly, it can be a huge problem! This issue can keep you from disposing of your trash in your usual way. It also makes it much easier for your sink to get clogged up. It may also even lead to bad smells in the kitchen. That’s why it’s vital…

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Taking a cold shower first thing in the morning is the pits. But if your water heater stops working, that’s exactly what you’ll be doing. Instead of being surprised with a blast of icy water, learn the signs that you need a water heater replacement. Water Heater Lifespan Even the most expensive electric water heaters…

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While you may believe what you don’t know can’t hurt you, that adage doesn’t hold true for your sewer pipes. If you don’t know about small cracks, leaks or clogs, you could eventually end up with a big mess on your hands — literally. The team at Ram Plumbing has been called to many sewer…

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Summer makes you think of sunshine and laughter — unless, of course, you happen to be a plumber. Then you’ll have a slate of common summer plumbing issues on your mind. We here at Ram Plumbing service the Tucson area all year round, with each season bringing a distinct set of common problems. Here are…

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Slab leaks are tough to detect. They occur under the concrete on your property and are not always visible, which means you might not see any signs of them for weeks or even months. However, they can be very serious and may end up damaging your property, including the foundation. Early detection will help decrease…

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