Problems with your plumbing or pipes are common. Everyone has called the plumber for different reasons or under different circumstances. The pipes in your home are a crucial element, their proper functioning and maintenance is essential for your daily comfort. That's why it's important to know what a professional plumber does and when to contact one.

When your pipes are clogged

One of the most common situations that calls for a plumber's intervention is when your pipes are clogged. The cause of this blockage is usually the formation of a plug of organic waste in the pipe. Limestone or grease is deposited on the inner walls of the pipes, gradually hindering the smooth drainage of the waste water.

If you notice that the water in your sink, basin or bathtub is draining more slowly than usual, do not hesitate and contact a professional plumber. Don't wait for a plug to form and you may be dealing with a flood.

If you have a water leak

Whether it's a simple leaking sink or a leak that you can't locate yourself, we recommend seeking professional help. Many people first try to repair a water leak themselves. However, it is important to realize that a water leak in other places may have already caused further damage. A professional plumber will be able to perform a leak detection on site and make any necessary repairs. In addition, equipped with the appropriate equipment, the plumber will be able to fix the problem thus avoiding additional water damage.

When you want to install new plumbing

Do you want to renovate the bathroom or change your sanitary facilities? Planning to replace your old bathtub with a new one, or buy a different shower tray? A professional plumber knows perfectly how to best install your new plumbing to avoid possible problems.

When your boiler needs maintenance

Do you notice that your boiler is experiencing a malfunction? Think of having lukewarm instead of hot water or the boiler making an abnormal noise. Then call a plumber immediately. Only a licensed plumber will be able to identify and fix the problem without taking any risks.

When you have water damage

When there is major water damage, such as in the event of flooding, place an emergency call to your plumber. Because when water enters a room, the damage is significant. It can seriously damage your furniture, walls and floors, but can also cause serious damage if the water also seeps into your electrical installation. To limit the damage, it is best to contact a professional plumber, who will assess the extent of the damage and come up with the right solutions.

It is highly recommended for all situations mentioned in this article, to call in a licensed plumber who will perform the necessary actions and solutions professionally.

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