Would you like to extend the life of your unit or a plumbing system? Would you like to reduce your energy bills? Are you spending your hard earned money on costly bills for repairs and old unit maintenance? Would you like to receive a priority service at a reduced rate? By signing up a maintenance agreement with Schafer Mechanical Services you are giving yourself a peace-of-mind since we are there to make sure that your units will run at peak efficiency, while saving you money! Please remember, it is always better to prevent than to cure!

Plumbing Service Contract #1

Water Heater

  • Check gas pressure _____ in w/c
  • Check water temperature _____ deg F.
  • Clean pilot and burner assembly
  • Inspect and clean thermocouple or flame sensor
  • Inspect pressure and temperature relief valve
  • Inspect water shut off valves and tag
  • Inspect flue piping
  • Inspect draft inducer
  • Check amperage of upper heating element ____ amps
  • Check amperage of lower heating element ____ amps
  • Inspect and tighten electrical connections
  • Check operation

Lavatories / Kitchen Sinks / Tubs / Shower

  • Inspect faucets for corrosion
  • Inspect for leaks
  • Inspect and clean aerators
  • Inspect all visible drains
  • Inspect supply connections
  • Inspect water shut off valves
  • Inspect garbage disposal connections
  • Inspect tub trip
  • Check operation

Gas Piping Inspection

  • Check incoming gas pressure ____ in w/c
  • Visually inspect gas piping
  • Inspect shut offs and tag
  • Inspect connections at meter
  • Clock the meter
  • Inspect flex connections
  • Inform customers of code requirements

Plumbing Service Contract #2

  • Visually inspect water supply lines
  • Visually inspect water drain lines
  • Inspect clean out if accessible
  • Inspect main water shut off and tag
  • Inspect outdoor faucets/hydrants
  • Inspect water meter connections if accessible
  • Clock the water meter
  • Check water pressure ______ psi.
  • Test water sample for hardness ________ph.
  • Inspect sump pump and check operation
  • Check back up battery voltage _____v
  • Check water level in back up battery
  • Inspect washer hoses and connections
  • Inspect water softener connections
  • Check the salt level in water softener
  • Check for bridging in water softener
  • Inspect whole house water filters
  • Inspect water pressure reducing valve
  • Inspect expansion tank
  • Inspect circulating pump


  • Inspect tanks for leaks and corrosion
  • Inspect base for leaks
  • Perform dye test on each toilet
  • Inspect flapper and fill valve
  • Inspect water shut off valves and connections
  • Inspect mounting bolts and seat bolts
  • Check operation
  • Inform customers of code requirements