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When to Call for Emergency Plumbing Services

plumber-wrenchSometimes homeowners are unsure what constitutes an “emergency,” so we’re here to clear things up a bit. Emergencies don’t always have to mean that your home is bursting at the seams with water, sometimes an “emergency” is just a clogged toilet. We’ve listed some of the most common emergencies below, if you find yourself running into a problem like this below make sure that you contact our team here today. We have a team full of conscientious, educated technicians and we always provide 24-hour emergency service for our customers. If you need emergency service in Kansas City, MO then contact our team today.   

Clogged Main Sewer Line

If you’ve tried to clear your drains but they all seem to run slowly or you’ve seen plumbing fixtures in your home clogged at the same time, you have an issue with a clogged main sewer line. Problems with a clogged main sewer line might also reveal itself through water backing up into your tub or shower. Make sure that you note these problems and address them sooner than later. A clogged main sewer line is a big issue for your home.

The Shut Off Valve Won’t Work

Having trouble with your shut off valve? This means that you either have problems opening your valve or shutting it. If you throw the phrase “shut off valve won’t work” into your preferred search engine, you’ll find a myriad of how-to articles and videos instructing you on how to get your shut off valve working again. Don’t try to perform these services on your own, instead, make sure that you enlist the service of a professional technician from our team.

No Hot Water

One of the worst things that could happen to your Kansas City home this winter is having no hot water—especially with the frigid temperatures we’ve had this winter. If you have no hot water coming from your taps or in your shower then call a professional. Don’t bother troubleshooting on your own or trying to fend for yourself with the assistance of online resources. There’s nothing that can substitute the assistance of a trained and educated professional from our team.

Clogged Toilet

Not all homeowners think of this as an emergency, but it really is one. When you have a clogged toilet, you might be tempted to just reach for the plunger and call it a day, however, if this is a persistent issue that you’ve had for a while you need to reach for the phone and call a professional instead.

Failed Sump Pump

This is the time of year when you’ll start to notice if your sump pump is up to the task or not. As we transition into March and April, make sure that your basement isn’t flooding. If it is, contact a professional plumber from our team. We’ve worked in the area for years, so we know how to keep your home safe, comfortable, and most importantly, dry.

If you have an emergency plumbing service on your hands, make sure that you contact Lutz Plumbing, Inc. today for professional service.

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