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Faucet Repair Calgary

With our base situated in Calgary, Alberta; Instant Plumbing & Heating offers exceptional quality faucet repair services to residential customers.

Offering services in the plumbing industry for over 50 years now means that we have amassed an impressive amount of skills necessary for tackling any kind of problem that may occur with faucets such as leaks or dripping faucets as well as those caused by low water pressure and clogs.

Our commitment to customer satisfaction means that we offer prompt and reliable solutions for our clients all delivered at competitive prices.

Having a functioning faucet is important

A healthy living or work environment requires functional faucets that provide clean water for essential daily activities such as cooking, washing, and drinking.

By neglecting faulty faucets’ need for repairs, one exposes themselves and their surroundings to potential consequences such as:

– Water wastage: Leaky taps over time result in significant water losses; this adds up financially while also putting undue pressure on natural resources. – Property damage: Leaks from malfunctioning taps may harm nearby walls, floors, fixtures; this leads to high costs when fixing them.

– Mold & mildew growth: Continuous moisture buildup from leaking taps creates an ideal breeding ground for harmful mold & mildew; this poses health risks.

– Damage to plumbing systems: Neglecting broken taps causes further damages which may warrant extensive repairs or replacement of other plumbing components.

Promptly fixing faucet issues is crucial both in avoiding further complications and maintaining efficient plumbing systems.

Common Faucet Issues

Here are some common hints that your faucet requires repairs.

Leaky Faucets

Leaky faucets aren’t just annoying but they waste precious resources too; hence addressing them on priority becomes essential as inactive action could lead higher utility bills.

Such leakages may occur due to damaged washers, O-rings, or gaskets that need prompt replacement.

Additionally, faulty valve seats are also contributing factors to water leaks.

Dripping Faucets

Dripping faucets can also cause unnecessary wastage of water and disrupt our peace with incessant dripping sounds.

Fortunately, replacing damaged washers, O-rings or gaskets can usually save the day for most dripping faucet issues.

Low Pressure Faucets

Low water pressure in faucets is a common issue exacerbated by mineral buildup obstructing smooth water flow that warrants a clogged aerator.

Often times when encountering issues with ones faucet there are several possible causes at play; one possible contributing factor is damage or blockage within the supply line itself while other issues might arise from problems within your homes overall plumbing system.


Another potential culprit is a build up of sediment often found in minerals deposits; debris which may accumulate within your pipes or even worn out components within your fixtures themselves – these factors all contribute towards creating stubborn clogs which make it difficult for your water supply to flow unencumbered.

Noisey Faucets

Another thing to look out for is loud noises emanating from ones fixture be it screeching, hissing or some other sound.

These could be symptomatic of damaged or loose parts within the faucet itself; sediment build up within the unit or problems with how water pressure is being managed and distributed.

Corroded Parts

Its also worth pointing out that one potential issue relating to fixture degradation pertains to corrosive damage caused by exposure to hard water over time as well as harsh chemical cleaners used for maintenance purposes.

Over time these elements can gradually wear away at key components within your fixtures until the point where they are no longer functioning effectively – a problem which can require costly repairs to rectify.

Faucets offer easy access to clean water; however, they can experience problems compromising their function over time.

Corroded components are often linked with reduced water pressure and leaks. In such instances replacing damaged areas is recommended for optimal unit performance restoration.

Loose Handles

Worn-out washers or loose screws within the faucet mechanism tend to cause wobbling during use from frequent turning of the handle leading over time causing damage hence requiring replacement for proper handling ability.

Faulty Cartridge

Use of cartridges is common practice in modern faucets as opposed valves.

Although ideal reliability offered by this technology improves efficiency considerably wear and tear from frequent use leads faulty units causing reduced water pressure and leaks requiring cartridge replacement for improved performance.

Final Thoughts

Promptly addressing any issues with your faucet is imperative when it comes to preventing further damage or inconvenience – thats where Instant Plumbing & Heating comes into play.

As reputable experts in Calgarys plumbing industry they have the know how necessary to handle all of your faucet repair requirements.

Their team of licensed and certified plumbers is well versed in identifying and remedying a variety of common faucet problems, including leaks, drips, low water pressure or clogs.

With a commitment towards outstanding service delivery on all fronts; quality parts usage during repairs as well as consideration for customer satisfaction – selecting Instant Plumbing & Heating translates to peace of mind when it comes to resolving problematic faucets before they turn into bigger issues later down the line.

Our amiable and well-informed team is at your disposal to ensure swift restoration of your faucet’s functionality. Count on their proficiency and approachability as they extend a helping hand.

George Pinel
George Pinel

These blog posts are brought to you from George Pinel & the Instant Plumbing team.

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