The plumbing in your home is truly the most critical system that adds convenience and functionality to your daily life. When issues strike, this is an inconvenience for any homeowner. At Rapid Plumbing Group Pty Ltd, we take every plumbing complication seriously.
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What is a plumbing emergency?
There are many types of plumbing emergencies that can occur in the home. A few of the most common include:
- Pipe leaks
- Frozen pipes
- Blocked drains
- Blocked toilets
- Tap malfunctions
While some of these problems seem minor, they tend to become emergencies when they have the potential to cause damage to your home, they cannot be fixed by a regular plunger, they cause a disruption to your daily routine, or they disrupt the proper function of your piping system.
If you encounter any of the above problems, the first step you should take is to turn off your water system by shutting off the main valve. This will stop the flow of water and cease any damage that may begin to occur. Once done, give our experts a call and let us solve your plumbing issues in no time.
Leaky Tap? Let Us Help!
Dealing with a leaky kitchen or bathtub tap? Leaking taps can be caused by a few things, but the most common cause is a damaged washer or valve. When you call our team for service, we’ll dispatch one of our expert Penrith plumbers to your home to assess the leaky tap and provide the right repair. If the leaking tap is beyond repair, we will recommend replacement. In any case, our plumbers always provide honest recommendations and offer cost-effective solutions that meet your budget and needs.
Call Us for Water Leak Detection Services
In a plumbing emergency, even after you shut off the main valve to your water supply, the meter will continue to run. This is a clear sign that you have a water leak somewhere in your home. The trick lies in finding it.
A professional technician is fully equipped to handle this problem. When dispatched to your residence, our professionals will utilize tools to locate the leaking piping that could be either within your home or underground.
Water leak detection is a great way to find the leak quickly before it causes any more damage or inconvenience.
How Are Blocked Toilets Resolved?
One very common plumbing emergency is a blocked toilet that simply cannot be resolved with a regular plunger. This type of blockage results from something being lodged deeply within the pipe. Professional technicians resolve this problem by using a plumbing snake and lodging it into the piping system to remove the blockage.
If the blockage results from something more severe, such as sewage backup, our technicians will turn to more specialized techniques such as water jetting. Water jetting involves blasting water through your sewer line at extremely high pressures to thoroughly scour your pipe and flush out debris.