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How to Tell You Need Water Line Replacement

How to Tell You Need Water Line Replacement

You could need simply water line replacement. Here are some ways to figure out that’s what you need.

Having a constant water supply in your home is essential. Sometimes, though, you will take it for granted until the service is interrupted. But just because your water has stopped working doesn’t mean you failed to pay your water bill. You could simply need water line replacement. Here are some ways to figure out that’s what you need.

Your Lawn is Wet

It might not just be the morning dew. If you notice that your lawn is unusually wet, then this could be a sign that you need water line replacement. Although it might feel like it rains every day during the fall, an unseasonal heatwave could make things worse for your lawn. It’s entirely possible that your water line burst and is leaking water that you won’t notice right away.

Insufficient Water Pressure

Another way to tell that you need water line replacement is when you notice low water pressure. Your drains could be clogged, or there might be something wrong with the sewer line. Either way, both are contributing factors. If you’re unhappy with the amount of water pressure in your home, then it’s time to call the experts at Alpha Plumbing for assistance.

Higher Bills

Paying higher bills for anything can put an unexpected strain on your finances. If you didn’t know about a leak, particularly in your water line, you probably won’t know until you get your next water bill. That’s another way to know if you need any water line replacement.

Water Looks Wrong

The water in your home should almost always come in clear. But if you see brownish-red water, then it’s possible that rust is in your water system and it hasn’t been properly flushed out yet. Look at your pipes, especially if they’re made of copper. While copper is rust-resistant, it’s not foolproof. Rust can be a huge headache, so you will need professional expertise to get rid of it right away.


Alpha Plumbing is a full-service plumbing and contracting company serving the Baltimore and Annapolis metro area with expertise in all aspects of plumbing. We’re family-owned and operated since 1991 from our office in Pasadena. We offer quality plumbing services at reasonable rates in a timely fashion. Our trucks are equipped with GPS systems to ensure we’re prompt and on time. No job is too large or too small! We maintain a fleet of well-stocked trucks and also own and operate our own backhoes for jobs requiring excavation.

For more information and to get a free no-obligation estimate, you can contact us on our website, send us an e-mail, or give us a call at (410) 255-5998.

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