Plumbing Services from the Experts in Gaithersburg

It can seem like any plumbing problem is a big problem and the warmer months bring their share of unique problems that mean 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 bad sprinkler system—we’ve been through all of it.  When you have the need for a plumber, our team is here for you. What’s even better is that, as it is with all of our other services and products, any plumbing repair or work carried out by Parker Pearce Service Experts is protected by a 100% Satisfaction Guarantee.

Leaks and Other Plumbing Repairs

One of the most frequent calls we take for plumbing services in Gaithersburg during the year is leak detection and repair. With the variety of different leak and clog-related problems that can develop in your home, preventative measures can go a long way. According to the Insurance Institute for Business & Home Safety®, there are a variety clues that may mean a plumbing leak, and being congnizent of that could help you address the concern before it leads to costly water damage: 

  • A higher water bill than typical could uncover a leak.
  • Pipes that bang loudly and routinely are a sign of issues.
  • Rust stains in your sinks or rust-tinged water may be signs of bigger 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 could 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 Parker Pearce Service Experts at 301-476-4577 or request an appointment online and we’ll handle all your plumbing and water heating needs. We even have a Plumbing Maintenance Agreement to help you keep your plumbing system working as it should and to prevent possible problems, so you don’t have to worry about unexpected plumbing problems and potentially costly damage to your Gaithersburg home.