Outside Faucet Repair
Outside Faucet

Outside Faucet Repair Draper Utah

Outdoor faucets, also known as water spigots or hose bibs, are subject to wear and tear that can cause leaks, which can threaten your home or business. At Pando Plumbing, our experts know the ins and outs of plumbing, and they can fix your outdoor faucet problems before mold grows.

Information on Outside Faucets

In a regular spigot, a valve generally controls the water supply, which you can open or close using a screw-down mechanism. Spout leaks typically occur due to eruption in the inner mechanism. You may choose to replace the individual components, but it’s best to work with an experienced plumber who can effortlessly do it at half the cost.

Fixing an Outside Faucet

A plumber can locate your main water shutoff valve, which is usually near the water meter. Larger homes typically have three main shutoff valves, so it’s best to let an expert determine which one must be turned to prevent further leakage. Once the plumber shuts down the correct valve, they’ll open the faucet to let the remaining water drain out. They have the tools to remove your home’s old faucet, and they can grasp the supply pipe at the hex nut using a pipe wrench. Plumbers know how to keep a supply pipe stable to avoid harming the rest of the system.

Furthermore, they’ll use a stiff-bristled brush to remove corrosion and prevent damage when installing a new faucet containing a water-tight seal.

Pando Plumbing is more than happy to repair your home or business’s outdoor faucet. If you’re experiencing a plumbing emergency, contact us immediately. We’re proud to offer 24/7 emergency service.