When a leak occurs below your home’s floor slab, it can go unnoticed until substantial damage has already taken place. FitzGerald and Sons Plumbing Company utilizes innovative techniques to detect the location of the under-slab leak and remedy the problem effectively.
How does an under-slab leak happen?
The leak takes place when a water supply pipe under your home’s concrete slab is compromised by cracking, breaking, or bursting.
What is the cause?
The possible causes could be:
— Pipe corrosion
— Wear and tear on the pipes over time
— Poor quality pipes
— Poorly installed pipes
— Shifting or settling in the concrete slab
— High water pressure
What are indicators of a possible under slab leak?
— Increased bug population attracted to moisture
— Running water sound even when water is not in use
— Cracks in floors and/or walls
— Presence of mildew or moisture in your flooring
— Water bills are significantly higher
— Increase in gas bill from heating more hot water
If you are suspicious of an under-slab leak, contact FitzGerald and Sons Plumbing Company right away! Our technicians will arrive at your home quickly and assess the situation. In the event of an under-slab leak, re-piping or re-routing may be necessary to address the problem. Whichever method will solve the problem with minimal disruption to you and your home will be suggested. Before beginning the process, our plumbing professional will provide an accurate estimate and timeline for the repair. Our company has built our reputation for over thirty years on the foundation of honesty. Every step of the way, we will be honest about the leak and repair process.
Call FitzGerald and Sons Plumbing Company for a timely and quality solution for your under-slab leak.