Plumbing Best Practices in Kenya; Plumbing, in general, refers to the system as well as the material fixtures and the apparatus used inside a building for supplying water,removing the used water with other liquid and water-borne wastes as well as the connected ventilating system. In practice it also includes the storm water or roof drainage and exterior system components connecting to a source of water supply or a point of disposal of waste or used water.
Plumbing Best Practices in Kenya – Intelligently Planned Plumbing
Any building should be built with an eye for general sanitation and, an effective intelligently planned plumbing. Many buildings have been designed without sufficient regard to these factors and the plumbing has suffered accordingly and the unsatisfactory plumbing causes serious inconveniences to the building users.
Plumbing Best Practices in Kenya – Protected Water and Waste Water
Protected water is supplied for use and wastewater is collected for carrying outside the building. The possibility of contamination of protected water supply through cross-connections between the piping systems and at plumbing fixtures has to be considered in the plumbing work, failing which, the contamination of protected water supply will pose a health risk to the occupants of the building.
Plumbing Best Practices in Kenya – Sewerage and Water Supply Layouts
An important aspect in plumbing is to look into the structure’s sewerage and water supply layouts, which requires the skills and knowledge of a licensed plumber. In the absence of the above, the building will suffer from the following:-
Weakened and unstable structure
Lack of proper sanitation
Diminished appeal and attractiveness
Noise due to faulty plumbing
The plumber should achieve the best possible plumbing levels to ensure the highest health benefits from use of sound plumbing practices
The Three Key Virtues of a Competent Plumber are:-
To design, install and maintain water supply and waste removal systems;
To manage health risk and cost associated with plumbing;
To help conserve water
Jongonga Contractors Plumbers are experienced professionals who are constantly updated in-house of the latest good practices of competent plumbing that is a key tenet of modern building construction and that conforms to today’s best environmental practices.