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By: Nicolette Forbes
May 16th, 2022

Is your kitchen sink backed up or is your toilet waste coming up out of your shower drain? Are you experiencing issues with your drains but unsure what’s causing the problem? Then you may be experiencing a stoppage. 

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By: Anthony Navarro
February 11th, 2022

When you’re finished reading this article, you will know what hard water is, where it comes from, and what it can do. We’ll also give you resources on how to solve your hard water issues, so you can leave feeling empowered to protect your home.

Plumbing | Drains

By: Anthony Navarro
February 11th, 2022

  In this video, we'll discuss the top 6 reasons why you’re smelling sewage in your home, and how to get rid of that awful smell.  

Plumbing

By: Kaitlyn Schott
December 3rd, 2021

Your toilet is one of the most important pieces of equipment in your home because it allows you to do your business and get rid of it without a thought. In fact, toilets are so ingrained in your life you’ve never needed to think about how it works. This means, if you encounter a problem with your toilet, you’re going to have a hard time telling your plumber what part isn’t working. 

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By: Kaitlyn Schott
November 2nd, 2021

Stop me if this sounds familiar. Your shower always sprays water haphazardly and creates puddles on the floor. Your fixtures are unsightly and seem to trickle water. Your clothes get dingy quickly, and smells cling to them no matter how many times you wash them. Everything that comes in contact with your water has something wrong with it. Why the h*$% is this happening? Hard water. At Monkey Wrench Plumbing, we’ve served the Los Angeles area for over 14 years. In that time, we’ve seen the negative effects of hard water in every possible way. Since hard water is so widespread, we’ve trained to identify its warning signs, and we’re certified in its solutions. But we don’t want to keep this knowledge to ourselves. We want you to be well informed about problems that affect you. When you’re finished reading this article, you will know what hard water is, where it comes from, and what it can do. We’ll also give you resources on how to solve your hard water issues, so you can leave feeling empowered to protect your home.  

Plumbing | Water Filtration & Purification

By: Kaitlyn Schott
October 27th, 2021

Water is one of the most important substances in your life, second only to oxygen. You drink at least half a gallon of water every day, and you constantly come into contact with it when you:  

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By: Kaitlyn Schott
October 21st, 2021

You’re doing a deep clean of your house, making sure it doesn’t look like a mess army attacked. You feel like a successful general fighting for cleanliness. That is until you discover the rooms where you’re losing the battle. The bathroom. The kitchen. Everything hard water touches is slipping away from your kingdom.

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By: Kaitlyn Schott
October 20th, 2021

Hard water comes through your main waterline like a robber in the night. It slips into your plumbing unnoticed and steals money from you in the form of blocked-up fixtures, weakened pipes, and busted water heaters.

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By: Kaitlyn Schott
October 18th, 2021

When we started Monkey Wrench Plumbing, we knew all too well what people thought of plumbers. People think plumbers are unclean, rude, and untrustworthy people that stomp through homes and fix problems with tape and bubblegum. Why? Because that’s what some plumbers do. Our industry was rusted-out like cast iron plumbing under a house that needed a serious repipe.

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By: Kaitlyn Schott
October 17th, 2021

“The water in LA is terrible!” “I only drink bottled water.” “I’m not drinking from the tap.” These statements are uttered all over LA. Everyone has an opinion on the city’s water quality. But what’s in it? Is it safe to drink? And how can you tell?