Plumbing Services from the Experts in La Porte

It seems like any plumbing problem is a huge problem and the warmer months have their variety of unique problems that require a call to the plumber. From sewer line backups or garbage disposal damage from a corn cob or a watermelon rind, to a leaking washing machine or a faulty sprinkler system—we’ve been through it all.  When you have the need for a plumber, we are here for you. What’s even better is that, as it is with all of our other services and products, any plumbing repair or other repair completed by Finch Air Conditioning is backed by a 100% Satisfaction Guarantee.

Leaks and Other Plumbing Repairs

One of the most frequent calls we receive for plumbing services in La Porte during the year is leak detection and repair. With such a variety of different leak and clog-related problems that can happen in your home, preventative maintenance can go a long way. According to the Insurance Institute for Business & Home Safety®, there are a variety clues that might mean a plumbing leak, and being aware of that could help you address the problem before it ends up as pricey water damage: 

  • A higher water bill than typical could mean a leak.
  • Pipes that bang loudly and constantly are a sign of concern.
  • Rust stains in your sinks or rust-tinged water may be signs of big problems.
  • Moisture on your floors or in your walls could point to a plumbing leak.
  • Signs of wet soil erosion near your home’s foundation can mean you have a leak.


Water Conservation with the Experts

By knowing how much water we use on average each day, we can find ways to conserve.

BATH: 36 gallons to fill the average bathtub

SHOWER: 2 to 5 gallons per minute, depending on shower head

TEETH BRUSHING: 1 to 2 gallons per minute of running water

HAND AND FACE WASHING: 1 gallon
 
SHAVING: 1 gallon

DISHWASHER: 6 to 16 gallons, depending on efficiency of model

DISH WASHING BY HAND: 8 to 27 gallons

CLOTHES WASHER: 25 to 40 gallons per load

TOILET: 1.6 to 4 gallons per flush depending on age of toilet

DRINKING WATER: half a gallon per person recommended

LANDSCAPE WATERING: 2 gallons per minute depending on faucet

Statistics from USGS Water Science School (https://water.usgs.gov/edu/qa-home-percapita.html)
 
All you have to do is call Finch Air Conditioning at 281-407-9478 or request an appointment online and we’ll work with you on all your plumbing and water heating needs. We even carry a Plumbing Maintenance Agreement to help you keep your plumbing system working as it should and to prevent would-be problems, so you don’t have to worry about unexpected plumbing problems and potentially pricey damage to your La Porte home.