Even for the do-it-yourself kind of person, some plumbing issues are just too hard or complex to fix. Here’s a list of a few that you should call the experts immediately to prevent any further damage. If and when these problems occur call your best plumber, California Plumbing San Diego!
1- A Leaky Pipe
When there’s a leaky pipe it can seem more like an annoyance that can be ignored or dealt with later than a danger. Worst case scenario, this could lead to a pipe burst that then floods your home! It’ll probably pay to deal with the annoyance before any further damage is caused.
2- Low Water Pressure
Whether you are trying to wash your hands or the dishes, the water coming out of your sink just isn’t flowing steady enough or strong enough. This could be caused by several problems such as a clog, a leak, or wrong sized pipes. This can be sometimes easily fixed by your professional plumber!
3- Slow Draining Sink or Bathtub
Not only can it feel pretty icky standing in a puddle of dirty water as you shower because the water isn’t draining fast enough, but there might be a bigger issue. At the first sign of a slow draining shower or bathtub call your favorite plumber, California Plumbing San Diego, to deal with that clog before it gets any worse!
4- Smell of Gas
It it happens when you’re in the kitchen, in the laundry room, or anywhere else inside or outside of the house, do not ignore it. Call your utility provider so they can shut your gas off first and then call plumber immediately after. Remove any person or animal outside of the home where you don’t smell the gas. This is an issue that has to be dealt with immediately.
5- Colored water
Sometimes it can happen that the water coming out of might look a little cloudy, this could just be that there is air in the pipes. But if you’re seeing colored water such as brown, yellow, or orange, even is likely to come from rust in the pipes. Green or blue can mean that that copper pipes are corroding. Call your plumber to replace these problem pipes as they could be harmful to you and your family!
Here at California Plumbing San Diego we want to help you and your family but fixing any of these issues in your home! We want to become the trusted plumber you call, so contact us today if you have any of these issues or any others!
*This blog is for general understanding and educational purposes only and should not be used in place of professional advice. Please contact a professional at California Plumbing San Diego for a consultation.