According to government studies, ten percent of homes have leaks that waste 90 gallons or more per day. The average household’s leaks can account for thousands of gallons of water per year. Common types of leaks found in the home include worn toilet flappers, dripping faucets and other leaking valves. These leaks are all easily correctable. Keep your home leak-free by having your dripping faucets, toilet flappers, and showerheads repaired. At Ongaro & Sons we have the expertise to repair any make/ model of faucet and fixture. Our trucks are fully stocked with the parts needed to repair most any faucet, and if we don’t have the part on our truck we can get it quickly and have your faucet or fixture operational – without leaks.
Toilet repairs can be tricky and require proper attention to ensure the toilet functions correctly and does not leak. When repairing a toilet that’s leaking at the base it is not only important to position the wax seal correctly, but it’s also important to inspect the flange for proper seal and level. Sealing and adjusting the fill valve is very important to prevent water from leaking at the toilet tank. There are many different types of flappers and getting the correct one for the specific toilet being repaired is important to prevent water loss. With Ongaro & Sons, you know that when we leave, your toilet will be functioning like new.
Sometimes repairing a toilet is less cost efficient than toilet replacement, especially when figuring in the added savings of a 1.6 gallon per flush of a new toilet, compared to old toilets which uses much more water. If your toilet installation is part of remodeling, you may have questions about style, comfort, quality, and flushing capabilities. Ongaro & Sons’ qualified technicians know their products, where to find them, and how to install them in your home.
Other Fixture Installation
When you stop and think about it, a plumbing fixture is much more personal than other equipment in your home. A kitchen sink is the place where you cook and do your dishes. A bathroom sink is for brushing your teeth in the morning and washing your face at night. A bathtub or shower is where you bathe. This makes a sink much more than a basin that holds water. A kitchen sink or a bathroom fixture is a part of your everyday life. A beautiful sink and faucets are a wonderful complement to any kitchen or bathroom. An old sink and worn out fixtures can be a constant focus of aggravation and eyesores. At Ongaro & Sons, we understand that plumbing fixtures mean much more than simply installing a new sink or bathtub in the place where the old one was