Repiping your house occurs when your pipes are already aged or unsafe. Another group of reasons for replacement might be leaking or visible corrosion. In fact the list could go on with things like low water pressure, water discoloration, water tastes or smells bad and water temperature fluctuation.
Of course, it’s not your job to know all these possible reasons for repiping. If you just moved to a new place or don’t remember when was the last time a plumber checked your house pipes it’s time to call someone you trust and ask him to perform basic checks. Most companies will give you a free estimate and we are not an exception.
Repiping could be full or partial and there are a few main tasks a plumber is doing when replacing a pipe.
It starts with locating the pipes, cutting drywall where needed, pipe replacement and arranging and finally drywall replacement.
Along with these basic stages there are multiple mini tasks that are important to ensure a high quality service. This is where an expert could stand out and perform a great service.
Learn More About Planning Your House Repipe San Diego Based Project
If you have 4 seasons or a cold and warm season, best practice would be choose a time with a warmer weather like Spring. Depending on the size of the project if could take between a few hours and a few weeks. If the place is large then a common practice is hiring a couple of people so they finish much faster – what could take weeks for a single expert, could take 5 days if performed from a group of plumbers working in a team.
Once you choose an appropriate time it’s time to get a free estimate. What will help you recognize a great repiping contractor are mainly two company characteristics:
- Fair pricing
- Enough social proof evidence – Google My Business and/or Yelp reviews can do the job
When you get both fair pricing and there are at least 10-15 positive reviews, this should hint you that the company is legit and reliable.
Repiping is among the top plumbing issues home owners tend to postpone in time. Indeed, it’s a serious project to initiate, but the outcome is hugely rewarding.
We began this article with a paragraph of reasons why you might needed. If you are still unsure if you need repiping you can always give us a call for a free estimate. Here’s our contact page where you could submit an inquiry for a repipe San Diego or San Diego county based residential house.