How do I know if I have a water leak? If you hear water running with everything turned off or if you see a noticeable increase in your water bill, you may have a leak.
How long should a water heater last? Water heaters are manufactured to last from 5 to 10 years. They may last longer as an exception.
What do I do if my toilet runs constantly? Consider replacing the flapper in the tank. Otherwise, the fill valve may need to adjusted or replaced.
Why does my hot water come out rust colored when I turn on the faucet? This may be a sign that you need a new water heater.
Why do I hear a rattling sound when I turn off the faucet? It is probably due to loose pipes in the wall. Sometimes, installing an aerator will solve the problem.
What causes my bathtub to gurgle when draining? This is generally a sign that there is a blockage in the drain lines under the house or in the yard.
Why are both sides of my sink holding water? The J-Bend under the sink may be plugged up. Otherwise the sewer line is stopped up.
What causes water at the base of the toilet? There may be water leaking from the tank connection or water supply at the wall. Also it may need a wax seal between the floor and the toilet.
Is my water heater dangerous if it pops and cracks in the attic? Generally no, but it would never hurt to have a plumber look at it.
What should I do if I smell gas in my house? You should exit the house, call the gas company, and then call a plumber.
What is wrong if when I flush my upstairs toilet, water comes out of my downstairs toilet? Your main sewer is stopped up. Call a plumber.
Can I fix my dripping faucet? Yes, there are lots of different make and models. be sure to use factory parts.
Why is my water bill high? Because either one of your toilets are leaking or the hose bib on the side of your house is leaking.