It can seem like any plumbing problem is a huge problem and the warmer months bring their variety of individual problems that require a call to the plumber. From sewer line backups or garbage disposal damage from a corn cob or a watermelon rind, to a leaking washing machine or a faulty sprinkler system—we’ve been through all of it. When you have the need for a plumber, we’re here for you. What’s even better is that, similar to all of our other services and products, any plumbing repair or service done by Strand Brothers Service Experts is protected by a 100% Satisfaction Guarantee
Leaks and Other Plumbing Repairs
One of the most frequent calls we get for plumbing services in Austin year round is leak detection and repair. With the variety of different leak and clog-related concerns that can happen in your home, prevention goes a long way. According to the Insurance Institute for Business & Home Safety®, there are several clues that could mean a plumbing leak, and being conscious of that could help you handle the issue before it causes pricey water damage:
- A higher water bill than typical could uncover a leak.
- Pipes that bang loudly and consistently are a sign of issues.
- Rust stains in your sinks or rust-tinged water could be signs of big problems.
- Moisture on your floors or in your walls may point to a plumbing leak.
- Signs of wet soil erosion near your home’s foundation could mean you have a leak.
Water Conservation with the Experts
By knowing how much water we use on average each day, we can find ways to conserve.
BATH: 36 gallons to fill the average bathtub
SHOWER: 2 to 5 gallons per minute, depending on shower head
TEETH BRUSHING: 1 to 2 gallons per minute of running water
HAND AND FACE WASHING: 1 gallon
SHAVING: 1 gallon
DISHWASHER: 6 to 16 gallons, depending on efficiency of model
DISH WASHING BY HAND: 8 to 27 gallons
CLOTHES WASHER: 25 to 40 gallons per load
TOILET: 1.6 to 4 gallons per flush depending on age of toilet
DRINKING WATER: half a gallon per person recommended
All you have to do is call Strand Brothers Service Experts at 512-592-3072
or request an appointment online and we’ll handle all your plumbing and water heating needs. We even carry a Plumbing Maintenance Agreement to help you keep your plumbing system operating as it should and to prevent potential problems, so you don’t have to worry about unexpected plumbing problems and likely expensive damage to your Austin home.