Most Popular Plumbing Services

While certain minor plumbing issues, such as a clogged drain, may be fixed by the homeowner, there are some issues that need the services of a licenced plumber. Plumbers have the skills, expertise, and equipment needed to complete the repair quickly. Bowers Plumbing & Remodel

The following is a list of the most common plumbing issues and services:

  1. Troubleshooting A common issue that necessitates the services of a plumber is creating an unpleasant odour coming from the toilet. Most definitely, it’s a heavy sewage odour. This may be caused by a burst sewer pipe, a broken wax seal, or a lack of water in the toilet bowl. Solid, unpleasant odours can also emanate from the bathtub’s drain. A broken pipe, a broken or leaky trap, or a dry trap may all cause this.
  2. You might have a clogged drain that you can’t unclog, causing the water to stop draining. This may be due to a buildup of hair, soap, fats, and grease that has hardened. A plumber would have the equipment necessary to clear a clog that has hardened.
  3. A plumbing system may also experience low water pressure or temperature fluctuations. When you run your taps and only a small amount of water comes out, you’ll find this issue. This issue may be caused by faulty components, rotting pipes, or a poor sink installation. This is a dilemma that will need the assistance of a specialist.
  4. A noisy water heater is another common issue that needs to be addressed. Defective pieces, improper water heater installation, sediment accumulation in the water tank, and a temperature set too high may all cause this issue.
  5. Vibrating and rattling pipes are a popular plumbing problem. Water hammer is the term for the sound. Water pump failure, abrupt valve closure, and soil and sediment accumulation are all possible causes. Since water hammer will eventually destroy your pipes, you’ll need the help of a plumber.
  6. A burst pipe is always a disaster. Excessively cold temperatures are often the cause of a burst pipe. The pipes can freeze, expand, and burst as a result of the expansion. Because of the possibility of flooding, this is a dangerous situation that would necessitate the services of a plumber. There are a variety of other explanations why a water pipe can become damaged. Corrosion may occur on the pipe’s exterior due to soil and water. Water pipes that are old or of low quality can become fragile and break more easily. Physical damage can also occur, such as when someone inadvertently hits a pipe while renovating a house. A pipe will burst if there is too much pressure inside it. Pipe breakage can also be caused by improperly mounted water pipes.