Most people don?t give a second thought to their plumbing until there is a problem with it. You know that you have plumbing or else you wouldn?t be able to use your toilets or showers, but you don?t really think much beyond that. That is, until you come home to a flooded house or basement, often with raw sewage and a terrible smell. This is often when panic sets in and you realize you don?t even know who to call. You don?t even have a preferred plumbing repair company, because you have never even inspected your plumbing. Keeping up with plumbing is an important part of home ownership and it can prevent costly and stressful floods and required repairs.
The International Plumbing Code (IPC), setting minimum regulations for backflow prevention, sanitary drainage, storm drainage, water heaters, and more, is cur