Spring Time Plumbing Tips


Spring is a great time of year. The weather is heating up and we are finally starting to see some sunlight after a long wet and cold winter here in Tennessee. So many homeowners make the mistake of not paying attention to their home until it gets too late. You should always stay on top of the function of your home. This includes the plumbing system.

There is a common mistake that home owners make. Waiting until you have a problem on your hands, but there are many things that you can do to prevent a costly plumbing problem in your home. If you are looking for a great plumber in middle Tennessee then make sure that you contact us. 615-864-9459 H20 Plumbing and Water Heaters.

Here are some helpful tips you can do to help keep your home running well this summer.

  • Check On Your Sump Pump: Spring is the time of year that you need your sump pump the most. Heavy spring rains can cause a flood in your basement if you are not careful, so make sure that you contact a professional before the season is in full swing.
  • Clean Your Drains: Clean out your gutters, drains, and downspouts. Making sure that these are free and clear of debris that collected during winter. This will save you a headache in spring.
  • Schedule a Water Heater Tune-Up: Have you had your water heater serviced this year? If you have not, now is a great time to do so. You should have your water heater flushed regularly so that you rid it of any sediment and ensure that it always performs efficiently and correctly. Just because winter is over doesn’t mean that you don’t need hot water. Make sure that you give this appliance the attention it needs and deserves. Flushing of the sediment and a heating element check along with searching for any leaks in the hot water lines can save you money in the long run.
  • Check Your Faucets: Look for any drips or leaks that might lead to repairs in a home. If one of your sink faucets seems to drain a little sluggishly or is making ant gurgling sounds, schedule an appointment with us to do a drain cleaning. Make sure that everything is in order before the summer. Prevention is the key to a sound home plumbing system.
  • Invest in a Drain Strainer: If you want to help out your drains. You can invest in a drain strainer. This very cheap item are a way of keeping your drains from clogging. It can help with keeping things like soap scum, hair, and food out of your drain pipes.

There’s so much to know when it comes to your plumbing system and it’s easy to be overwhelmed. If you need help making sure that your plumbing system is ready for spring and summer then make sure that you contact our team. We provide the full spectrum of plumbing services including plumbing, drain and sewer, water heaters, and water treatment systems. We have serviced the Middle Tennessee are for years and we can give you the service you need too. Please call us at any time 615-864-9459.