Plumbing Services in South Bend, IN Most homeowners want their plumbing systems to be out-of-sight and out-of-mind, with no need to think twice about whether water will come out of the taps when they want it or what temperature that water will be. Unfortunately, sometimes plumbing systems don’t work as well as expected and that can take them from out-of-mind to thought-consuming. Homeowners in South Bend, IN, can count on Summers Plumbing Heating and Cooling to come to the rescue when they discover issues with their homes’ plumbing. From basic maintenance to major repairs, our professional plumbing technicians are prepared to provide whatever services you need Plumbing Repair Services For most people, it’s only once something has broken that their plumbing system comes to mind as something worth thinking about. Thanks to over 50 years of experience in homes in South Bend and the surrounding communities, our plumbing technicians are prepared to address a wide range of plumbing problems, including: Sewer lines that have cracked or been blocked Pipes that have frozen Supply lines with stoppages or that aren’t providing adequate water Sump pump repairs Faucets that leak Toilets that leak or clog frequently Some people are tempted to save some money and try to fix these problems with a “do it yourself” approach, but these are complex repairs and untrained people can end up making these problems worse, which can lead not only to further damage to the plumbing system but can put other parts of their home at risk as well. Working with professional plumbing technicians means trusting these critical repairs to people who have the right training and equipment to perform the work safely and effectively without risking further damage, which will save most homeowners money in the long run. Our technicians are available for same-day service and always arrive with a well-stocked van so they have everything they need to perform the necessary work on hand, meaning the work will get done efficiently and without unnecessary delays, so the disruptions to your life can be minimized. Plumbing Installation Services Whether homeowners are upgrading existing appliances like washers and dryers or installing new water fixtures like toilets and sinks in a new bathroom, the plumbing professionals at Summers Plumbing Heating and Cooling are ready to make sure the installations are done correctly and your new fixtures and appliances are working as they should right away. Some of the items Summers can help install include: Washers and dryers Dishwashers Garbage disposals Toilets Sinks and faucets We can also help homeowners improve the quality of their water by adding built-in water filtration and softening systems. Despite the treatments it undergoes, municipally supplied water can still contain excess minerals and chemicals that affect its taste and appearance. These materials dissolved in the water can also cause issues without the home like build-up within pipes or staining of surfaces like showers and sinks. Add a water filtration system and softener can solve these problems before homeowners have to deal with their consequences. Water Heater Services Loss of hot water can be incredibly inconvenient, affecting not only you and your family’s chance for a hot shower but also the effectiveness of appliances like washing machines and dishwashers that rely on hot water to function properly. Summers Plumbing Heating and Cooling can help homeowners with water heater problems like: Lack of hot water Inadequate amounts of hot water Leaks Pilot lights problems Thermostat issues Summers Plumbing Heating and Cooling are also there for you when it’s time to replace your water heater. Most water heaters that have been well-cared for can last for anywhere from 10-15 years. Once a water heater has reached the end of its life, we have all the best options for a replacement available. Our technicians can discuss options like traditional water heaters vs. tankless heaters with homeowners to see which option best meets their needs and budgets. Plumbing emergencies don’t have business hours, so we’re available around-the-clock. Call (219) 797-6185 for emergency plumbing services in La Porte. Plumbing Inspection Services Experts recommend that homeowners perform a plumbing system every two years, in addition to the inspections that should be performed before purchasing a home. These inspections help to identify burgeoning issues before they grow into potentially disastrous and expensive problems. When Summers Plumbing Heating and Cooling performs an inspection, we’ll also repair any small issues we find. If larger issues are found, we’ll involve homeowners in a discussion about what needs to be done to resolve the issue, what options there may be, and what to expect in terms of cost. No work will be done until we agree with homeowners about the work. In addition to inspection services, we can help with line detection services to protect your plumbing lines when work that involved digging is being done on your home. Local Plumbing Service Professionals Summers Plumbing Heating and Cooling have been working in Indiana since 1969. All of our technicians receive thorough training and have the experience needed to rectify any problems they find when working in your home. All of our technicians are also licensed, certified, and insured so homeowners can feel confident that all the work being done in their home is being performed per local rules and regulations. If you need help with your home’s plumbing system, give us a call today! Contact our La Porte office today to schedule a service! 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