6 questions to ask your plumber
Do you have any questions regarding your plumbing system–Αποφράξεις Αντωνίου? Are you having trouble with your drains and you do not know how to face these problems? We have prepared a guide of 6 questions to ask your plumber in case something has happened and you want to call them. Sometimes it’s really hard to make a phone call and describe the situation and ask for a service, so with these questions you will be covered in case you need a plumber.
What do I do in case my pipes are leaking?
If you are experiencing a leak in any of your pipes, you should immediately call a plumber. If the leak is small, meaning that if you drops of water is leaving the pipes then you do not need to worry or you do not need to have the plumber come at once. These few jobs are easier to handle and you can simply roll a tower around these pipes so that the water is absorbed. You could also put a bowl to collect the running water so you won’t have a mess in your house.
If the leak is bigger or if you are experiencing a pipe burst and the plumber -Αποφράξεις Μαρούσι-needs to come as soon as possible. You might want to turn off the central water supply to decrease the chances of a flood. You do not want to interfere with the plumbing system any more than that because you could create an additional problem. Just close the water supply and wait for the plumber to come.
What do I do before I leave for vacation?
This is a very common question that many people forget to ask the plumber. It is very important that you secure your house before you leave for vacation and we do not only talk about the outdoor security of your house and valuables. You also need to secure your house in case a pipe bursts, you have a leak, or a frozen pipe.
If you are going to be away for more than a week you should have your plumber check the whole system before you go so that you’re sure that your system is working properly and you do not have any cracks in your pipes. The minute before you leave, you’ll need to turn off the central water supply so that in case something happens you are going to be saved from a possible flood which will damage the inside of your house and destroy your valuable items and devices.
When do I need to call a plumber?
Although this is a very general question, we need to include it in the list of 6 questions to ask your plumber. Of course, if you do not have any experience with plumbing or if you do not own any tools to fix a minor leak or clog-Αποφράξεις Πειραιάς-, you’ll need to call the expert plumbers to fix it for you.
In case of any abnormal function off your system like for example the lack of pressure in your savings or bathroom shower, you will need to call a plumber. Anyway, it is better to describe recitation to your plumber at the time you called so that they know what to expect or how to get you through to fix it yourself.
What causes my drain system to clog?
Many things could cause your system to clog as it is a whole complex structure of pipes and drains. First of all, you need to take care of your system. It is not wise to throw things like paper towels, cotton balls, ear buds and any other objects into the toilet bowl. When it comes to the sinks and shower drains, make sure that hair strands, food scraps and any other things do not end up in your sewers.
All of these things we mentioned above, can be the cause of a clog. Sometimes you might throw things unconsciously in the sinks or toilet bowl. Children can also throw things like toys or food in the toilet bowl and cause a clog. If you own a business the clogs might be more frequent and there is nothing you can do rather than call a drain cleaning service.
How much does an unclog service cost?
This is another very frequent question that plumbers are getting asked. This actually depends on the company and their policies. The services that are offered are also very important to the total price of the services so make sure that you are informed about the products and tools used by them.
The experts in the drain system cleaning –Αποφράξεις Αργυρούπολη- are offering their services at a very low price starting of at 20 euros. It is a very good price and if you are living in Athens you should definitely give them a call when your sink will get clogged.
My sink is clogged, what do I do?
If you actually want to bother with unclogging your sink, you should start by gathering some ingredients. If you have absolutely no knowledge about how things work and you do not want to interfere with your clogged thing then you should leave this to an expert. We are going to talk about some natural ways of unclogging your sink that will not harm your pipes and system.
First of all we are going to talk about the vinegar and baking soda method. Pour a cup of baking soda into your drain after you have removed any water that was stagnant. Follow this by half a cup of vinegar -either white or regular vinegar will do. After the reaction will happen, you can rinse it with hot water in order to rinse off the vinegar.
This should work if you’re saying is clogged but there are some chances that it will not work, as for example if your thing is experiencing a major clog by oils, food scraps, paper or other materials. A clog will also attract insects such as cockroaches and fruit flies. If this happens then you should call a drain cleaning service and have you sink professionally cleaned.