There is no more deceptive a sight than a small pool of water on the kitchen or bathroom floor. It could be just a splash and anyone can clean it up. But the problems begin when the puddle seems to return. Something seems to be leaking but it’s not clear what. That’s when it’s time to take action.
Ignoring seemingly small leaks is a false economy. Most people react by thinking that it’s far too expensive to call an emergency plumber for a very small incident, the cause of which appears unclear. It could also be the middle of the night. So you stop thinking about it and leave it.
The next morning the puddle seems to have grown several times in size. Obviously, it’s a leak from a tap, a pipe, maybe the washing machine, the central heating boiler or even the toilet. But it doesn’t seem to be such an emergency. Maybe you can call that friend, neighbour or family member you know who is good at changing tap washers. The cost of an emergency plumber is far too much to contemplate. So you decide that it’s best to save some money.
This is one of the most common mistakes householders make. Fear of the call out charge for an emergency plumber persuades many people to leave a problem unattended. Running water is one of the most damaging forces to a home. Failure to call out an emergency plumber is a false economy and may compound the water damage. Plumbers like Homecure offer a comprehensive service with no hidden charges.
Think of some common examples when plumbers are vital.
You must always act quickly when see a burst pipe . This could cause a huge volume of water to flow into the house damaging valuable furniture, furnishings and maybe some other treasured possessions. The best solution is to clear everything out of the path of the water until the plumber arrives to fix the problem.
Clearing clogged drains is one of the most common DIY mistakes undertaken by householders. It’s never clear when a faulty drain may start to back up waste water into a sink and over flow inside a house. Many people may reach for a chemical drain unblocking solution only to find out that it makes the problem even worse. Just call the plumber and usually, the problem may be sorted out in less than an hour.
There is nothing worse than an overflowing toilet. Whether the dirty water bursts out inside a home or outside it, the after effects are unpleasant and threatening to health. Most householders can be very confused with toilet drainage as in the most extreme of circumstances it may be impossible to stop the water flow. Bring in the emergency plumber to stop the problem from getting worse and damaging more of your home.