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Since 1991,
Family Owned & Operated

Doing business in the area since 1991. Family owned and operated business, dedicated to our customer's satisfaction. D Martel Plumbing is the best plumbing company in the area! With our company, you know you're going to be treated right every single time you call us because we're not just employees, we're owners. Give us a call and join our growing list of satisfied customers who know that D Martel Plumbing is the best plumbing company around! With our years of construction background, you know we understand the plumbing of your home from the ground up. D Martel Plumbing specializes in residential plumbing service & repairs, water heater replacements and repairs, and all your plumbing problems including toilets, gas lines, water lines, sewer lines, kitchen sinks, faucets, sink, shower, tub faucets, plumbing remodels, leaks, drips, stoppages and more. We also do plumbing construction.

 

 

wasting water

Your Home's Biggest Water Wasters - With our current water situation being the way it is, we want to share some ideas to help our customers save water. Here are a few of the most common water wasting culprits we see, how to identify if you have them, and how to fix them... by Dan Martel


Running water while waiting for hot water - If you're running the hot water anywhere in your home while waiting for the hot water to get there, you could be wasting up to 16,000 gallons of water per year!
How we can fix it: With a hot water recirculating system your hot water would be readily available to each fixture when you want it - immediately! Call for an appointment and we will evaluate your situation and give you the best options available for you.


Leaking Toilets - You could be wasting up to 600 gallons a month per toilet! If you put food coloring in your toilet tank (not in the bowl) and after 5 min. the food coloring has seeped into the bowl, you have a leak.
How we can fix it:We will check your toilets and replace the parts that are causing your water waste.


Misc water leaks in and around your home - Many homes have hidden water leaks that add up to unbelievably high total water waste!
How we can fix it: let us check your toilets, faucets, supply lines, hose bibbs, etc - we'll figure out what is causing the meter to run and give you on the spot prices to fix the problem today!


 


Did you know...

  • If a drip from your faucet fills an eight ounce glass in 15 minutes, it will waste 180 gallons per month and 2,160 gallons per year?
  • Running your washing machine and dishwasher only when they are full and you could save 1000 gallons a month.
  • Letting the water run while you brush your teeth could waste up to 4 gallons a minute - 200 gallons a week for a family of four.
  • A leaky faucet could waste up to 140 gallons a week!
  • Using a hose nozzle and turning the water while you wash your car can save more than 100 gallons at a time.
  • Storing drinking water in the refrigerator rather than letting the tap water run every time you want a cool glass of water could save hundreds of gallons a month.
  • Use of bowl of water to clean fruits & vegetables rather than running water over them. You can reuse this for your house plants.
  • Make sure you know where your master water shut-off valve is located. This could save gallons of water and damage to your home if a pipe were to burst.

If you're looking for good Plumbing Companies in or around Folsom, you don't need to look any further - D Martel Plumbing is the best local plumbing company! Servicing:  Cameron Park, Camino,Diamond Springs, El Dorado, El Dorado Hills, Folsom, Granite Bay,Placerville, Pollock Pines, Rescue, Shingle Springs, and surrounding neighborhoods.

"D Martel Plumbing showed up on time (a big plus for us!) and did a great job getting to the bottom of the problem. We had a pretty nasty problem with roots growing into our plumbing, but D Martel was able to get the roots removed and get our toilet back to proper working order in no time...Ben A - Folsom - 3/12/13 - 5 stars

...I was very impressed with his knowledge and ability to get to the heart of the problem in a short period of time at a low rate for everything that he did.  I highly recommend these guys!...Tina S - Shingle Springs -
2013-03-22 - 5 stars

"they responded quickly and worked with-in my schedule to get the issues resolved in a fast, re-assuring way. I never felt as though they were trying to "up-sell" me on any of the solutions and they definitely kept my budget in mind. GREAT service... Paula C- Placerville - 2012-09-10 - 5 stars

"...so great to come across a company like D Martel Plumbing that  further reinforces my decision to "shop local".  I will definitely be using them again for any of my plumbing needs and I will be referring this company to anyone I know that needs a plumber... Carmen G- Folsom -
2013-01-01 - 5 stars

"The plumber was very professional and quickly figured out what the problem was. He was able to fix the pipes and faucet in a timely manner for a price that did not break the bank! I give them 5 full stars ...Kathryne E - Shingle Springs - 2012-09-05 - 5 stars

 

 

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