It can get pretty expensive every year for a homeowner who has to spend money on plumbing related costs. Experts estimate that it costs anywhere from $400 to $500 per year when you factor in hiring a licensed plumber and paying for parts and supplies. It can get downright pricey if you have to pay for emergency services. This does not have to be with regularly scheduled maintenance.
Winter is not as bad in South Florida as it is up in the northeast. However, those sometime week long cold snaps that can dip temperatures to below freezing, even for a few hours can wreak havoc on adults, children, roads, vehicles and homes. Just a four to five hour time span below freezing can cause numerous problems for your home, including the plumbing components. Whether it’s water freezing or a cracked pipe, any tiny problem, if not remedied, will lead to significant issues in your home.
Most licensed professionals will encourage homeowners to have regularly scheduled maintenance to check up on the pipes, water hoses, water tanks, hot water heater, and much more. By doing so, homeowners can avoid having to spend hundreds, if not thousands, of dollars because your home Continue reading