Leaks are wasters of both water and money. You may have a leak inside or outside your home without even knowing it. Some properties have long service lines that exist off the property where leaks can go undetected. Even a small leak can waste hundreds of gallons of water each day.
Check toilets, pipes, hoses, faucets and connections both indoors and outdoors at least once a year.
The following are tips to help you determine if you have a leak.
Checking for Leaks:
- Turn off all water inside and outside of home.
- The face of the meter has several dials and pointers; note their positions.
- Wait 10 minutes or more.
- Look at the positions of the dials and pointers. If any of them have moved and you can’t account for the difference by a swamp cooler, toilet flush, ice-cube maker or other use – you probably have a leak.
Check out the Leak Calculator to find out how much water you can waste!
When the temperature drops, pipes freeze! Make sure all exposed pipes are properly insulated.
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