The Dangers of Delaying Plumbing Repairs

The Dangers of Delaying Plumbing Repairs

d22f4dec-cc68-4e88-a2a7-344ea1f14c7eWater damage to beautiful hardwood floors can run in the thousands of dollars to repair and can pose serious health risks (by creating conditions where mold can easily grow). When it comes to owning a home or commercial property it is very easy to be overwhelmed with the amount of expenses that arise. Foundation issues, roofing repairs and potential remodeling work can really add up While there are a number of things which constantly need to be maintained in a property, plumbing problems are one of the most important and should, under no circumstances, be overlooked or delayed.

A leaking faucet, running toilet or a non-working bathroom may seem like things which a homeowner can live with, but they are often a sign of a larger underlying problem. If property owners wait until there is a cataclysmic plumbing episode, the repair costs will most likely be much higher than they would have been had the problem been addressed early on .This also may not take into account the amount of damaged property that will need to be replaced. Cleaning up after events like this can lead property owners to loose many of their valued possessions and compromise the structural integrity of their building. Water damage will wreak havoc on in interior of your home and will result huge dollars spent in damaged furniture, and other pieces of expensive property. It goes without saying that sewage back-ups from toilets into a home or business pose severe health hazards in themselves, but there are even serious health risks that can arise from a leaking bathroom sink or shower.

When water leaks into walls and floors it makes conditions perfect for mold to start to grow. Mold not only looks unsightly but breathing it in can aggravate allergies and cause dangerous lung problems, especially in children. Also, if you own a commercial property and operate a business out of it, water damage and sewage back-ups can put you in violation of the building and health codes. Mold is extremely dangerous to the health of residents as it can induce allergic reactions and damage lungs. Many property owners try to solve plumbing problems themselves, but often times, end up not properly correcting the problem. This is going to lead to further expenses, headache, displacement and inconvenience down the road, if the problems are not properly handled as soon as possible. Hiring a licensed and insured plumbing professional is the best way to protect your property, residents, and bank account by getting the job done right the first time and preventing major disasters in the future. Do not make the mistake of putting off plumbing repairs until there is a major incident,

Note: and usually doing it yourself costs your time and gives you a headache to boot). Call us anytime at My Personal Plumber: 407-797-1900 We’ll answer your questions and offer 24 service.

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