Tuesday, May 31, 2016

Doing My Own Plumbing Repair

My story started with plumber Austin TX a few months ago when the toilet started to continue flushing well after I had pressed the actual button. It was only really a little water at first, but over time it became more and more. Recently it had become a torrent of water that in some cases could continue flowing for hours. Luckily I am not on a water meter otherwise the problem would be costing me a fortune. It had got so bad that my wife told me if I did not do a plumbing repair, then she would have to call someone out to do it.

Although I am not a trained plumber, I do know the basics of such things, and had already figured out that the mechanism which stopped the water entering the cistern was faulty. So before I started the repair I went out and purchased a new one. These mechanisms do not cost much these days, and although it is not an easy job changing it, after a couple of hours I had it installed and working. The wife is now happy, and has stopped nagging me. It is also good to have silence in the bathroom.

Saturday, May 21, 2016

Who Should Do Your Sewer Repair?

If you know anything about sewer systems, you already know that repairing any damage to it should be done by professionals like Austin plumbers. It is not something that you do DIY even if you own the property that the sewer system is on.

But you don't need to worry. The people who do the repair are better at it than you - much, much better because they have been trained and are certified to do the job.
If you have any damage to your sewer system like a belly pipe, broken pipe, or corroded pipe, then you need to call on sewer repair services. You can easily find these services by going to Google and typing in the words “repair sewer” plus the name of your local area or zip code. If not Google, then you can also use Yelp.

Just like anything else, not all of these local businesses are created equally. Some do a better job than others. Of course you want to hire someone who does a good job. You can easily tell if somebody can do a good job by looking at his star ratings and customer reviews. There should be at least 4 star ratings based on more than one star rating.