It’s easy to take your plumbing for granted—until something goes wrong. Sewer line and plumbing emergencies can be costly and create hazardous situations in your home. Fortunately, there are steps you can take to prevent many plumbing emergencies. Perform a visual inspection of all of your faucets, toilets, and pipe connections to see if there are any signs of leaks. Leaks often start as a small problem, but can escalate quickly and cause serious damage to your home. In this infographic from the plumbing experts at Beacon Plumbing, Heating & Mechanical in Seattle, you’ll learn what else you can do to keep plumbing emergencies at bay. Taking small steps, like using drain covers and being aware of what enters your pipes, can prevent big problems from happening. Please share this important information with your friends and family!