It is a well known fact that a perfectly designed and installed plumbing system at home does not cause any troubles. However, we never know when the problems start to occur and we may face leaking pipes issues or clogged drains. Some of the most common problems have can be taken care of by Superior Plumbing while you will be able to fix a few of them yourself only. However, it is highly recommended that you must have complete information about equipment, tools used and the procedure if you are planning to do this job yourself. Some of these plumbing problems are mentioned below:
1. Water leakage: If you observe that water is leaking from the pipe or coming through wall; you must shut off the water so that further damage can be stopped. Same way, if you notice that water is flowing from dishwashers or toilet; it is one of the most important steps to stop the water flow. Most of the plumbing systems offer shutoff valves. They are located beneath the fixture and have knob which can be shut off easily. The uncontrollable water flow can be stopped with the help of these shut offs. This will stop the damage of the fixture.
2. Pipe Leaks- Frozen pipes and corroded joints are the main causes for leaks in pipes. Resoldering or tightening a threaded joint will definitely help you and prevent further damage. Burst pipes have to be replaced most of the times and have to be taken care of by experts having the experience and skills.
3. Wall leakage- The main reason for the leakage in wall is faulty installation of pipes via wall. This may happen due to the wrongly work done by the plumber. However, this may cause great trouble because it is very difficult to handle this issue. It will require an expert to take care of it. He will be able to check it and tell you how to overcome these issues. Most of the times, it requires installation of new pipe under wall. You must hire an experienced and skilled plumber who can do the task perfectly.
4. Overflowing tanks in toilet- This is one of the common problems associated with the plumbing issues. The shutoff between tank and floor must immediately be closed. In order to get rid of this issue, it is recommended to lift the float ball in the tank when water is running. If the problem still persists; you might have to call an expert who will tell you if valve needs to be replaced or not. He will be able to take the right preventive measures.
Handling above mentioned common issues related to plumbing in your home will make you stress free and you may not need to call an experts over and over again. If things are not in your hand; it is a good idea to call us at Superior Plumbing immediately. Plumbing issues do occur at anytime and you must be well prepared in advance to deal with them. Water is expensive here in Southern Nevada….Save water, save money! (702) 478-9643