Anyone can be a DIY plumbing expert, or at best, be equipped to understand common plumbing issues at home. Every year, you could save hundreds of dollars by taking care of leaky faucets or overflowing toilets before they become serious issues. With the help of our expert advice, you can be aware of and take care of minor plumbing issues.
some of the most common plumbing problems in homes in Calgary with which you
are surely familiar.
different types of kitchen and bathroom faucets. Compression taps have washers
that can wear down with repeated use. In some cases, the tires or threads of
the washer wear out and this leads to water leakage. Ball and disc taps
generally have only one handle. These faucets are more durable, however, in the
case of a leak; the entire unit will have to be replaced.
It is perhaps the most common plumbing problem experienced by everyone. It can occur in the kitchen, bathroom, or shower due to residues like hair, grease or food waste and result in serious plumbing emergencies.
While many of these issues can be fixed by simply pouring a drain cleaner solution into the pipes, this does not always work, especially if you have a completely clogged pipe or a deeper problem in the drainage system.
This is another very common issue, which starts as a gentle tapping sound and could progress into a hammering noise. Loose tubes, water inside the air chambers or very high water pressure can cause such noises.
have to call a professional plumber for the repair of the pipes, who will have
to carry out a thorough check on the plumbing system.
ever entered a bathroom that smells bad? This smell is not necessarily, because
the last person who entered left a mess. A defective wax ring that is installed
improperly or damaged, below the toilet can cause it to become smelly.