Leaky plumbing can be harder to detect than you might think. In many cases, you'll need professional leak detection in Staunton, VA to know for sure if you have a problem in your home. Still, there are some signs to watch for if you want to know if you have any undetected leaks in your home. Speedy Rooter Plumbing discusses more below:
Unusually High Water Bill
If it's suddenly significantly higher than it should be even though you haven't been using much more water, you might need to find a leak detection specialist to take a look at your home's plumbing. While there could be several reasons for an unusually high water bill, you can’t rule out a leak without having a professional inspect your system first.
Low Water Pressure
Observe the water pressure in your home when you turn on a faucet. If it is lower than it looks like it should be, contact a plumber in Staunton, VA, from Speedy Rooter Plumbing for a thorough inspection. Low water pressure is a sign of a leak, although it could also be caused by other problems.
Puddles of Water
Look for puddles of water by your plumbing fixtures or underneath exposed pipes. The leak might almost be too small for you to see without some kind of water leak detection, but even a small leak can cause a lot of problems.
Keep in mind that a leak in your plumbing might not be in your home. Leaks can develop in sewer lines, and they are even harder to detect. You may need an underground leak detection service to determine if your sewer line is leaking, so be prepared to look for one if you have low water pressure and an unusually high water bill.
For more information about our leak detection services or if you are in need any other plumbing service, contact Speedy Rooter Plumbing today.