Urinals are a staple in most commercial restrooms, as they are easier to maintain than a toilet and they help maximize space in small men's rooms. Urinals aren't immune to problems, though. Know the most common issues and how they are caused so you will know when to bring in a plumber for help. 1. Low Pressure Low water pressure will make it nearly impossible to fully flush the urinal. Water will enter the basin, but the basin will drain slowly and all of the waste may not exit the drain.
23 September 2020
If you need to inspect a gas line for damage, then you should know how to perform gas line leak detection. There are three main ways to detect a leak in the gas line — a natural gas odor inside the house, dead plants outside, and ill health effects. Check For Natural Gas Smell Inside The number one best way to know, whether you are a professional plumber, contractor, or just a homeowner, that there is a gas line leak is by detecting the smell of natural gas.
21 August 2020
If one of the faucets in your home seems a bit worse for wear, then it may be time for a full replacement. Plumbers can also make some of the faucet repairs for you and you can try your hand at the more simple ones yourself. If you are thinking of completing a DIY job, find out how to fix some of the more common faucet problems. Sprayer Not Working
28 July 2020
Now that summer is almost here, you probably have a list of things you want to do. If septic maintenance isn't on the list, you need to add it. You might not think that septic maintenance would belong on your summer to-do list. But, it definitely should be. In fact, summer is the perfect time to have your septic tank serviced. That should include septic system pumping and cleaning. Here are three of the reasons you need to have your septic serviced this summer.
29 June 2020
Grease is a natural by-product of meal preparation in most homes. Even healthy, light meals often produce a small amount of oils and grease, so few homes are immune to the problem. When grease collects in a drainage pipe, it can begin to solidly. Further, grease traps food debris, hair, and other particles, which can lead to a major obstruction and a totally clogged drain if given enough time. The following steps can help you avoid this problem.
21 May 2020
Does your home have older pipes made of galvanized steel? It may be a good idea to have a plumber replace the pipes with more modern material. Here are some questions you likely have about this home plumbing project. 1. How Can You Tell If Your Plumbing Needs Replacement? The problem with galvanized steel plumbing is that they look completely fine on the outside of the pipe. The pipes actually corrode on the inside, which causes rust to form and limits the diameter of the pipe.
22 April 2020
Ordinary water heaters heat water up ahead of time. The water is then continuously heated in a large tank, where it waits to be used. On the other hand, tankless hot water heaters only heat water when you turn on a hot water tap in your home. Tankless hot water heaters attach to your home's water main to supply water throughout your house. Here are four advantages to tankless hot water heaters.
19 March 2020
Figuring out whether heating repair work needs to be done is an important task, especially if there is trouble in the winter months. If you're not sure what issues to check for it, this list will give you a good start on determining whether it's time to call a heating repair services professional. Thermostat and Ignition A variety of problems can arise from how the signal goes from the thermostat to the heating system or whether the signal gets there at all.
19 February 2020
Hiring a plumber to make any change at home can come with some uncertainty due to you potentially having a long list of things that need to be done. If you're eager to have plumbing work done and want to make sure that their time is spent wisely, consider the following tips that can help you make the most of the visit from the plumber. Make Sure the Plumber is the Right Fit
22 January 2020
You rely on your water heater to provide you with hot water throughout your house. Unfortunately, you may begin to notice problems with your water heater after several years. Water heaters typically last for 12 years, according to Lowes. If your hot water has a strong odor, if it looks murky, or if it's tinted brown or grey, that usually indicates a problem with your water heater. You can choose to have your water heater repaired, but if it's nearing the end of its lifespan, you may want to replace it instead.
10 January 2020