It would be best if you had a plumbing contractor when the house is under construction to oversee and ensure that the plumbing and drainage system is laid down appropriately. A well laid down plumbing and drainage system during construction will prevent more problems in the future concerning the systems. Inspection services from plumbers will help you to repair the plumbing system on time before the damage gets worse. These are the indications that you should contact a plumber soonest.
Water pressure from the taps in your home can be inconsistent. The plumber will unblock the pipes. A minor clog in the faucet’s aerator will reduce water pressure because the flow of water is limited. If the water pressure is too high the plumber will install valves in the pipes to lower the pressure to average.
Gurgling sounds from the taps and pipes are caused by water being trapped by the faucets due to low water pressure. Gurgling water can get worse because you may experience water shortages alone in the entire neighborhood.
Inspect the house for damp spots on the damp spots on the walls, ceilings or floors. Leaks from pipes create the damp spots. Unsealed cracks will make the pipes to burst, flood your home and damage your property if the situation is not contained on time. The plumber will seal the cracks that can be sealed and replace pipes that have too many cracks to seal. The leaks damage the structure of your building and increase repair expenses for the walls, ceilings or floors.
Record your monthly water bills for you to know a sudden decrease or increase in water bills. Leaking pipes outside the house are not quick to notice hence they increase water bills or your family is consuming more water. A decrease in water bills may be a sign that the pipes are blocked.
The drainage system should not direct water back into the house. You will notice a backflow of water when the water stagnates in the sinks and around other drainage areas in the house. Your family is a risk of being infected by cholera, typhoid, and other diseases if the drainage system flows dirty water into the house.
A plumber’s work is also to install kitchen, bathroom and laundry appliances. The plumber will help you to fix your appliances in line with the layout of your planning system. Failure to follow the layout of your piping system will hinder the appliances from receiving enough water ad draining away wastewater efficiently.