Spring Plumbing Tips

Spring Plumbing Tips

Apr 8

Your home is affected by the changing seasons. The same holds true for your plumbing system. Want your plumbing system to be in tip-top shape this spring? If so, check out the plumbing tips below.

  • Check your faucets, toilets and plumbing fixtures for leaks. If you spot any, have them repaired by a plumber.
  • It is possible that your plumbing fixtures are plagued with mineral deposits. If you can relate, consider having a water softener installed.
  • Place drain strainers on all of your drains. After all, it can help prevent a clogged drain.
  • Be sure to clean your outdoor downspouts, gutters, and drains. That way, they can operate at peak efficiency.
  • The spring is a great time of year to drain your water heater. This will prevent sediment buildup.
  • Your water heater should be set no higher than 120 degrees Fahrenheit.
  • If your water heater has exceeded its lifespan of 10-15 years, it’s time for a replacement.

Did you discover a plumbing problem in the midst of your spring cleaning? If so, turn to the professionals at AAA Service. Our plumbers are great at troubleshooting the problem. Call (303) 313-3333 today to schedule service.