Can a plumber fix water pressure?

Asked by Julie Castleberry on September 07, 2021

Categories: Home and garden Home appliances

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Usually, poor water pressure is caused by clogged pipes. Sounds basic, but plumbers still have to charge for a service call to simply turn a water pressure valve handle! Then check the water pressure. If your house is on city water, ask your local water department for apressure reading.

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