Your Questions Answered About Commercial Plumbing Services

by | Nov 6, 2021 | Plumbing and Plumbers

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If you experience plumbing problems at your place of business, it’s imperative that you contact commercial plumbing services in St Louis as quickly as possible. Plumbing issues will get worse and more expensive if they’re not fixed right away. Below you’ll learn the answers to some of the most common questions that are asked about plumbing issues in commercial buildings.

Q.) What can be done to fix old, leaky pipes in a commercial building?

A.) A certified plumber will first inspect the water pipes on the inside and outside of the building. Many times the best solution for pipes that leak in several places is to replace the entire plumbing system. Old water pipes are often deteriorated beyond repair, and a new plumbing system will work more efficiently and last for many years.

Q.) What will a professional plumber do to clear a clogged drain in a commercial building?

A.) Before clearing your clogged drain, the plumber will begin by determining the cause of the clog. If the water pipes outside the building are clogged due to tree roots in the line, the plumber will have to use a drain auger to cut up and remove the roots. If the roots have caused the pipes to crack, the plumber will also have to replace the broken water pipes. If the clogged pipe is close to the sink drain, the plumber can run a drain snake down into the pipes to break up the clog. If the clog is due to a foreign object that has fallen down the drain, the plumber may choose to remove a section of the water pipe to remove the object.

Q.) What should be done if a water leak has caused a commercial building to flood?

A.) As soon as you notice that your building is flooded, close the water valve to turn off the main source of water that runs into your building. If the water is becoming deep, call your electric company and request that they turn off the electricity to your house. To keep the flooding under control and to make the necessary repairs, contact commercial plumbing services in St Louis as soon as possible.

Classic Aire Care specializes in residential and commercial plumbing services including sewer and drain cleaning, gas line hook ups and hot water heater repair. Contact the company for 24 hour service or to schedule a free estimate.

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