Service King Plumbing & HVAC Blog : Archive for the ‘Water Line’ Category

Water Line Problems You Should Know About

Monday, March 12th, 2018

water-lineA lot of people make at least a token effort to keep their plumbing systems operating properly. They keep an eye out for any signs the system isn’t functioning the way it should, and call for a plumber when they need to. Far fewer people, however, are as careful about their water line.

The water line is the most important part of your plumbing system. All water that passes through the plumbing system flows from the water line. If you want the rest of your plumbing system to stay in good shape, it’s a good idea to make sure that your water line is healthy. Have a look at some common water line problems below, and what you should do to make sure they don’t affect your system. (more…)

Indications That Your Water Line is in Trouble

Monday, December 18th, 2017

water-lineAll water that enters your home, whether you get it from the city or from a well, travels through the water line to get there. The rest of your plumbing system relies on your water line in order to function. If the water line is healthy, it will benefit the rest of the plumbing system.

If the water line is unhealthy, it could have a serious negative impact on your home. It can be difficult to tell, at times, whether or not your water line is suffering some sort of issue that requires repair. If you know what to look for, though, you can catch issues with the pipe before they get too far. Have a look at some of the indications that your water line is in trouble. (more…)

The Importance of Maintaining Your Water Line

Monday, October 9th, 2017

water-lineThe plumbing system is a very important part of keeping your home running properly. Think about how many times you use an appliance with running water every day, and you’ll start to realize how vital your plumbing system is. Some parts of the plumbing system are more important than others, though. One of, if not the, most important is the water line.

The water line is the pipe through which all fresh water flows before it reaches your home. Whether you get your water from the city you live in or from somewhere else, you totally rely on your water line to get it to you. So, as you can imagine, keeping your water line in good condition is an important part of keeping your entire plumbing system functioning properly. Let’s have a look at some of the ways that you can make sure your water line lasts for many years to come. (more…)

The Many Problems That can Demolish Your Water Line

Monday, January 30th, 2017

water lineThere is one major pipe that the entirety of your plumbing system relies on: the water line. This pipe extends from the municipal water main (or the well, if you use one) to your home. All water that passes into the plumbing system must move through the water line to get there. So, if the water line is not operating properly, it has the potential to seriously hinder the entire plumbing system.

It can be more than a little difficult to monitor the health of your water line, since so much of it is located underground. However, it’s important to be aware of the kinds of problems that your water line can run into. If you don’t catch some of these issues in time, they can easily demolish the pipe. (more…)

How to Tell if Your Water Line is in Trouble

Monday, August 8th, 2016

Your water line is without a doubt the most important part of your plumbing system, responsible for transporting all the water that you use into your home. The line stretches from the city’s water main (or your well, if you use one) under your property, up through your slab, and into your plumbing system. If the water line is malfunctioning, your entire plumbing system is in trouble. So, responding to problems quickly is very important for preserving the health of the system. Read on to find out how to tell if your water line is in trouble. (more…)

Call for Water Line Repairs if You Notice These Symptoms

Monday, February 8th, 2016

Your water line is the pipe that provides your home with all of its fresh water, whether it’s from a well or a municipal water main. So it’s a pretty good idea to make sure that the water line remains in good condition if you want to maintain your access to fresh water. Water lines are designed to be resilient, with many lasting up to a century without much maintenance. However, they can still develop problems that can shorten their lifespans considerably. Read on to find out more about when to call for water line repairs. (more…)