What to do in a Plumbing Emergency before your Plumber Arrives

What to do in a Plumbing Emergency before your Plumber Arrives

As one of the most reputable plumbers in Durban, the experts at Maverick Plumbing understand the stress brought on by a plumbing emergency such as a leak. It is crucial that you stay calm and take the steps that are necessary to prepare adequately for the arrival of your plumber.

1. Locate the source of the leak as this will save the plumber valuable time. If you are struggling to determine the origin of the leak, you will have at least have eliminated some possibilities.
2. Once you have located the leak be sure to turn off the water valve connected to the source of the leak. If the leak is outside, you may want to shut down the valve and then activate the faucet in order to drain the water from the pipes as this will once again save time when the plumber arrives.
3. Ensure that you have cleared the area surrounding the leak of any items that could potentially obstruct the plumbers work, don’t forget to remove any small items from the appropriate space to make an efficient use of your plumbers time.

If you are seeking the specialist skills of plumbers in Durban, all you need to do is contact Mavericks Plumbing via email at info@maverickplumbing.co.za, and we can assist you with all of your plumbing needs. In the case of an emergency, you can give us a call on 082 925 3920.