Categories for Plumbing Problems

Six Ways Hot Weather Affects Your Plumbing

June 9, 2020

Summer places new pressures on your plumbing, especially here in Shreveport, LA. Many homeowners believe they are free of plumbing problems because they often associate extreme cold with those issues. In reality, hot weather plumbing issues are just as serious and need consideration so you prevent them. Here are six ways summer temperatures affect plumbing: Pipe breaches: As the ground dries, it places more pressure on the pipes underground. The same conditions lead to your house settling, which adds to the pressure. This increases the possibility of pipe leakage worsening until your water main fails. If your plumbing is older,... View Article

Common Summer Plumbing Problems

July 17, 2019

For most homeowners, plumbing problems might not be the first thing that comes to mind when you think about the warmer months of the year. But the reality is that you still need to protect against plumbing issues and be proactive about maintenance. There are a range of minor problems that could blossom into full-blown catastrophes if you’re not careful. That’s why it’s so important to address plumbing problems in Shreveport, LA right away. It’s always best to bring in trained and licensed plumbing experts to get to the root of the problem. Let’s take a look at the most... View Article

Tips for Protecting Your Home’s Plumbing During Summer Vacation

June 17, 2019

Summer is finally here! The birds are chirping, the sun is shining and the kids are out of school. Whether they go to the beach, to foreign countries or on a road trip, it’s estimated that 100,000 Americans will travel in one way or another over the next three months. Besides packing your suitcase, there are a couple of things you need to do regarding your plumbing in Shreveport, LA before you hit the road that can help save you money and prevent major flooding disasters. Continue reading to learn what those items include: Turn water temperature down: There’s no... View Article

The Most Common Plumbing Problems in Shreveport, LA

May 16, 2019

Plumbing troubles are irritating and often time consuming. They range from small leaks to drain overflows, and each situation is different in size, complexity and how much it’ll cost to repair. If your home or commercial building has a sink, toilet, shower or any other type of plumbing fixture, then you know what we’re talking about. Some of the worst-case scenarios include sewer system backups and pipes breaking inside walls, both of which can cause severe damage to your property and belongings. Use your best judgment and know when to call a plumber for help! Here are some of the... View Article

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