We all love using hot water in our homes, especially in our showers and baths. There is nothing quite as relaxing or refreshing as a stream of hot water on your back, but in many houses this is preceded by an uncomfortably long stream of cold water. You might not even realise that you can get your hot water system upgraded and cut down on the waiting period. That is just one of the many advances that have come along in the last few years as modern plumbing continues to find new ways to improve our habits in the bathroom.
Swimming pool pumps help to circulate water in the pool to remove impurities and mix chemicals used for cleaning. The pump works by pulling water from the main drain and skimmers and pushing it through a series of systems for filtration, heating and sanitisation. The water is then pumped back into the pool where the process starts all over again. Therefore, the pump is integral to the proper functioning of a swimming pool.
Every homeowner should know the signs of blocked or damaged drains or pipes in the home, and of damaged pipes outside the home as well. Ignoring any type of blockage or even a small leak or crack in plumbing pipes can lead to a major plumbing disaster, as well as more expensive repair bills down the road.
However, keep in mind that a blocked drain or damaged pipe doesn't always mean that water won't drain away, or that toilets will get clogged and won't flush.