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The Most Common Plumbing Dilemmas And How To Avoid Them

The Most Common Plumbing Dilemmas And How To Avoid Them

Spot the common plumbing problems and call a pro before it’s too late!

There is no shortage of plumbing problems that homeowners can face regularly. It can also often feel quite difficult to know the actual issue of your plumbing problem. The reality is, plumbing dilemmas are all too common — which is why you should always contact the professionals who can better diagnose your issue. Ultimately, here are some of the most common problems that’ll end up leading to your plumbing system working improperly and the ideal ways to avoid them from happening in the first place. 

A Leaky Toilet

For the most part, a leaky toilet is likely the result of a flush valve that will likely tear over time. In fact, the flush valve is just the simple mechanism that is designed to move the water from the tank that then leads into the toilet bowl, which is just how flushing operates. The reality is, more often than not, the chain link that actually connects the flush valve to the toilet itself may get all caught up and thereby keep the flapper open. Ultimately, this situation will always lead to your toilet to keep leaking. 

Bathroom Drains That Are Always Clogged

Bathroom drains can include any kind of drain like your bathroom sink, shower, or toilet drain. It’s these drains that are commonly clogged all too often. The reality is, hair, makeup, dirt, and beard trimmings can lead to drain clogs. Ultimately, it can be very easy to just forget to clean these types of debris from your drains after they’ve fallen into the drain. However, when you let all this debris pile up, it’ll most definitely cause a clog in your drain itself. As a result, it might be ideal to take the time to clean these drains before they get clogged to avoid severe plumbing problems over time.

Bottom Line

At the end of the day, there is nothing more important than understanding where your plumbing problems are coming from. Dealing with any plumbing issues immediately is the best way to avoid severe plumbing issues over time.


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’ve been 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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