Top 5 Most Common Residential Plumbing Issues

Most people know that plumbing is one of the most important aspects of a home. What many people don’t know, however, is that plumbing issues are one of the most common homeowner complaints. Plumbing problems can be anything from a leaky faucet to a full-blown sewage backup. And while some plumbing problems may seem minor, they can snowball into significant issues. In this post, Drain Genie Plumbing Services reveals the top five most common residential plumbing issues. 

What to Do When You Have a Plumbing Emergency

Do you know what to do when you have a plumbing emergency? Water damage can be a huge issue, especially if the cause is burst pipes. Burst pipes can lead to flooding and water damage. To avoid disaster, you should quickly identify problems and take specific steps to stop the flooding, addressing any water damage. In this post, Drain Genie Plumbing Services explains.

3 Examples of When You Should Call a Professional Plumber in Orlando

Some people fancy themselves to be quite the handyman, and perhaps you are one of them. When it comes to plumbing issues, savvy homeowners may be able to perform minor projects. However, most Orlando property owners should bring in a professional plumber for significant plumbing issues. Drain Genie Plumbing Services uses skilled, trained professionals with plenty of experience. If you run into any of the three cases we cover in this article, we highly recommend giving us a call.

Top 5 Causes of Water Damage in Orlando Homes

Orlando homeowners generally love water, except when it invades their homes. Fortunately, Drain Genie Plumbing Services provides Orlando residents and businesses with reliable plumbing services and water damage restoration when things go wrong. Speaking of something going wrong, we’ve had all sorts of service calls over the years. Consequently, we thought it might be helpful to tell you about the top five causes of water damage we typically see. 

Every Second Counts with Water Damage Restoration

Have you experienced water damage in your Orlando area home? Often, homeowners are unaware of the seriousness of water damage, choosing to just wait for it to dry instead of having a professional handle the problem. However, it’s imperative to begin the water damage restoration process as soon as possible after a flood or other water damage occurs. And today, your friends at Drain Genie Plumbing Services are explaining why.

3 Bad Shower Habits That Damage Your Plumbing

When you get ready for your shower every morning, your plumbing is probably the last thing on your mind. After all, a shower is a time to relax, cleanse your body, and get ready for the day – it’s not the time to stress about home maintenance. However, there are several bad habits that could be damaging your plumbing every day without you even realizing it. Today, our team at Drain Genie Plumbing Services is discussing the three most common things Orlando homeowners do in the shower that are ruining their bathroom plumbing.

3 Ways to Protect Your Home from Water Damage

Water damage is one of the most common and costliest disasters your home can experience. Water should only be present in your home in a controlled area, such as pipes, sinks, or bathtubs. You should never have water running freely in crawlspaces, basements, on your floors, or down your walls. The good news is that there are a few simple things you can do to help avoid water damage in your Florida home. Follow these three tips from the experts at Drain Genie Plumbing Services to protect your home this winter.

3 Reasons Your Plumbing Might Smell

If you’re a homeowner, sometimes you have problems that stink – both figuratively and literally. Today, we’re discussing some problems that literally can make your home smell bad. The fact is that the plumbing in your home has a smelly job, and sometimes that smell can back up into your home and it is not pleasant. Today, our team at Drain Genie Plumbing Services is discussing three possible causes of stinky plumbing.

3 Tips to Help Your Pipes Last Longer

Your pipes are one of the only systems in your home that operates nonstop – all day, every day. Between your everyday showers, dishes, and laundry, your plumbing has a lot of water to move, and that’s a lot of work! Over time, all that water moving through your pipes can cause them to thin out, start leaking, and occasionally even burst! To protect your investment, our team at Drain Genie Plumbing Services has put together a list of habits you can start today to lengthen the life of your pipes.

Plumbing Leaks 101

If you own a home, sooner or later you are going to experience some sort of plumbing leak. Often, these leaks seem to come out of nowhere. After all, if you didn’t damage your pipe, why should it suddenly start leaking? What went wrong? More often than not, common household plumbing leaks are caused by a combination of age and normal wear-and-tear. Finding, fixing, and preventing leaks is all about knowing where they come from – and that is where our team at Drain Genie comes in.