Commercial buildings have unique plumbing requirements. However, the plumbing problems that can occur aren’t as unique, and can be prevented with a bit of foreknowledge and the help of a commercial emergency plumber. In today’s post, Efficient Systems, Inc. shares the common reasons for commercial plumbing service calls.
How to Maintain Your Water Softener
Hard water often causes problems such as skin irritation. It also leaves unsightly spots behind when you use it to wash silverware and the like. If you wash your car with hard water from your garden hose, you can expect watermarks, especially if you’re unable to wipe it dry before the sun evaporates the water. […]
How to Deal With a Leak In Your Water Heater
A leaking water heater can cause damage to your home’s structural components if the leaking water reaches the sub-flooring and exterior walls. It can also raise your home’s humidity levels, which can lead to problems such as mold and mildew growth. In today’s post, the local HVAC contractors at Efficient Systems, Inc. share a quick guide on […]
Why You Should Know Where Your Main Shut-Off Valve Is
Homeowners generally face at least one plumbing emergency in their lifetime–which means it’s crucial that you’re able to reach your main shut-off valve quickly should this occur. After all, the amount of time it takes to shut off the water will spell the difference between a small water spill and a major insurance claim. If […]
Where Did the Resin Beads in Your Plumbing Come From?
Are the small yellow and orange balls appearing in your water filters a cause for immediate concern? In the short term, no. These beads are non-toxic and most likely came from the water softener. While these beads aren’t likely to be harmful to your health short-term, you should have your plumbers inspect your water softener […]