How frequently should I go for plumbing inspection?
After every 5 years, you should go for plumbing inspection. It is also suggested when you buy a previously owned home. Kwik Pro Plumbing team is available 24 X 7 to provide you appropriate plumbing inspection.
Many times I have noticed pitch sound in my pipes, is it a big problem?
Yes, it can be a big problem. Better call qualified plumbers so that they can inspect the issues. Their technicians are skilled and talented. They will quickly identify the plumbing problems and share the estimate.
What is instant hot water?
It is a hot water recirculation system that constantly circulates hot water throughout your home. It eliminates the need to waste water while you wait for hot water to turn up. Hot water recirculation systems can be installed in new and old homes. These systems also save water, energy and money by eliminating water waste. Kwik Pro Plumbing is committed to preserving the environment. Our experts can assist you in choosing solutions that are perfect for your home and lifestyle.
What size water heater do I need for my home?
The size of the water heater depends on the number of hot water outlets in your home. For example: a 40-50 gallon water heater is sufficient for a two bath home. The experts at Kwik Pro Plumbing can help you select solutions that perfect fit your home and lifestyle.
What temperature should I set for my water heater?
To avoid serious tap water burns, 120° F is the recommended temperature. If you have disabled, elderly persons or small children in your house, you have to set your water heater thermostat lower to prevent potential problems.
What are the dos and don’ts of garbage disposal usage?
- Use cold water and make certain plenty of water is running
- Allow water to run for at least 30 seconds after food has cleared
- Give your disposal a little rest between loads
- Use baking soda to clean up your disposal
- Use ice to clean the disposal
- Don’t put fibrous materials down your disposal (potato skins, celery stocks, shrimp shells, etc)
- Don’t over stuff disposal
What should I do when my toilet is about to overflow?
Almost all toilets have an emergency shut off valve present below the left side of the tank. You just need to turn off the valve at the first sign of overflow. This will stop the overflow. Kwik Pro Plumbing has qualified technicians available 24/7 to help you with leaky or clogged toilets.
My toilet is getting clogged more often. What can I do?
An inspection by plumbing experts is necessary to determine the cause of clogged toilet. It may be due to some issue with your sewage line. It needs to be resolved right away to stay away from costly emergency situation in the future. There is a possibility that your toilet may simply be old or not functioning properly. Kwik Pro Plumbing can help you select a toilet model that is perfect for your lifestyle and budget.
How should I prepare my plumbing when I go on vacation?
As a preventative measure, it is suggested that water and gas supplies should be shut off while home owners are going on vacation. Kwik Pro Plumbing is always available to answer your questions and help you properly keep up your plumbing while at home or away.
Why my water pressure is low?
There could be several reasons why water pressure is low. It includes an obstructed or malfunctioning valve, deposits in pipes, crimped water line, leaks, etc. The experts at Kwik Pro Plumbing can quickly recognize and resolve your plumbing issues.
How do I know if I have a leaking or broken water line outside?
Signs of leakage or broken water line: puddles on your property, high water bills, the sound of running water when the water is not in use or/and excessive soft soil areas. Put your mind at ease by calling your Kwik Pro Plumbing to identify potential problems before they become serious.