What Is Considered A Plumbing Emergency?
Many people wouldn’t call for help in the middle of the night over a leaky faucet. However, there are some plumbing problems that require emergency services and should be handled as soon as possible. If any of the following plumbing emergencies affect your Fairfield County home, we at Fairfield County Plumbers recommend you do not […]
Can “Hard Water” Damage My Home?
Hard water can cause faded laundry, spots on glasses and flat, dull hair. But if can also be harming your Fairfield County home. When water passes through the water table, it picks up considerable amounts of minerals like magnesium and calcium. The mineral content 1) varies geographically, 2) isn’t really dangerous to human health, but […]
How do you prevent pipes from bursting unexpectedly in Fairfield County, Connecticut?
The average fifth grader could probably tell you that unlike most substances, water expands instead of contracts when it freezes. This has many handy implications. For example, lakes that would otherwise freeze over are covered by a layer of ice that insulates the rest of the water and allows it to stay unfrozen and support […]
The High Price of Leaky Faucets
The most common plumbing problems in homes are; dripping faucets, leaky pipes, leaky hose bibs, running toilets, slow or clogged drains, low water pressure, water heater issues, and sump pump failure. While some of these seem more serious than others, each has consequences that, if not resolved, can lead to some major problems. We could […]
Old pipes – Constant Problems
Modern plumbing is amazing. One of the best features is that we rarely need to think about it. However, piping will gradually corrode, rust, and decay over time. A failure in the pipe, or at any of the junctures, could lead to an emergency plumbing problem. A major factor in the stability of your plumbing […]
Emergency Plumbers Solve Serious Problems
Plumbing problems are the grossest and most destructive forms of home damage. Few homeowners have the tools, expertise or even the strength to tackle water– either clean or really dirty. Don’t waste time trying to patch (or avoid) the problem– get a professional team out before the damage spreads. The most common situations that lead […]
When To Contact Emergency Plumbing
If you are a homeowner, you have probably realized that plumbing issues can be a common problem in your own house. When you lived in a rental, you probably didn’t notice how often you needed your plumbing looked at, but it seems like the minute you buy a home, there are problems that crop up […]
Tips To Reduce Damage To Your Pipes
Time to clean the bathrooms! No matter the situation, it is not the most pleasant of cleaning situations, and neither is it the easiest. However, as one knows, it must always be done. Occasionally, you will come across a scenario in which it turns out your pipes are clogged…again. Whether from overuse of tossing down […]
Preventing Broken Pipes
Fairfield County, Connecticut Winter is a dangerous season for pipes. Pipes that get too cold are likely to freeze and burst or break. It is important to make sure any outdoor piping, sprinklers, and spigots are blown out and turn off for the winter. Stationary water that is in pipes will freeze and expand which […]
Find The Right Norwalk Plumber
When it comes to plumbing services in the Norwalk area, you need a local plumber you can rely on. When you first hear that annoying drip, drip coming from the sink in the bathroom it’s time to call in a professional, but you do you call? If you do not have a satisfying relationship with […]