Category Archives: Plumbing Failures

4 Common Causes of Low Water Pressure

Low water pressure doesn’t exactly qualify as a plumbing emergency, but it sure is annoying. Anyone who’s ever fumed underneath a lackluster showerhead knows how frustrating a lack of pressure can be. But what causes low water pressure, and is there anything that can be done about it? 1 Call Plumbing has been helping Charlotteans

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“Why Does My Water Switch Between Hot and Cold?”

  Is your water screaming hot one minute, then freezing cold the next? It’s a common plumbing problem. The good news is, you don’t need to rip out all your pipes and start over. There are a lot of explanations for this phenomenon, including:

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Why is My Water Heater Making Noise

Why is My Water Heater Making Noise?

Water heaters are a common source of plumbing issues. Think about it: traditional gas or electric water heaters are just giant tanks filled with water! One of the first signs of trouble with your water heater can be a noise, specifically, popping, banging, and creaking noises. What do they mean, and should you worry? Here’s

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4 Signs Your Sewer Line May Be Broken

You may think a broken sewer line is an obvious problem, but many people deal with the after effects of a busted sewer line for weeks without ever realizing it. At 1 Call Plumbing, we get calls all the time from customers who think they’ve just got a clogged toilet but in actuality are up

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