3 Things You Never Knew About Residential Plumbing Services

3 Things You Never Knew About Residential Plumbing Services

Household plumbing and pipes are something that everyone has to deal with from time to time. In fact, you’re never as aware of your dependence on residential plumbing services until your plumbing network starts to act up. Plumbing is essential to a lot of our every day activities, be it cooking and cleaning, or cleaning ourselves.

We’ve compiled a few interesting facts about residential plumbing services and the modern plumbing industry that you probably didn’t know about. Let’s take a look at these fun and interesting facts, and reflect on the importance of modern plumbing technologies.

1. Copper Piping in Residential Plumbing Services

Copper piping, which is the number one material used in plumbing work today, is the very same material used by Egyptians to lay their own pipes, more than 3000 years ago.

2. Save Water with Your Toilet

A low flush toilet can save your household up to 70,000 litres of water a year.

3. Stop Wasting Water

In a typical South African household, more than 30,000 litres of water are wasted every year while running the faucet waiting for hot water. In fact, as much as 15% of your household’s annual water heating costs can be wasted heating this extra 30,000 litres of water.

Partner with Mavericks Plumbing for Expert Residential Plumbing Services

For many years, we’ve provided celebrated commercial and residential plumbing services to home and business owners throughout the Durban area. With years of combined industry experience to tap into, we’ve learned a lot about the needs and demands faced by our clients. To this end, we continue to tailor our services to meet the demands of our customers in an economical and efficient manner.

Let us help you keep your plumbing system running smoothly, without breaking the bank. Our team of seasoned plumbing professionals is always at hand to provide you with all the help and insight needed to make an informed decision. Speak to us today to learn more about our services and solutions, and for greater insights on how to keep your plumbing system operating and working effectively.