Control valves need regular check-ups to perform their best. Over time, valves experience a great deal of pressure, stress and wear from everyday use. By thoroughly inspecting your valves on a regular basis, you can avoid leaks, cracks, breaks and other issues that usually lead to expensive repairs and replacements. Additionally, keeping a close eye on your valves allows you to identify and monitor certain benchmarks so you can make changes to optimize valve performance. It’s important to follow a few simple guidelines for ensuring optimal valve health.