Most often, you will never see a leak from a pipe in your home. However, you will see the effects of a leaky pipe. When you call a plumber for leak repair, how do they find where the cause of the problem originates without taking out all your walls? The answer lies in technology and the plumber’s expertise.
Signs That You Have a Leaky PipeThough most pipe leaks happen under the slab or inside the walls, you may notice some signs of a leak somewhere in your home. Look for the following signs that you might have a leak:
- Cold areas on the slab
- Mold on the walls
- Blistering paint
- Sagging portions of the ceiling
- Suddenly higher water bills without corresponding increase in the use
- Lower water pressure