Choice Plumbing Blog: Archive for August, 2018

When to Call for Drain Cleaning Services

Monday, August 27th, 2018

DrainMost people don’t think about the drains in their homes, unless something is going wrong with them. That’s not really a good attitude to have about one of the more vital parts of your plumbing system, although it is an understandable one. How often does your drain really demand your attention outside of clogging, anyway? The thing is, though, you really don’t want to wait for a drain to clog before taking steps to clear it. Aside from making the clog itself more difficult to remove, you’re only compounding your own inconvenience by waiting for the drain to become unusable before calling a professional. The following are some early signs that you should call for drain cleaning services sooner rather than later.

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Signs That Your Plumbing System is in Trouble

Monday, August 13th, 2018

Flooded-roomMost of the different problems that can afflict a plumbing system do not show themselves easily. Normally, the first sign a homeowner has that their plumbing system is in trouble is when there’s already visible water damage or some other obviously severe problem. Not really the best time to know that you have a problem. If you want to protect your plumbing system from problems as much as possible, the best thing you can do is to schedule preventive maintenance for it at least once a year. Preventive maintenance is not a guarantee, though, which means it’s still a good idea to know how to identify plumbing problems early. Read on for some well-known symptoms that indicate a plumbing problem.

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