There are many different types of situations that can be considered a plumbing emergency, requiring professional plumbing repair services. Understanding all of them is the first step to addressing the issue before it becomes a problem in your home. These situations include:
Burst Pipes – Burst pipes can be the result of clogs, shifting soil, and deterioration, which can all result in significant water damage to your home.
Frozen Pipes – Pipe can freeze during the winter and restrict the flow of water through them. If frozen pipes expand too much, they will eventually burst. It is important to quickly enlist the help of a professional to thaw frozen pipes.
Leaky Fixtures – Leaky fixtures can be the result of deterioration, damaged seals, or scale buildup.
Blocked Drains & Toilets – Both of these issues are also one of the most common types of plumbing emergencies.