Commercial Plumbing

Plumbing issues can be a source of great stress. Make sure your commercial property’s plumbing stays in good shape with help from Maintenance Specialists Inc. Call us today for unparalleled commercial plumbing repair services.

Why Plumbing Repair and Maintenance Is Necessary

It takes more than just exterior maintenance to ensure a commercial property runs smoothly. An establishment or building may look great on the outside, but it could be chaotic when you take a look under the hood. However, just because something is not immediately apparent does not mean it should be overlooked.

Plumbing repair and maintenance is of paramount importance in any given property. Here are just some of the benefits of maintaining your plumbing system:

Prevent Major Issues
Dripping faucets and small leaks may not matter much to you know, but they can snowball into larger problems over time. When neglected, small leaks can turn into big leaks and even give rise to flooding.Even small leaks alone can cause problems for your business. Customers and employees may slip and hurt themselves, leading to injury and lawsuits. Your janitorial staff will also need to work twice as much in order to mop away the puddles of water left on the floor.

Avoid Costly Water Damages
Water damage is no joke. When you fail to address leaky pipes, water can find its way into your walls and floors. Increased moisture levels can promote the growth of fungi and give rise to dry rot. In more severe cases, it can even affect the structural integrity of the property itself. This will force you to pay for more expensive repairs.

Provide a Better and Healthier Environment
Leaky pipes, no matter how serious, can create damp spots or cause pools of standing water to gather. These types of surroundings encourage the growth of mold and mildew as well as mosquitoes. You can prevent such problems, though, by investing in plumbing repair services. Proper care and maintenance of your plumbing system ultimately contributes to a better environment for both your customers and employees.

Frequently Asked Questions

Commercial plumbing typically involves dealing with a variety of plumbing issues, including unusual ones, whereas residential plumbing often involves everyday household plumbing problems. Compared to its residential counterpart, commercial plumbing is generally more complex.
A commercial plumber is a plumber well-versed in commercial plumbing systems. This type of plumber usually handles a plethora of plumbing issues, encountering different ones every day.

It depends on the plumbing repair service you hire. The price can range from $49 to $375, though the average cost of having a pipe repaired is $150.

The cost of unclogging a sewer line or drain varies depending on the company you hire. On average, this type of service costs $220, with the typical range going from $135 to $304.

It depends on the extent and location of the damage as well as its surroundings. Generally, it takes about four to eight hours to fix a burst pipe.

Plumbers use professional leak detection equipment to locate the source of the leaks. Using this tool, plumbers can accurately pinpoint water leaks even within walls or under concrete.

The cost varies depending on the type of plumbing and valve of the commercial property. On average, though, it can run you about $175 to $250 for labor and about $40 for the materials.

Plumbers have access to a wide range of tools and equipment. For unclogging drains, it usually takes a drain snake, which is an auger that can be used to manually clear drains of debris.

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Common Problems in Plumbing

Indoor plumbing is an important aspect of your commercial property, which is why it is essential to keep the system maintained. Without the proper care, plumbing issues will cause permanent damage. Handling these problems without the proper knowledge of the system will only make things worse.

Commercial plumbing contractors have the expertise and experience to deal with all types of plumbing issues, including the most common ones, such as:

Dripping Faucets.
If you have dripping faucets in your commercial property, it may be due to worn-out rubber washers.

Running Toilets.
If your toilets are constantly running, it might be because of an overflow of water trickling down into the bowl from the tank.

Leaky Pipes.
There are a number of reasons why your pipes may be leaking, including extreme temperature changes and high water pressure.

Slow or Clogged Drains.
Although you can try home remedies to unclog your drains, it is infinitely better to call a professional plumber for assistance. This way, the problem will not come back!

Low Water Pressure.
Low water pressure can quickly become frustrating. If your water pressure is too low, it may be due to clogged pipes or a problem with the fixture itself.

Strange Noises.
Do you hear things that go bump in the night? Forget ghosts — it might be your plumbing!

Here at MSI, we believe that anticipating problems is the best way to avoid future issues, which is why we offer regular maintenance checks for your facility. We implement preventative maintenance when inspecting and repairing your property to protect it through the years.

Trust in MSI to inspect the source of your plumbing problem and address it in an efficient manner. Our specialists are highly capable of tracing and troubleshooting the issue so that you can look forward to a fully functioning plumbing system in no time!

Backflow Tests for Commercial Properties

If your property has indoor plumbing, then it is fitted with a backflow prevention system. Backflow is caused by a change in pressure allowing dirty water to flow in the wrong direction resulting in contamination. This water can affect irrigation and even drinking water, creating a dangerous work environment.

MSI wants to help keep your property safe which is why we provide backflow prevention system testing. When you work with MSI, you will be confident that your commercial property is protected from plumbing issues.

For the Best Commercial Plumbing Services

Maintenance Specialists Inc. is one of the leading maintenance companies in the Charlotte area. We provide expert maintenance and cleaning services to commercial facilities. We have a large array of services that will match whatever issue your commercial property faces. From graffiti removal to gutter repairs, MSI is the perfect company for your facility.

  • Fully insured and licensed general contractor
  • Skilled specialists with years of experience
  • Personal protective equipment
  • Filled-out Job Hazard Analysis form prior to every job
  • Latest technology and tools
  • Industry-grade equipment and eco-friendly products
  • Customizable service packages according to your budget and needs
  • Flexible scheduling
Contact us online for a free quote or call (704) 405-6000 to learn more about commercial plumbing repair in Charlotte, NC.

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2828 Queen City Drive Suite J
Charlotte NC 28208

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