Are all leaks easy to find mostly? yea. First of all the most obvious leaks being the ones you can see are faucet, shower valve, hose bib, a leak in the wall, Usually you just open the wall but FIRST check to see that the water is not coming from an upstairs plumbing fixture.
Plumbing San Diego Repair Tip: DETERMING A SLAB LEAK. Whether It's on The Hot or Cold Water side?
If You can turn off the Water above the Water Heater. Turn it OFF. VERY IMPORTANT, BE CAREFUL SOMETIMES Valves which you turn in a circle. Globe Valves will be frozen and can break.
Anyways if you managed to turn water off on the Hot Water Heater, and the Water Meter dial stops spinning. And the leak should stop. If it's visible.
Then you've located the leak, Slab leak on the hot side. One more thing you might try to determine if it's on the Hot Side. Check to see if the floor feels hot, by touching with your hands, careful floor might be Hot. (It's Usually around the kitchen Area).
If the leak persists (The Water Meter Dial Keeps Spinning) then it's probably the cold water, now if it's the hot water you can turn off The Water Valve. If the valve above the water heater is frozen ( usually gate valves) don't force it, (it CAN BREAK).
Recommends work be done quickly. Plumbing San Diego Repair( A COPPER RE-PIPE) should be done Immediately because water will weaken the foundation UNDERNEATH THE SLAB.
Slab Leaks Should be repaired A.S.A.P. Because even if you can turn water off temporarily, water Buildups underneath the slab and is not good for your foundation.
Another Place a Slab Leak could be located at. What's called the Water service Line. That is the line from the Water meter to the front of the House. Usually were the Hose bibb is in the front yard. All you have to do IS TURN THE WATER OFF. If it is able to turn off at the front of the house. BUT if The RED DIAL KEEPS SPINNING THEN Leak is in the FRONT YARD or the Water Service LINE.
P.S. IT IS ALWAYS RECOMMENDED to LET a PROFESSIONAL do THE WORK. PLUMBING SAN DIEGO (American Plumbing.)
Now I don't propose to say, that I THINK I know everything in plumbing but I will give my best in theory and practice of Plumbing (35+ Years Experience) in what I have found that works and unbelievable as it sounds but I truly never get a complaint about the work. I have done (well almost never, Seriously).
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