Municipalities have a very complicated water system, which allows clean water to reach your home or business. Once it arrives, it must be properly distributed throughout the structure in order for it to be used for drinking, bathing, watering the lawn, and so forth.
For the system to work effectively, it is important that all pipes that carry water be properly installed and aligned. This type of work requires the expertise of an
experienced plumber. When employed, your local plumber will be able to place pipes, fittings, faucets, and other items required in their proper places.
A plumber is trained to work on anything connected with a water system. This includes things such as water heaters, frozen pipes, drains, your dishwasher or food disposal problems, clogged toilets, and so forth. Water leaks within the walls or problems with the sewer system are also easily taken care of by people who are trained in this field.
One of the most important things in a home or business is the water heater. This familiar fixture dispenses hot water for washing dishes, showering, washing clothes, and so forth. When it suddenly stops working as it should, it causes disruption in your household.
The most common cause of a shutdown is a corroded tank. Inside the water tank is an anode rod (a large magnesium bar). Its purpose is to prevent the tank from rusting. If this rod is not replaced every four years it can dissolve completely, which causes the corrosion. It can easily be replaced by a plumber thereby avoiding having to purchase a new tank.
Plumbing companies are well aware that often water emergencies can occur at any time of day or night. For that reason, they are on call 24/7, including holidays. They realize the damage that these issues, such as a clogged toilet, can cause if it is not immediately taken care of so they can be on the scene in a matter of minutes. Having such a company’s phone number on your telephone list in case of an emergency is a wise decision.
Considering having your water heater professionally serviced? Contact Plumbing Solutions in South Carolina today at 803-513-5749. We are your water heater