How often should I have my plumbing inspected? 

After every 5 years you should go for plumbing inspection or when you have purchased a previously owned home.  Kwick Plumbing technicians will inspect your new home or existing home for plumbing recommendations.

Should I have my gas lines inspected?

Gas lines need additional inspections unless there is some damage due to an earthquake or accident.  Our licensed technicians are available 24/7 to solve your plumbing emergencies related to gas lines.

Sometimes I hear a high pitch sound coming from my pipes, should I be concerned?

Yes, you should be. Better call our technicians and they will check your plumbing pipes. At Kwick Plumbing, we have qualified technicians available 24/7 to quickly find out your plumbing problems and discuss your options.

Why does my plumbing rattle?

Rattling takes place when water lines come in contact with the wood of your floor joists.  Kwick Plumbing has expert technicians available 24/7 to repair your plumbing.

My water bill is high; could I have a plumbing problem?

Your faucets, pipes or toilets may be leaking from somewhere. You need to get them checked through our experts. This could be the reason of high bills.  The experts at Kwick Plumbing are available to inspect your home, identify potential problems and discuss your options.

How do I know if I have a broken or leaking water line outside?

Puddles on your property, excessive soft soil areas and / or the sound of running water when it is not in use or high water bills, these all are the signs of a potential problem.  You just relax and call Kwick Plumbing team to identify potential problems before they become an issue.

Why is my water pressure low?

There can be so many reasons why your water pressure is low. These include an obstructed or broken valve, deposits in pipes, crimped water line, leaks, etc.  The experts at Kwick Plumbing can help your resolve this problem quickly by identifying the real issue.

When I experience a small clog I use drain cleaners.  Are drain cleaners safe for my pipes?

Frequent drain cleaners usage can cause damage too.  You must read the directions given on the bottle as chemicals can be unsafe or even fatal.  Never mix different drain cleaners as chemical reactions can take place causing dangerous or deadly fumes.

What are the dos and don’ts of garbage disposal usage?

DO:

  • Allow water to run for at least 30 seconds after food has cleared
  • Give your disposal a brief rest between loads
  • Use baking soda to freshen your disposal
  • Use cold water and make sure plenty of water is running
  • Use ice to clean the disposal

DON’T

  • Put fibrous materials down your disposal (celery stocks, potato skins, corn husks, shrimp shells, etc)
  • Over stuff disposal.

What size water heater do I need for my home?

The size of the water heater you should depend on the family size and your hot water requirements.  For example:  a 40-50 gallon heater is plenty for a two bath home.  The experts at Kwick Plumbing can help you select the solutions that fit your home and lifestyle.