Plumbing Code Violations Correcting Violations the Right Way

Meeting plumbing code requirements can sometimes be tricky. That is why it is important to hire a licensed master plumber to ensure your plumbing projects are completed accurately and up to code. Plumbing codes can vary from city to city, so hiring a plumber who is familiar with your city’s regulations is critical to saving yourself time, money and heartache down the road.

Often, depending on the project, you may be required to pull a permit and work with city inspectors. Licensed master plumbers, like Andy’s Pipe Dream, can pull permits if needed and have ongoing relationships directly with city inspectors; taking all of the guess work out of major plumbing projects and giving the homeowner peace of mind knowing the job is going to be done right!

Buying or Selling a Home with Code Violations

If you are selling or buying a home, a quality home inspector will point out suspected plumbing code violations. If you are a buyer, ask your home inspector to consult with a qualified plumber like, Andy’s Pipe Dream, to determine whether or not suspected code violations are going to cost you big bucks to fix. If they are, then make sure you negotiate the cost of fixing the violations into the final purchase price of the home. The seller should be motivated to pay for fixing obvious code violations if they want to sell their home.

How Plumbing Codes Protect

City plumbing regulations and codes are constantly changing. Relying on a true professional plumber, who keeps up with code changes, will ensure that nothing is overlooked. Correcting violations might be something you might prefer to ignore, however all codes exist to protect residential and commercial property owners alike. Codes make sure plumbers install quality and safe products in your property, safe guarding you from health issues, poor drainage/flooding and gas line leaks or explosions.

Andy’s Pipe Dream is your plumbing code expert.

If you have plumbing code issues that need to be resolved, Andy’s Pipe Dream will take care of the updates and ensure they are done correctly. Andy’s Pipe Dream is well versed in the International Code and the Uniform Plumbing Code as well as the city specific codes in the Kansas City Metro Area.