Every modern home relies heavily on the plumbing system to bring fresh water in and drive used water out. When something goes awry with that system, it brings everything to a halt. When you’re a homeowner, it’s important to know how your specific plumbing system works so you can anticipate potential problems, perform maintenance, and have a plan for when things go wrong.
The good news is that plumbing is not a complicated system. It can be frustrating when trying to identify the source of a leak or malfunction, but it’s pretty basic overall. With a bit of know-how and some common tools you can keep the water flowing in your home.
Check out this month’s issue of Home Sweet Home Magazine for everything you need to know about the 8 most common plumbing problems and how to avoid them.