Buying a new home is an exciting venture for anyone, even more so if it’s the first home you’ve ever purchased. When potential buyers are on the market for a new home they often pay attention only to the overall aesthetics of the property they are considering, but there are other, less visible, factors that need to be taken into consideration as well.

Unless the home you are considering is a brand new home, chances are that the piping system has undergone some wear and tear under previous ownership that may need some immediate attention. Depending on how old the home is, and whether or not previous owners were aware of, and took care of, piping maintenance, this could mean that pipes need to be cleaned, repaired, or changed completely.

Often, the excitement and novelty of becoming a homeowner is enough to cause you to overlook the state of the plumbing system and any potential repairs that might be beneficial, or even necessary for your home. Plumbing problems come in all shapes and sizes and it is essential to take care of them quickly so that they don’t end up costing you more money in the long run.



Something that rarely comes to mind, but is very crucial to consider when living in the Los Angeles area, is that California is commonly subject to earthquakes and that the damage they can cause to your plumbing is no laughing matter. Cracks in pipes, loose valves and restraints, odd smells, or even visible wear should be inspected by a professional plumber in order to ensure that no serious plumbing problems develop in the near future. That’s where we come in.

Mike Stern Plumbing serves all of San Fernando, Los Angeles, and Ventura County and our goal is to ensure that you enjoy your new home by taking care of any and all of your plumbing concerns. Whether it is taking care of a serious problem or just a routine precautionary inspection, our professional plumbers are here to make your life a little easier.

Buying a new home should be a cause for celebration, and taking care of you plumbing issues helps us ensure that you don’t have to deal with headaches down the road. Whether you need a simple inspection or you are aware of serious problems that need emergency repair you have the best plumbing contractor in Woodland Hills on your side.