Service King Plumbing & HVAC Blog : Posts Tagged ‘Plumbing Maintenance’

Avoid Plumbing Issues by Scheduling Regular Inspections

Monday, May 7th, 2018

PlumberCan you look at your plumbing system and tell, at a glance, if there’s anything wrong with it? Of course not, unless there’s something obviously wrong like a pipe gushing water into your hallway. The plumbing system is mostly hidden from sight, and the kinds of issues that often afflict it don’t show obvious signs until they are far enough along to start causing some serious trouble. That’s why it’s important to catch them before they start showing symptoms. In order to keep your plumbing system in good health, you’re going to need to schedule regular inspection and maintenance appointments. (more…)

Keep Your Plumbing System in Good Shape With These Tips

Monday, December 4th, 2017

pipe-leakIt can be difficult to tell, at times, whether or not your plumbing system is as healthy as it should be. Most of the system is hidden from view, and the issues that can commonly afflict plumbing systems tend to go unnoticed until they develop far enough to cause serious damage. The good news is that certain steps can help keep your plumbing system in good condition for much longer, reducing repair and operating costs. Have a look at some of our tips below for keeping your plumbing system in good shape. (more…)

Follow These Tips for Optimal Plumbing Health

Monday, April 24th, 2017

water-wave-bubblesDo us a favor, ok? Take a minute to think about all the various systems that run through your home. Think about how often you use each of them, and how you would be affected if they suddenly stopped working. Then, go ahead and make a mental list of which systems are most important, those which absolutely have to work in order for your routine to go more or less uninterrupted. We’re willing to bet all the money in our pockets that your plumbing system is probably at or near the top of that list. (more…)

How to Defend Against Corrosion

Monday, September 19th, 2016

One of the biggest issues for plumbing pipes is leaks, and one of the biggest causes of leaks is corrosion. Most of the plumbing pipes used in modern homes are made of copper, which is resistant to rust and a number of other problems. That doesn’t make them invincible, though. Read on to find out how to defend against corrosion in your pipes. (more…)

The Dangers of Pinhole Leaks

Monday, August 1st, 2016

Plumbing problems are almost always difficult to detect before they cause quite a bit of damage. If you know what you’re looking for though, you can almost always find some warning sign that you have a problem with your plumbing. That is, except for pinhole leaks. Read on to find out more about pinhole leaks, and the major threat they pose to your plumbing system. (more…)