Typical Life Expectancy of Your Indoor Plumbing

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Typical Life Expectancy of Your Indoor Plumbing

Posted on June 3, 2021 by Melbourne Plumber

It can be argued that plumbing does the most important work in your home. It not only brings in fresh water for drinking, bathing and brushing your teeth, it also, removes the smelly waste which could be harmful to you. Knowing the life expectancy of your plumbing can help you be prepared for when it starts breaking. Or, better yet, to now when to pre-emptively strike and have it replaced before there is a busted pipe or major leak. Pipes To know the longevity of the pipes you have in your home, it is necessary to know exactly what kind ...

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To Re-Pipe or Not to Re-Pipe

Posted on February 2, 2021 by Melbourne Plumber

If you live in Florida and have a house that has some age to it, you will run into a piping problem if you have not already. Our warm and humid climate aids the natural degradation and corrosion of pipes that were installed decades ago. If your home is decades old and has never been re-piped, this is something you may have to do in the near future. You can contact a professional plumber and have them look at your piping to tell you what kind of pipe you have, what kind of life it has left, what pipe they ...

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Why Plumbing Professionals are Important

Posted on November 2, 2017 by Melbourne Plumber

Plumbing professionals are always important within the plumbing world. Some homeowners have limited knowledge of small plumbing repairs. Some know how to unclog a toilet, others know how to replace them. You can replace the shower head or even install a faucet. However, a lot more goes into plumbing than just these small odd jobs. Professionals Provide Peace of Mind If you’re not a plumbing professional, then you know how some of the tasks that come about are a bit harder to handle than others. This is definitely something to consider. They can do the jobs that you’re unable to ...

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Getting to Know Your Hot Water Heater

Posted on May 16, 2016 by Melbourne Plumber

Many people like to leave the plumbing, and everything about it, up to the professionals. That is okay, but there are still bits of information that the professional will need in order to give you an accurate quote for the fix you are requesting, especially when it comes to hot water heaters. There are a few things that all homeowners should know about their water heater in case an emergency occurs. This could be the difference in the licensed plumber being prepared for the task at hand or not. The Location and Type Pretty straight forward, the location of your ...

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Your Home Plumbing System

Posted on September 24, 2014 by Melbourne Plumber

One of the most frequently used but least understood systems in a home is the plumbing system. While it’s easy to learn about and understand, knowing about it can also save you money in the long run. Piping in a home consists of many pipes which are necessary to supply, distribute, or drain water to or from various fixtures and appliances in the home. When they are working properly, it saves money. Issues such as leaky faucets or old, inefficient water heaters can cause a higher water bill, while a higher electricity bill from heating the water too frequently can ...

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