Here are some fast facts:
- According to the American Water Works Association, the United States will have to spend $1 trillion in the next 25 years to repair our aging sewer and water system, and the situation is much the same in Canada.
- At least 850 water mains break every day in North America, to say nothing of the millions of gallons of water wasted through leaks elsewhere in the system.
- On the residential side, your home’s sewer will only last for an average of 40 years or less before experts say it will need to be replaced.
- A showerhead that leaks just 10 drips a minute will waste 500 gallons each year!
It’s not wonder there are an estimated 386,900 plumbers working in the United States in 2015. More and more, homeowners, ci