Plumbing FAQs

Here are some frequently asked questions on plumbing. If you still have questions after reading this list, please do not hesitate to contact us at (407) 917-1800. We are happy to assist you with any questions you might have.

When this happens, you can do several things. Among the first things you could do is check your water pressure. The ‘safe zone’ is 30-50 psi for the water pressure. If your water pressure is beyond 60 psi for a long time, the pressure could potentially be a problem. If that’s the case for you, give our trusted professionals at Southern HVAC a call at (407) 917-1800. We will be glad to assist.
If you think you might have a leak but you’re not sure where it might be, there is a straightforward way you can find out. Look at your water meter, watch and right down the level. Make sure that nobody uses any water in the building for 1-2 hours. Then go back and check the level. If the level has changed, then you most certainly have a leak. Definitely call Southern HVAC so we can take care of that problem for you!

Definitely. Keeping your garbage disposal is working properly is important. In order to optimize the life of your garbage disposal, these things should not be put through your garbage disposal:

  • Potato skins
  • Bone fragments and eggshells
  • Banana peels
  • Fats / grease
  • Unpopped popcorn kernels
  • Onion skins
  • Fruit pits and seeds
  • Stringy vegetables like asparagus and celery


If you continue to have problems with an overflowing toilet, then the issue may be your tank’s fill valve may be deteriorating or leaking. In either case, contact us at (407) 917-1800 so we can help!

Remember, if you still don’t see the answer to your questions, please feel free to give us a call at (407) 917-1800.