Morganton Pipe Plumbing Services
Expert Pipe Repair & Replacement
Plumbing pipes are one of the most overlooked detail in any property, mainly since they are out of sight and typically work as expected. However, it’s important that you pay attention to the water and sewer pipes in your North Carolina home before there is an emergency. Pipes can become damaged over time as they age. They can also be negatively affected by temperature changes and tree roots. When you need a reliable Morganton plumber to take care of your pipes, turn to Benjamin Franklin Plumbing® of Morganton. Our expert team brings decades of experience repairing and replacing plumbing pipes. Using only the latest methods and technologies, our plumbing team ensure quality work every time.
Do you suspect a leak or a blockage in your pipes? Contact us now at (800) 259-7705 to request a service.
Signs You Might Need Pipe Repair
It is easy to ignore a sink or toilet that drains slowly or a faucet that drips periodically, but these are signs that something is wrong with your plumbing pipes. Knowing that your pipes run throughout your home, you need to be quick to respond to slight changes. If you wait and ignore those early warning signs, it can lead to serious water damage to your home and your possessions.
Signs that you are in need of pipe repair plumbing include:
- Water leaking or dripping from a faucet
- Strange noises when turning the water on
- Dripping sounds that may not be visible but are concealed by walls, cabinets, or furniture
- Bad odors emanating from your home or yard
- Pools of water in your home or yard from a dripping pipe
- Mold and mildew growth
- Damage to wood flooring and furniture
If you are experiencing any of these issues, it is time to have your pipes checked. Even if you don’t suspect a problem, we recommend regularly having your pipes evaluated to detect issues when they’re still small and easily repairable.
Regular Pipe Maintenance Prevents Problems
Having a professional routinely perform pipe maintenance in your North Carolina home will reduce pipe problems related to clogging, leaking, flooding, and bursting. If you keep your water pipes well-maintained, they will function better and save you more money in the long run. As a trusted, professional plumber, we can diagnose issues before you may even notice that there is something wrong with your pipes.
Pipe maintenance includes the following:
- Regular deep cleaning with specific cleaning solutions
- Inserting a tool to break up solid waste or debris
- Properly removing solid waste or debris
- Scouring the insides of pipes
- Using specific solutions to reduce odors from dirty pipes
Take advantage of the skills and tools we have to help you avoid emergency situations. We can provide regular evaluations, as well as deep cleaning services, to keep your pipes in great condition. The average home in the United States uses 400 gallons of water per day. That is a lot of work and strain on your pipes, which is why pipe maintenance is so important. Discover our Maintenance Program to keep your home in working order.
Replacing Old, Worn-Out Pipes
Are you noticing a sudden drop in your water pressure? Are your pipes frozen, corroded, or leaking? When you have any issues with your pipes, it’s important to act fast. At Benjamin Franklin Plumbing® of Morganton, our professional plumbers handle plumbing pipe concerns quickly and efficiently. Because we know that pipes are the backbone of your plumbing system, we strive to make sure that we use only the finest materials and provide only superior results when repairing or replacing your pipes. With years of experience working on plumbing projects of all sizes, we are qualified to handle both partial and whole-house repiping of your home.
Signs You Need Repiping Service
Failed pipes can cause thousands of dollars of structural damage to your home. Leaks, especially slab leaks and other hidden leaks, can result in mold growth, wood rot, and weakened foundation.
Immediately call a plumber if you notice any of the following:
- Murky or rust-colored water
- Odors from built up rust and other contaminants
- Low water pressure
- Scalding hot water
- Inability to use multiple appliances at once
- Spikes in your water bills
There is a lot hiding under your home and in your walls. When pipes are corroded, worn down or cracked, harmful bacteria and other contaminants can slip into your potable water. What’s worse is that if a pipe leak lies beneath your property’s foundation, you may be losing water and money every day without knowing. Improving your plumbing’s efficiency and performance along with protecting your health and safety, is our priority.
The Repiping Process
Our repiping services are designed to improve your plumbing setup and your water’s quality and flow. If your property’s pipes are leaking, collapsed, or broken, repiping might be the next best step.
During the repiping process, our technicians will:
- Thoroughly inspection your plumbing to determine which pipes need to be replaced
- Assist you in choosing the right pipe materials
- Dig the right size of holes in your floors or walls, minimizing the damage as much as possible
- Insert and route the new pipes through the holes
- Seal the spaces around the pipe line tightly to prevent moisture
- Test the water pressure to ensure the normal flow rate
If you live in an older home, chances are you have galvanized pipes or polybutylene pipes. Both of these pipe materials are a hazard and will need to be replaced sooner or later. Our plumbers have experience installing and repairing copper, CPVC, and PVC pipes using trenchless pipe linings. All of these options are long-lasting and can prevent future problems.
Protect Your Property with Expert Plumbers
Pipes are the backbone of your plumbing. They are the vessel that brings clean water in your home and remove wastewater away. Pipes are so vital to keeping your home functioning but can also be dangerous to your home and your health if not properly maintained. It is always an emergency when pipes leak, break, or clog. When your property is affected, work with the expert team at Benjamin Franklin Plumbing® of Morganton as soon as possible.
If you have questions or are interested in having the pipes in and around your home evaluated, do not hesitate to call us to schedule a water pipe fix with our skilled Morganton plumbers at (800) 259-7705.