Most people ignore their Murrieta leaky faucets unless the noise keeps them up at night. That is a mistake as it will cost you. According to the California Water & Power Authority, a faucet leaking will add $15 to $40 a month to your home water bill. According to the United States Environmental Protection Agency, just one dripping faucet can cause water loss more than 10,000 gallons of water per year. That would be enough to fill up most home swimming pools. Keeping your faucets in good working order and getting rid of leaks could reduce your annual water bill by 10%. The Murrieta licensed professional plumbers at R&R Plumbers can take care of that problem for far less than you might imagine.
R&R Temecula Plumbers has the most 5-star reviews of all Murrieta/Temecula/Menifee plumbers when it comes to garbage disposals and faucets leaking. With over 20 years of Murrieta plumbing expertise, you can trust that R&R Murrieta Plumbing will take care of all your bathroom and kitchen plumbing needs.
Bathroom and kitchen faucets have several internal parts that will wear out. Once a part fails, your faucets will begin to leak. You will notice your faucet leaking from the spout, the handles or the base of the faucet. This will lead to water on your counter and/or under the vanity. Water damage is far more costly to repair than your faucet.
For do it yourselfers, if you have a leaky compression faucet you might want to first look at the seat washers. To fix this problem, pull off the cap on the handle. Under it, you will find a screw that needs to be removed. At this point, pull off the handle. Finally, use a crescent wrench to unscrew the packing nut. Now that you have unscrewed the stem, remove the seat washer and replace it with a new one. Make sure that the seat washer is the right size. You place the seat washer with a brass screw.
The most common other reason for leaking faucets is due to poor installation. Whenever you need a local faucet leaking or garbage disposal repair guy or want installation service, call Ryan at R&R Plumbing. We can address all your plumbing repair and installation needs in a cost-effective and professional manner. From the bathroom sink to your kitchen faucet, you can count on R&R Plumbing for fast quality leaking faucet repair.