Plumbing Tips

What does it mean to have a Plumbing License in Georgia?

Monday, May 2nd, 2016

Sundial Plumbing is proud that licensed journeyman and master plumbers comprise a large part of our service workforce. But what does having a plumbing license mean here in Georgia? We thought we would take a moment to explain what our…

Sundial Fixes Fire Main Break

Thursday, February 4th, 2016

Last week Sundial Plumbing received an emergency service call indicating the presence of a large amount of gushing water in a parking lot. Upon arrival of Sundial Team member Chris Overstreet, Overstreet quickly determined the culprit of the gushing water was a…

New Sundial Safety Cone Feature

Friday, January 29th, 2016

Sundial trucks are soon going to have a new addition to their safety features – front and rear cone placements. Sundial will place orange safety cones on the front and rear of each vehicle when parked in order to increase…

Should Lead Pipes Have You Worried?

Wednesday, January 27th, 2016

The city of Flint has brought attention to an important issue: water quality and the presence of lead pipes. Heavy metal lead pipes are buried in city systems all across the United States. Water authorities add certain chemicals to prevent corrosion of…

Save Money on Utility Bills with Rheem EcoNet-enabled Water Heaters

Monday, January 25th, 2016

One of the brands Sundial Plumbing carries, Rheem, has designed a smart home system to help conserve energy and save on the costs of heating water. Around 65% of a home’s energy use is occupied by heating, cooling, as well…

January is National Bath Safety Month

Thursday, January 8th, 2015

Sundial is observing National Bath Safety Month. Now is a good time to check the safety of your bathrooms and make any necessary changes. Direct Source: Moen

The Plumber Who Saved Washington

Tuesday, December 23rd, 2014

In 1865, the half-day rate for a plumber and assistant was $3.25 and lead sold for 60 cents per pound. But this Civil War-era invoice reveals a much bigger tale. “See how they used to do this?” said my father…

August is National Water Quality Month!

Tuesday, August 12th, 2014

Ian Rose / August 1, 2013 It’s August 1st, a fact that utterly baffles me. It feels like March was approximately three weeks ago. August is National Water Quality Month, a time to reflect on our water resources and re-dedicate…

UCLA: Major Water Main Break

Wednesday, July 30th, 2014

A water main break has caused water to gush into Sunset Boulevard at 75,000 gallons a minute. The 90-year-old pipe ruptured around 3:30pm leaving water flooding the area for 3 and a half hours which released an estimated eight to…

Water Heater Rental Program

Monday, April 28th, 2014

We at Sundial Plumbing are excited about the new water heater rental program under our Healthy Home Division.  If you have an existing water heater that is out of warranty, the program will cover all costs associated with the water…

The Bravest Technician in the WORLD!

Thursday, January 9th, 2014

After going out to back to back freeze break calls, this is the last thing Service Technician, Chris Overstreet, expected to encounter. Chris moved this rattlesnake with his bare hands so he could complete the job.

General Manager, Mike Bryan, Comments on the Effects of Freeze Breaks

Thursday, January 9th, 2014

   Marietta emergency responders worked for more than three hours Tuesday morning to repair a busted water main that caused a coat of ice to form on a section of Powder Springs Road. Special to the MDJ/Marietta Police Department MARIETTA…

It’s Time to Winterize Your Home!

Tuesday, November 12th, 2013

Prepare for cold weather.  Cold weather happens every year so protect your property by winterizing your home.  It’s simple and can save you from freeze breaks. Step 1:  Go outside and unscrew the garden hose from the faucet.  This is…

Enroll now in Water Conservation 101 at Hansgrohe’s Aquademie!

Wednesday, October 16th, 2013

Join CRK’s Laura Hartt and Hansgrohe staff on Saturday, Oct. 19, for a tour of the company’s famous Aquademie in Alpharetta, where you will view a world of water-efficient bathroom and kitchen products. The tour includes Showerworld (pictured), where participants…

Ever Wonder What Happens When You Flush a Toilet on a Plane?

Wednesday, October 2nd, 2013

Ever wondered what happens when you flush a toilet on a plane – or if interference from phones is the real reason they are banned on flights? A new book, written by airline pilot Patrick Smith, takes some of the…