Essential Plumbing Tools and its Benefits.
Tradespeople are the person known for their expertise in their trade and the specific use of tools for their individual job. Plumbers, like any other tradesmen, also possess that distinctive expertise and in order to provide good quality services to his clients, he also maintains his own equipment for his plumbing solutions. Below are the essential tools of a plumber use to benefits a solution in repairing plumbing problems.
Pipe Cutters are one of the most important tools of the plumber, it is used to cut all types of pipe that includes copper pipe, galvanized pipe and engineering plastic pipe to any size and length. It often produced a clean cut in a fast and convenient way, compared to a hack saw that needs a little deburring sometimes. Most likely, the tools never slips as it design to fit around the pipe with a slight grip and turn too cut easily.
Augers, also known to many as drain snakes is another tools of the plumber that easily extract clogs inside the pipes, and made of heavy duty coiled wire. It has a sharp twisted nose that remove the debris from the pipe and comes in different sizes to fit pipes in various diameters.
Wrenches, is composed in various sizes and specially designed tools, it has a long, slender and adjustable body and the head to grip bolts and nuts. These kind of tool will allow the plumber to twist and reach the narrow gap behind the sink’s basin to connect faucets and other water supply lines.
Plumber’s tape as usually called by other as teflon tape is used to secure the connection between pipes and fittings and make it waterproof. Plumbers will apply this flexible tape to the threads of the pipe and act as a sealant to ensure that the connection is tight.
Plungers, to most plumbers, they it consider it as the most simple tools to deal with a clog. Plumbers of today possess sophisticated tools unclog pipes, but still plunger plays an important role of unclogging.
Tongue-and Groove Pliers is a tool specially designed to a narrow and confined spaces, and it is very important to all plumbers have this kind of tool.
Plumber’s Putty in another tools that conveniently serve as a watertight seal around the plumbing pipes. However, plumber putty will not used in a pressurised pipe but instead good for drainpipe use only.
A plumber, must possess all these important tools in your toolbox and retain a certification of being licensed to become a world class plumber for the benefits of your clients.