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How to keep your household machines in top shape

The appliances in our homes are used on a frequent basis, so you want to make sure that you care for them as best you can. Before you go calling in a DC plumber to handle the problem for you, there are a few ways you can check to see what is going on. You might just find that you can handle the issue on your own.

You need to check all of the machines regularly to ensure that they stay in the best shape possible. There are numerous ways in which they can become clogged, from stuffing too many items down a garbage disposal to non-flushable items that have been put into the toilet. Clogs can happen anywhere, and damage your pipes.

When dealing with your dishwasher, you need to make sure that you clean off your plates as much as possible for putting them through a wash cycle. If you leave pieces of food and other debris on the plate, there is a higher chance that they will become dislodged and clog up the dishwasher.

An easy way to ensure that your household appliances are running well and won't become worn out is to make sure that the machine itself is level. If it is set at an angle, there is an increased chance of shaking and leaking. If you notice that a leak has started to appear, adjusting the feet just might do the trick.

If you are facing issues with any of the plumbing systems in your home, be sure to schedule an appointment with John C. Flood as soon as possible! Check out the rest of our website to learn more about all of the different services that we offer.