Plumbing Questions & Answers from DCRS

Plumbing Questions

Slab leaks can be a major problem for your home. Slab leaks occur when pipes in your foundation become corroded and/or the pipes burst. Spikes in your water bill, cracked foundations, pooling water around your home, hot floors, low water pressure etc. are all potential signs of a slab leak. If you have any of the systems an experienced master plumber should be called. The plumbing pros at DCRS are expert at detecting and repairing slab leaks. Call us today for a thorough inspection.

A re-pipe is a complete replacement of the incoming fresh water system in a home or business. Re-pipes are very common and may be necessary in situations where the plumbing pipes have begun to leak due to deterioration, or when there is low pressure due to calcification is in pipes.

If you live in an older home, you may have pipes that are wearing down which makes them prone leaks. Whether you need a small amount of re-piping done to replace a few bad pipes or you need a complete whole-house re-piping, you can trust the work to DCRS.

Homes built prior to 1970 and have not been remodeled are the usual candidates for re-piping. Most of these homes have older pipes that need replacing. Re-pipes are regularly done during remodeling projects. DCRS has excellent references for the many re-pipe jobs we’ve completed. Call us today, we’ll be happy to assist.

The amount of time it takes for a remodel depends on the complexity and details of your project. The most important thing to consider with a remodel project is if you’ve hired a plumbing contractor who is knowledgeable, experienced and insured. DCRS is all of that and more. We are your local experts in kitchen and bath remodeling projects.

When looking for a plumber for a commercial project make sure you hire a company that specifically handles commercial jobs. Commercial plumbing projects require different code, permit and inspection requirements. DCRS has the commercial experience and credentials to professionally navigate any commercial project you may have. We are licensed, bonded, HUB certified, insured and we have excellent corporate references to support our work.

A confined space has limited or restricted means for entry or exit, and it is not designed for continuous employee occupancy. Confined space includes underground vaults, tanks, storage bins, manholes, pits, silos, process vessels, and pipelines. The plumbers at DCRS are trained and certified to work in confined space. If you need confined space installation, maintenance or repair, DCRS is who you should call.

Gas line repair is something you should NEVER do yourself! The utility company will repair some gas line problems but most should be completed by a master plumber. The plumbers at DCRS are trained and experienced in gas line installs and repairs. We get the job done right and we do it safely. Whether you’re installing a gas line for a new stove, oven or heater or whatever your gas line needs may be, call DCRS for safe, expert gas line work.

DCRS is your one call does it all plumbing provider for Residential, Commercial and Industrial plumbing projects. Some of the services we offer include:

    • Backflow testing, repair and installation: DCRS can regularly test for pressure, water temperature, water quality and turbidity. We are your backflow installation experts.

 

    • Lift Station Pumps: The plumbers at DCRS can install lift station pumps to remove sewage. Prevent problems by having DCRS regularly maintain your system.

 

  • Storm Drains: DCRS has experienced licensed industrial plumbers who will clean out clogged storm drains and make any repairs necessary. Call the pros at DCRS today.