Emergency Plumbing- What To do When Facing A Plumbing Crisis
Picture this: you come home after a long day of work and you find the dishes piled a mile high in the sink. Frustrated, you roll up your sleeves and begin to wash. You begin to get in a rhythm and start to get them done fairly fast. However, all of a sudden, you realize […]
Failing Water Heaters Will Cause Water Damage
It’s not that the water is cold, it just but never gets hot. Or your hot water comes out rusty, muddy or discolored. When your water heater makes a rumbling noise, or if the water has a metallic smell or taste, your hot water heater is on its last legs. You need to find a […]
Even The Cleanest Water Can Make A Terrifying Mess
Although the water coming into your Fairfield County home from plumbing lines is clear and clean, we at Fairfield Plumber warn that it will still cause a lot of damage when it pours onto your walls, floors and furniture. Homeowner’s insurance claims from plumbing supply system failures are the leading source of residential water losses. […]
Easy Ways To Keep Your Water Flowing Smoothly
Here in Fairfield County, one of the most common plumbing problems in homes is backed up drains. Slow drainage, or no drainage at all, can cause water to backup and overflow – creating a huge mess. We at Fairfield County Plumbers can recommend some great ways you can keep water flowing smoothly and easily, and […]
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 […]