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Signs your bathroom plumbing needs repair: Part One

The bathroom is one of the most used rooms in any home. From the moment you wake up and jump in the shower to the time you spend brushing your teeth, every pipe in the bathroom is used on a regular basis. That is why it is so important for you to take good care of this system, as even the smallest problem could become a huge disaster over time.

There are certain signs you should be on the lookout for that will give you a good idea as to what state the plumbing is in. You don't need to be a DC plumber or an expert in order to recognize when a repair needs to be made.

One of the most obvious tell-tale signs that something is wrong is if you hear a knocking each time your shower or sink is being used. The knocking sound could be the result of either water pressure that is too high, or a pipe has come loose and is not functioning as well as it could. Loose pipes can be especially damaging, as the constant movement may cause them to spring a leak.

When you go to take a shower in the morning, you want a full blast of warm water to wake you up. Well, if there is a blockage or another issue with your pipes, the water will come out as a drip or not at all. If this is the case in your bathroom, you will need the problem to be looked at by a professional right away.

If you are facing issues with the plumbing in your bathroom, be sure to schedule an appointment with John C. Flood today!