Experts Plumbing Services, LLC Blog : Archive for May, 2017

Do I Need a Water Treatment System in My Home?

Monday, May 29th, 2017

boy-drinking-waterSome homeowners think that, because they have water that comes from a treated public supply, there is no further action that they must take to have clean water. This is not really the case, though. Sure, homeowners using well water on their property must be very vigilant in treating that water as needed to ensure that it is safe. However, even the water that is treated at a municipal plant and then sent off to homes connected to the city’s plumbing system can be compromised.

So how are you to know if you require a residential water treatment system? Professional water testing is really the only way to determine with certainty what, if any, action must be taken. Before you can even schedule water testing, though, you need to realize that there is possibly something wrong with your water quality. Call our number if you notice any of these symptoms in your home.

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Water Heater Tips: Preventing Scalds

Monday, May 15th, 2017

red-thermometerOne of the great things about modern living is all of the conveniences that we have at our disposal in our homes. Garbage disposals, for instance, and dishwashers, clothes washers and dryers, central HVAC systems, etc. Perhaps the hardest working in any given household is the water heater. After all, when you are washing your dishes, taking a shower, or doing the laundry, you are depending upon the hot water that is heated by this appliance. When it comes to your water heater in Carrollwood, FL, there is just no such thing as a day off.

We are so used to using our water heaters as part of our daily routines, in fact, that it is easy to overlook that they can potentially be dangerous. This is true of many appliances. The major risk with a water heater is being burned or scalded by the water that it delivers to points of use throughout a home. Preventing scalds may not be as straightforward as you think, so we want to share some information with you that can help you to avoid such dangers in your home. 

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Home Inspection Tip: Choose Video Pipe Inspection

Monday, May 1st, 2017

burst-pipePurchasing a new home can be an exciting time in your life. It can also be a stressful one, however. You’ve got to get your offers in, weigh all of the pros and cons of the location, school districts, etc. It’s a monumental process, and nobody wants to suffer buyer’s remorse when it comes to a house. That is why you really want to know what you are getting into.

Home inspections are a standard part of the home buying process. Just keep in mind, though, that there is a lot to a house that can evade the watchful eye of a home inspector. The pipes in the house, for instance, may not be readily accessible for a quick visual inspection. So, what are you supposed to do? Just hope that the pipes are in fine working condition? No way! Call our number to schedule video pipe inspection in New Port Richey, FL as part of your home inspection process.

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