Whether you are looking to buy an older home in the Denver area or if you have been living in an older Denver home for some time already, there are some things that you want to check for regarding the plumbing. Here are some of the most common plumbing issues to look for in these types of homes so you know what to fix.
- Plumbing pipes using bad materials – You can have a professional plumber come out to check some of the pipes to determine what materials are used. Some materials are more prone to wear down quickly and could cause rusting in the pipes. To remedy this, you may want to replace the pipes completely.
- Old fixtures – As the years go by, the fixtures tend to reach the end of their lifespan, making them more prone to breaks and issues. This makes it so the homeowner is paying for more repairs and parts. At a certain point, it may be more beneficial to replace the fixtures completely.
- Old defective repairs – Because an older home is often subject to many repairs, there have probably been a lot of hands on the plumbing of the home. Some repairs may not have been done correctly and can cause an issue down the road.
- Damaged and corroded pipes – The ever-changing temperatures in Denver can do a number on the pipes of a home, especially when they are older and can become damaged or corroded. This is something that may require an entire replacement plumbing system.
At Mr. Rooter® of Denver and Northern Colorado, our team of expert plumbers can help you remedy any issues you may have quickly and effectively.
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