End Expensive Water Leaks in Your Tempe Home
The typical home loses 2,000 to 20,000 gallons of water each year on account of leaks, according to the Alliance for Water Efficiency.
Dripping faucets and leaky water heaters aren’t difficult to find. But other leaks like toilet flapper valves or cracked water supply lines can go unnoticed for a long time.
A water leak can be pricely. You’re paying for extra water you’re not using, and leaks can be destructive to your home.
That’s why it’s important to locate and repair the smallest leak.
Orangutan Home Services is here to help you achieve just that. We have the skills for Expert leak detection and water line repair in Tempe.
6 Signs You Could Have a Plumbing Leak
Finding and fixing leaks are the most popular calls we receive for plumbing services. Finding a leak immediately can help you avoid expensive water damage. Some leaks might be harder to find than others, but there are a couple telltale signs that you need to get in touch with a plumber in Tempe. Here are the top six:
- Your water bill is higher than expected.
- Your pipes regularly make thumping sounds.
- There are rusty stains in your toilet, or your water is rust colored.
- Floors or walls seem wet or soft.
- You see water stains on the ceiling or walls.
- There’s wet soil or erosion near your house’s foundation.
How to Figure Out if You Have a Leak
If you think you have a leak but can’t see the evidence, check your water meter:
- Ensure no water is being used inside or outside your home.
- Look at the leak indicator on your water meter. The indicator is typically a triangular dial or tiny silver disc. If the dial is spinning, you may have a leak.
We can find the source of the leak and get it repaired before you spend more money or by chance damage your home.
Common Places for Water Leaks
With all the spots water is used in your home, there are many areas you could uncover a leak.
Leaks can be started by cracked seals around water connectors, corroded pipes, blockages and more.
They usually happen:
- On water supply lines and connections underneath the kitchen sink
- In washing machines, especially kinds that are getting old
- In hot- and cold-water hoses connected to your washing machine
If you discover signs of a leak, we can get things back to normal. Plus, we endorse all of our work with a 100% Satisfaction Guarantee for a year.* Talk with us at 602-906-0111 or schedule an appointment online.