Fix The Leaks In Your Home Before They Turn Costly
When you notice a spike in your water bill, you might start asking yourself, “Why and how?” A higher than usual water bill can indicate a sign of a leak somewhere any our home.
Read more of this article to fix the leaks in your home before they turn costly.
Did you know that a toilet that is leaking can waste about 200 gallons of water a day? If you do the math thats 1,400 gallons a week, 6,000 gallons a month1
If you are not sure if your toilet is leaking or not, enter your bathroom, listen to hear an weird hissing noise. That could be a sign of a leaky toilet.
2: Faucets or Fixtures
Similar to a leaky toilet, did you know that a leaky faucet/fixtures can waste 250 gallons of water a month?
A visual check of your leaky faucet or fixtures is a way to tell if you need to replace the rubber washer (which is the most common culprit for a leaky faucet or other fixtures). Buying a rubber washer and fixing your faucets or fixtures are both easy fixes!
3: Outdoor leaks?
Yes, outdoor leaks because not all leaks have to happen inside your home. A loose joint or even a crack can cause your irrigation system to leak even when it is off. For this type of leak, you will need a professional. A reputable plumber can be found on Neighborly.
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