Spring Time Plumbing Tips

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Spring Time is officially here in the Northwest Region! Here are some great spring time plumbing tips from LOVETT!

Kitchen/Bathrooms:

-Check faucets for drips or leaks. Make repairs to save water.

-Ensure that all drains have strainers to prevent hair and other debris from entering the drain lines.

-Inspect tank and bowl for cracks or leaks.

General Tips:

-Check pipes under the sinks and cabinets to make sure that there are no leaks.

-Install flood alarms to ensure that you will know if a flood happens. CLICK FOR LINK

-If your home uses a sump-pump make sure that is works correctly.

Outside:

-Time to clean you gutters!! If you have debris, leaves or other such items now is the time to get those cleaned out to avoid flooding from the heaving spring rain.

-If you have drain down spouts that are clogged and need cleand you can call LOVETT to help with that. Or fill out our “Ask LOVETT a question form”.

-When turning on the water outside for the first time be sure to check the water flow. If the pressure seems low you may have a leak from a frozen pipe that occurred over the winter months.

*If you have questions or need help please call LOVETT at 503-SERVICE (737-8423)*