Installing New ½” Shut-Off Valves

Installing New ½” Shut-Off ValvesInstall New ½” Shut-Off Valves in Toronto

Cheap Plumber Price for Installing New ½” Shut-Off Valves is $170 and $200 in Condos

VS Regular Toronto Price for Installing New ½” Shut-Off Valves $200

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Water supply shut-off valves should be present on every property because it helps with the repairs and helps you control the flow of water. It’s a good idea to install them in every section of your plumbing system like your kitchen sink, laundry room, bathroom sink, toilet, showers and bathtubs, etc. This will help prevent any water damage and save money on future repairs.

Signs That You Need a New Shut-Off Valve  

Shut-off valves are some of the most ignored aspects of a plumbing system because they people don’t use or maintain them often. You only need this valve if you have a plumbing problem or you need to install a new fixture like faucet or sink. Here are some signs that indicate you need a new shut off valve:

  • There’s water damage near the valve and the connections leak constantly.
  • There’s rust on the valve and the metal looks and feels flimsy. If you see flakes of metal chipping off the valve, you need to replace it.
  • The valve doesn’t open or place well. That’s a sign that it’s jammed and needs urgent repairs or replacements.

Expert plumbers suggest replacing rather than repairing the valves. Once this fixture is damaged, it’s very difficult to repair it and ensure it is efficient once again. If your plumbing system is old, you should replace your existing valves with quarter-turn ball ones. They’re more efficient and durable.

Ways to Prevent Valve Damage

You can prevent valve damage if you perform simple and regular maintenance. That will save you considerable amount of money and ensure your plumbing system remains efficient. Here are some tips that can help:

  • Regularly switch-off the valve to check if it’s functioning or if there’s a build-up of rust.
  • You should also follow the manufacturer’s instructions about valve maintenance. The manual will come with the fixture when you purchase it and will provide all the maintenance information you need.
  • You can also ask your plumber about proper valve maintenance procedures to ensure the system stays healthy and effective for a long time.
  • You can also check how effectively the valve stops water when it’s shut. Just shut of the main water supply as well as the valve before you start opening the water supply slowly. You should check how the valve blocks medium and heavy flow.

You can also call a plumber to perform these inspections and any necessary repairs. They’ll make sure your valves function properly or are replaced before they cause any major problems.

Cheap Plumber Price for Installing New ½” Shut-Off Valves is $180 and $200 in Condos

VS Regular Toronto Price for Installing New ½” Shut-Off Valves $200

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