Experts Plumbing Services, LLC Blog : Archive for August, 2016

Do You Know How to Shut Off Your Water Main?

Monday, August 29th, 2016

When a plumbing emergency strikes, you don’t want to stand around trying to figure out where your water main shut-off valve is located. A little bit of water can do a lot of damage in a limited amount of time, and if you have a serious plumbing emergency, a lot of water can flood out of the system in a short period. That is why we encourage you to locate your water main shut-off and to learn to operate before disaster strikes.

Read the following tips, and be sure to contact our team with any questions that you may have. Your plumbing system in New Port Richey, FL helps keep your life convenient and hygienic. Don’t let it be the source of a serious, costly headache.

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Do You Need a Water Softener Installed in Your Home?

Monday, August 22nd, 2016

There is no way in which to overstate just how beneficial it is to have potable water distributed throughout your home via your residential plumbing system. Just because there is water pouring from your faucets, though, doesn’t mean that this water is of the highest possible quality. There are a number of different problems that you may encounter with your water supply, regardless of whether or not it comes from a municipal source.

Hard water is among the most common of all of these problems. Don’t let the fact that it is so common trick you into thinking that hard water is not a serious issue, though. If you have hard water in your home, you are wise to use a water softener in St. Petersburg, FL.

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Don’t Forget to Have Your Water Heater Flushed Annually

Monday, August 15th, 2016

As a homeowner, you obviously have a lot to occupy your time and your mind. That doesn’t mean that you can afford to start letting things slip through the cracks, though. One maintenance task that many homeowners forget about is the annual flushing of their water heaters, and that can have some seriously detrimental effects.

If it’s been a year or more since the last flushing of your water heater, give a member of our staff a call today. We can certainly handle the job. Read on to learn more about why flushing your water heater annually is so important.

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The Basics of Garbage Disposal Maintenance

Monday, August 8th, 2016

Unlike an appliance such as your water heater, your garbage disposal can be primarily maintained by you on your own. If you have any concerns at all about the operation of your garbage disposal, of course, you should contact a professional plumber right away. By simply being careful about what you put down your garbage disposal, though, you can go a long way toward protecting its integrity and operational quality.

Read the following tips to learn more about what can and what should never go down your garbage disposal. More often than not, issues with a garbage disposal are the result of improper usage. Let us know if you have any further questions about your garbage disposal in Tampa, FL.

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