5 Tips To Prevent Plumbing Problems

5 Tips To Avoid Plumbing Problems

Are you dealing with plumbing problems? The most common plumbing issues are clogged toilets and drains, water heater troubles, leaking faucets, etc.

Clogged Shower Drains and Tub Drains

Are you one of those people who rush to the store in search of the best drain cleaner because your shower or tub is blocked? If your drains become blocked, this is usually due to things that can slide down your drains, stick, and absorb water. It makes it difficult for water through the drains. Your drains may be blocked by hair, dirt, soap suds, hard water, and other things.

It is possible to prevent your tub or shower from becoming clogged by using a stopper on your hair when you shampoo your hair. Once your hair has dried, you can use the plunger with your plunger to clear any remaining buildup. If you notice that your drains have become clogged, it is worth calling your local plumber to arrange drain cleaning services. These can help clear out months of buildup.

Slow draining sink

It shouldn’t matter if the water isn’t draining immediately after it has been running. A slow-draining sink can indicate that your drain is blocked.

Congealed food scraps, grease, and dirt can all cause blocked drains. It is important to dispose of grease and food waste properly. This means tossing all food scraps in the trash.

If your sink drains slowly, you can try a plunger, drain snake, or a mixture with baking soda and vinegar to get rid of it.

Running Toilet

Running toilets are expensive. Toilets that don’t work can cause a waste of around 200 gallons a day. This is until you fix it. A toilet repair kit that is portable and can be used multiple times per day can fix a broken toilet.

Sometimes, running water can result from sediment that has an effect on the flushing and filling of the toilet. If your toilet’s water takes too long to flush, you can check if it is running. If you still hear water running after a few hours or more, your toilet may need to be fixed or repaired by a professional.

Water heater issues

Hot water has become an integral part of modern life. Hot water is needed to shower, clean, bathe, and complete other daily chores. There should be little concern if your heater suddenly stops working. Sometimes, water heater problems go unnoticed and can be difficult to diagnose.

It is possible for small problems to become major issues that can result in the water heater not being able to heat water. Most issues can be identified quickly. Water heaters may have issues like leaks or mineral deposits which can decrease the efficiency of water heaters.

Regular maintenance can prevent these types of problems. For most homeowners, maintaining their water heater won’t be top of the priority list. You can make a significant difference in how effective your water heater works and how long its life span is.

Save yourself the Hassle & Hire a Professional Plumber.

P & S Plumbing’s team wants to ensure your home’s plumbing works properly at all times. We can provide you with regular maintenance, repair services, and install or replace any plumbing.

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