1Why does my drain get clogged?
In the bathroom drains clog up with hair and soap scum stopping the flow of water. In the kitchen it’s usually food, oil, and grease (Fog).
2What causes my faucet to drip?
Using faucets creates friction that wears out the sealing parts. Also, excessive pressure or temperature is related to premature failure.
3How can I prevent leaking pipes?
Avoid excessive pressure (anything over 80 PSI) and avoid excessive temperatures ( over 140 or below 32 degrees).
4Is a running toilet a big deal?
Yes, and for more than one reason!
a. It wastes A LOT of usable water resulting in an expensive water bill.
b. When combined with a clogged or slow drain it is a recipe for disaster.
5How long should a water heater last?
10-13 years on traditional tank style. Tankless units should last a considerable 20 years.