When was the last time you used your outdoor faucet? If you're like most homeowners, you probably need it fairly often, at least during the warmer seasons. People use their outdoor faucets for a variety of reasons, from watering the garden to washing the car. In fact, many homeowners utilize their outdoor faucets more than they realize. But like indoor faucets, the ones outside your home sometimes become damaged or start leaking, which can lead to flooding, higher water bills and an array of other problems. Luckily, Roto-Rooter's list of outdoor plumbing services includes several that have to do with your outdoor faucet, which means we can solve whatever problem you may have. Take a look at some of the services we provide:
When outdoor spigots start to leak, it can cause some serious issues for homeowners, which is why it's so important to solve the problem immediately, rather than putting it off. Roto-Rooter plumbing and drain professionals are available 24 hours a day, seven days a week to help with emergency residential plumbing issues, so schedule a service as soon as you notice a leak. Here's what the Roto-Rooter professional will do about your leaking outdoor faucet:
Roto-Rooter plumbing and drain professionals can also install a new outdoor spigot or replace an existing one.
In extreme cases, an outdoor faucet may be leaking due to a cracked or damaged pipe in the water or sewer lines that run under your property. In that situation, Roto-Rooter professionals will perform emergency sewer repair services. While traditional sewer repair involves digging out the yard or driveway to access the sewer line, Roto-Rooter can now perform what's called trenchless sewer repair using state-of-the-art technologies. He or she will either fix or replace the water or sewer pipe or reline it with tough epoxy materials that are less likely to become damaged.
There are a few ways you can maintain your outdoor spigot to keep it working properly throughout the year. Here are some tips to keep in mind:
If you're not comfortable performing DIY faucet fixes or maintenance, give Roto-Rooter a call or schedule a service online, and we'll send a plumbing and drain professional your way.