Technicians from Beehive Plumbing can repair or replace your main water line in Salt Lake City. If you’re having issues with your main line, such as a break or decay, we’re the best choice for professional plumbing services inside or outside of your home. It’s easy to forget about underground plumbing and have the idea that materials will last indefinitely, however, there are circumstances that can cause your system to fail or perform poorly. If you notice a sudden spike in your water bill, it could be due to:
- Frozen pipes that burst
- Seismic activity
- Settling ground
- Out-dated materials
Whose Responsibility is It?
The homeowner is responsible for water lines between the street and their house. Beyond that range, you should consider it your responsibility to alert the water company about an issue, but the burden for repair will not fall on you. If you suspect or have seen an indication of a water main break, it’s essential that you act quickly to reduce the likelihood of property damage and costly repairs and complications. Know the signs of a water main line break:
- Flowing or pooling water in the street, in your yard, or near your home
- Damp drywall, indicating a break inside of your home
- Wet spots around household fixtures
- A sudden high water bill with no explanation
- Foundation cracks
- A sudden drop in water pressure
- Slow drainage inside of your home
- Water backflow
- Bubbling, hissing, whistling, banging, dripping, or clanking sounds may all indicate there is a broken pipe somewhere in the system
Financing For Repairs
It’s not always possible to budget for a broken main water line in Salt Lake City- even in the best of circumstances, a plumbing disaster can occur with no foreknowledge or warning. Beehive Plumbing is pleased to offer comprehensive financing for issues like water main line repairs, water heater replacements, and other plumbing repairs and replacement services that occur unexpectedly. One of the best reasons to choose Beehive Plumbing when you need an emergency plumber is that we can help you apply for and get approved for financing to defer the immediate costs of plumbing- and it’s a lot easier than you may think.
Taking Immediate Action
If you suspect a break in your main water line, Salt Lake City experts from Beehive Plumbing can come out immediately to troubleshoot and mitigate the situation. We highly recommend calling in a professional rather than trying to do the job on your own. There are numerous things that can go wrong along the way- and you may end up paying more when all is said and done than if you had called us in the first place.
Consider Water Line Insurance
In the state of Utah, homeowners can purchase water main line insurance to help defer some or all of the costs of the repair or replacement when things go wrong. Speak with your insurance agent about obtaining plumbing insurance or contact Beehive Plumbing for additional information on how you can protect your home plumbing.Main Water Line Salt Lake City