Reliance Plumbers Blog

The Most Important Home Appliance

Posted On Oct 27, 2020
Here’s a scary thought: Washing all your clothing and linens by hand in Lake Apopka or a local creek. It’s easy to take the lowly washing machine for granted in our daily routine. But it’s important to remember just how much time and effort it saves us each week, not to mention back pain and blistered hands. So, sit back and learn about the origins of this essential appliance - you owe it to your washing machine.
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Stinky Sink Remedies

Posted On Jul 17, 2020
One of the most common complaints we receive is stinky drains, which makes sense because of how often we use them in our homes. If you are experiencing a smelly drain, try one of these home remedies.
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Hurricane Season: How to Prepare Your Plumbing

Posted On Jun 16, 2020
Whether you’ve called Florida home your entire life or you’re new to the region, it’s always good to brush up on your hurricane prep knowledge and know-how. Hurricane season is just beginning and meteorologists are already predicting a doozy of a season. While all of us hope they’re wrong, it’s better to prepare your plumbing for some extra stress this season.
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DIY: Stop and Fix a Leak

Posted On Apr 1, 2020
Stopping and fixing a leaky pipe are two very different processes that can ultimately prevent costly water and plumbing damages to your home. Here are a few tips and tricks from our experts at Reliance Plumbing & Drain Cleaning.
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The Importance of Maintaining Your Septic Tank System

Posted On Mar 27, 2020
Regardless of how much a homeowner dislikes the duties of maintaining a septic system, the requirements continue to exist. Too often septic system maintenance tasks are overlooked, or simply ignored. Regularly maintaining your plumbing is crucial to saving time and money in the long run.
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Reliance's Covid-19 Response

Posted On Mar 19, 2020
Reliance's response to the Covid-19 concerns
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The Fail-Safe Garbage Disposal Maintenance Guide

Posted On Mar 11, 2020
For many, garbage disposals are a critical part of a kitchen???s plumbing. It???s important to understand how to operate your disposal correctly to avoid jams and costly calls to the plumber.
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Toilet Repair Facts

Posted On Aug 27, 2019
Did you know that a leaky, running toilet can waste more water than a leaky faucet? Repairing a toilet leak could save you over 100 gallons of water a day.
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Maintaining Your Laundry Room

Posted On Jul 30, 2019
Neglecting laundry room maintenance can lead to a big inconvenience in the future, such as flooding or broken machines. Keeping up with regular maintenance and a simple checklist will prevent problems and increase the life of your washer and dryer.
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Lose items down the sink? Here are some retrieval tips!

Posted On Jul 2, 2019
We all have mishaps when it comes to losing small items around an open drain, but don???t worry, there are some simple tricks you can try before you???re out of luck and need to contact a professional.
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Is Your Water Contaminated?

Posted On May 31, 2019
Florida homeowners a well-aware of the risks that come from water contamination. One of the most important parts of repairing and rebuilding is securing access to safe drinking water. Water contamination is a serious health risk, and homeowners should know how to tell the difference between contaminated and safe water
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Do Dishwashers Need to be Cleaned?

Posted On May 1, 2019
Did you know that the average dishwasher runs over 200 cycles per year? Reliance recommends cleaning your dishwasher every two or three months to avoid buildup and musty odors when unloading clean dishes.
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Signs You Have a Plumbing Leak

Posted On Mar 26, 2019
Leaks can happen at any time and in places where you least expect them. They may seem somewhat harmless, but leaving a leak unrepaired can result in skyrocketing water bills and costly water damage in the walls and foundation of your home.
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It's Time to Replace Your Water Heater If?

Posted On Jan 24, 2019
Hot and cold water are easy to take for granted when your water heater is running smoothly. But wait until you???re greeted with a cold shower or piles of dirty dishes because your water heater decided to act up. Over time, your water heater will age and need to be replaced.
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3 Easy Ways to Unclog a Drain

Posted On Dec 17, 2018
If you???re like most people, the minute you notice slow-draining water in your shower, bathtub or sink you shrug and hope it resolves on its own. But putting off this quick fix will likely only make matters worse and require professional help from the experts at Reliance.
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5 Ways to Avoid Costly Water Damage

Posted On Nov 13, 2018
Billions of dollars in property losses are reported every year thanks to costly water damage and repair. From hurricanes to small hidden leaks, water can find its way into every crack and crevice of a structure resulting in rotting material, dangerous mold growth.
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Preparing Your Plumbing for a Hurricane

Posted On Oct 16, 2018
The Atlantic hurricane season typically lasts from June to November with an average of 12 major named storms. Staying put amid a mandatory evacuation order is never a good idea. But if you are unable to leave or have committed to staying put, it???s important to prepare your home accordingly.
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Common Causes of a Dripping Faucet

Posted On May 1, 2017
Check out 4 common things that could cause your faucet to drip and send your money down the drain.
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What are the Differences between Copper and Plastic Pipe?

Posted On Apr 9, 2017
Some homes have copper plumbing and some have plastic plumbing - what???s the difference and why does it matter?
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Commercial Plumbing Services

Posted On Mar 19, 2017
Life can be hectic - the last thing you need is a problem with plumbing and appliances in your commercial building or business. Let the professionals at Reliance Plumbing Sewer & Drain Help.
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How to Deal with Polybutylene Pipes

Posted On Feb 5, 2017
Polybutylene pipe replacement has become a fairly common practice in Orlando, Florida. Based on their substandard quality, they can be easily damaged and break, causing a plumbing emergency. If you have these types of pipes, call Reliance today before a crisis happens.
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Commercial Plumbing with Reliance Plumbers

Posted On Mar 10, 2014
Life has its way of throwing curveballs when you least expect them. The last thing you need is a serious or unresolved plumbing issue in your commercial building.
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Reliance Plumbers Blog

Posted On Mar 10, 2014
Plumbing and drain cleaning tips and tricks. Call Reliance today at 407-218-8344 for all of your plumbing needs.
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Residential Maintenance & Assistance

Posted On Jan 20, 2014
Home is where the heart is. It provides a foundation for family, four walls of personal security, and a roof of protection from the world. Home is a familiar place you will always feel safe, comfortable, and relaxed in.
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You Might be a Plumber, If...

Posted On Dec 9, 2013
Professional plumbers should be well trained, courteous, professional, responsible, experienced, and passionate about what they do. These are the standards we require for each of our plumbers here at Reliance Plumbing & Drain Cleaning.
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