Having good working plumbing is very important part of managing your home. The following tips on fixing and maintaining your plumbing at home.
Your septic tank should be pumped out at least once every five years if you want it to stay in optimum working order. This stop sedimentary particles from accumulating in the tank, and in the worst cases, flooding your home or making the entire system to fail. Although it is somewhat of an expense to pump out a septic tank, it is nothing compared to what you will have to spend on cleaning up a backup of sewage or repairing or replacing your septic system.
Noisy pipes that make squeaking or hammering sounds are an easy do-it-yourself project. You will need to anchor any type of exposed pipes.
If a water pipe freezes, have the tap closest to it turned on so the water can exit while the pipe thaws. This reduces … Read the rest