9 Signs That You Need To
Call a Plumber
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Are you experiencing some plumbing
issues at home but do not know when
to call a plumber? Here is a list of the
signs that you need to be aware of.
Homeowners should know not to
neglect plumbing issues at home.
They can cause severe health and
property damage issues, so it is
essential that you know when to call a
plumber. Remember: the earlier you
fix the problem, the better. Plumbing
issues are among those problems that
go unnoticed until they get worse.
There are even times when you do not
think of them as a problem because
they do not appear to be severe. While
some plumbing issues are quick fixes,
some require you to seek the help of a
professional plumber. So, if you want to
know when to call a plumber, here are
1. Your bathtub and sink drain at a
slow rate or won't drain at all.
Once you notice that your sink is
draining at a slower pace than usual, it
can indicate that your plumbing system
is clogged. This situation can also
happen with your bathtubs.
The good thing is that plumbers have
the right equipment to remove what
caused the clog in your plumbing
system, so it is essential that you call
one before your sink and bathtub
2. If water appears in unexpected
Another sign that you need to call a
plumber is when water starts
appearing in unexpected areas. It can
signify that your main sewer line is
broken, which unfortunately requires
excavation for a fix.
Plumbers have unique cameras that
they use for checking underground
problems in sewer lines. Call one
immediately so you won't have to go
through the hassle of finding where
the problem is yourself.
3. If there is reduced or no water
Since most, if not all, plumbing hides
inside walls, under your floor, and
underground, it is hard to tell why only
a tiny amount of water or no water
comes out of your faucet or shower.
You cannot last a day without taking a
bath, washing the dishes, and doing