Diagnose Low Water Pressure Problems

Diagnose Low Water Pressure Problems

Having low water pressure at home can make even the simplest of tasks annoying and tedious. When only one or two fixtures at home suffer from low pressure, you can easily remedy the problem by focusing on getting just that fixture fixed. However, a variety of different plumbing issues can affect the water pressure to the whole house. For instance, every time you run the dishwasher the toilets don’t flush well and you can’t take a shower if anything else is running. A long hot shower is no fun when the water pressure is too low. Waiting for the toilet to refill so you can run the water for a bath. Choosing between starting the wash and flushing a toilet or taking a shower. Low water pressure is always a huge pain. We get a lot of service requests for fixing low water pressure in homes. If you experience low water pressure in different areas of the house, the first thing you need to do is to narrow down the root cause of the problem. Check your water pressure symptoms against this list to see if you have a problem that you can fix easily or if it’s time to call in the professional local plumber. Here are some great plumbing tips to help diagnose your low water pressure problem. 1. Check your water meter. Make sure that the water meter is turned on all the way. Sometimes, when people make sewer repairs they turn the water back on slowly and just a little bit at a time. Unfortunately, it’s often the case that they forget to turn it...

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