Kalispell, Montana

3 Factors to Consider Before Hiring a Plumbing Service for Water Heater Repairs August 24, 2017

Kalispell, Flathead
3 Factors to Consider Before Hiring a Plumbing Service for Water Heater Repairs, Kalispell, Montana

It’s easy to forget about your water heater but when it breaks, it quickly becomes your top concern. Hiring a reputable repairman will save you the stress and strain of dealing with your broken heater, but finding the right company can be difficult. Exercise caution before hiring a new plumbing contractor to perform even the most basic repairs.

Here are a few qualities to consider before letting a plumbing repair company work on your broken heater:

  • Water HeaterReputation: The last thing you want to do is lock yourself into a poor repair service. Before hiring a contractor, make sure they’re reputable. Check online for client testimonials and reviews from others in the community. Once you have a general idea of their standing in the area, ask the company for references to determine if they’re worthwhile.
  • Clear Pricing & Estimates: Unfortunately, some plumbing repair companies do not explain all the potential charges and costs associated with a repair. When a company provides you with an estimate, make sure it’s clear and thorough. If you have any questions regarding specific charges or lack thereof, ask the plumber for more details.
  • Business License: Any plumbing repair company you hire should possess a valid license and current insurance policies before performing any work on your property. Without insurance, you may be liable for damages that happen as a result of the water heater repair. If you’re concerned about whether they have a valid license, ask for proof. Reputable companies will happily provide you with the information.

 

Looking for an experienced plumber to help you keep your water heater running optimally? Flo-Rite Plumbing Inc. is proud to have served the greater Flathead Valley for years and always stands by their work so you’ll never need to worry about sub-par repairs. Visit their website for more information on their services and call (406) 257-6897 for an estimate today.

Other Announcements, Events and Deals from Flo-Rite Plumbing Inc.
4 Common Causes of Toilet Leaks, Kalispell, Montana
Because of the extent of its use, the complexity of  its numerous moving pieces, and the gallons of water its expected to maintain at all times, your toilet is often&n...read more
Your Guide to Dealing With Frozen Pipes in the Winter, Kalispell, Montana
Along with low temperatures comes the risk of frozen pipes. Not only is this issue inconvenient, but it can also cause quite a bit of damage to your plumbing system and home. Th...read more
3 Mold Prevention Tips for the Bathroom , Kalispell, Montana
No one wants to find mold lining the toilet or bathtub tile. Unfortunately due to the bathroom’s moisture-rich environment, mold and mildew can quickly grow, causing unsightly d...read more
4 Must-Know Plumbing Tips for New Parents, Kalispell, Montana
Having kids is exciting and challenging for first-time parents, but it can also introduce significant changes in habits and lifestyle. As new parents, you have to be more aware of th...read more
Top 3 Essential Plumbing Tips for Pet Owners, Kalispell, Montana
Though dogs and cats may not intentionally or directly interact with your plumbing system, they can still cause some trouble. Additionally the toilet, pipes and other aspec...read more