Detecting Water Leaks
Water leaks in your home can be a very serious problem. They affect not just your water bill, but also the structural integrity and cosmetic value of your home. Unattended water leaks can cause the growth of harmful molds and bacteria, putting yourself and your family at risk. If you notice signs like watermarks in your ceilings or walls, take immediate action to find and repair your water pipes. Some symptoms of leaks are less apparent, however. If you notice your water bill increasing every month, it is a sign that somewhere in your home water may be escaping through a leak in the pipes. The following infographic will give you tips on how to protect yourself and your home from water leaks.