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5 Plumbing Problems You Shouldn’t Ignore

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5 Plumbing Problems You Shouldn’t Ignore

Plumbing is of one of those things that most people don’t give much attention until something bad happens.  It is a critical element of a home. It is one of the things that you should consider for you to be able to live a harmonious life. Don’t ever turn a blind eye to those simple plumbing problems to become a full-blown plumbing emergency. No matter how small and simple it is, never take it for granted. You must act on what needs to be done for the future’s sake. The earlier, the better!.

Here are some plumbing problems you must never ignore.

  1. Leaky Tap

Does your tap produce an annoying sound? like drip drip drip drop?

You should not ignore that simple drip drop. Did you know that you’re wasting over 2,000 gallons of water per year at every 60 drips? The United Nations Environmental Protection Agency estimated that a leak in a single household could lead up to 10,000 litres of wasted water per year that is the equivalent of doing laundry 270 times.

Think about the increase in your monthly water bill.  You should fix your leaky tap and save water.

  1. No Hot Water

Hot water is essential in every home. It lets us enjoy a very good and relaxing bath. It has a plethora of uses- for showers, laundry, and running the dishwasher. If you notice that it is not working properly, you should make a move quickly or else you will end up having a cold unforgiving bath. You can ask help from professionals to ensure a comfortable life.

  1. Faulty Garbage Disposal

If you notice that your garbage disposal is not working properly, you should ask help from professionals. Never sit it there for a few days. Don’t ever wait till you smell those nasty odours. If you would ignore this problem, you might get sick for acquiring bacteria and germs that grow quickly in that kind of place.

  1. Continuous Sound of Running Toilet

Do not ignore the annoying sound you’re hearing in your toilet. It is usually caused by a damaged valve or broken chain. Once you hear that sound, never hesitate to call help from the expert.

  1. Leaky Water Heater

Have you noticed puddles of water underneath your water heater? It’s a sign that something is wrong with your water heater. It is advisable to have a regular maintenance check to ensure that your water heating system is in good condition.

Finally, those were the plumbing problems you must not ignore or else you will suffer in the near future. A simple leak can be a huge flood for a week or a month. A simple mistake could ruin your wonderful future. Make a move today and you will surely have a good life in the present and in the future.

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Owned and operated by Andrew Smith, Dr. DRiP offers a complete 24 hour 7 day a week service. We have 8 mobile work vehicles ready for immediate response. Each vehicle carries a comprehensive range of the latest technology and inventory to ensure most jobs can be completed on the spot, which is a great cost savings for our customers.

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