A water leak in your home left unchecked could quickly become a serious and costly problem. Water leaks can cause mold, foundation issues, or much worse. Sometimes leaks are easy to recognize and detect, but other times they can be hidden and not uncovered until extensive damage has been done. It’s important to know and recognize some of the tell-tale signs of water leaks in your home.
What are some common signs your home may have a water leak?
- Wet spots under sinks
- Damp, or cracked and buckling drywall
- A higher than normal water bill
- Wet or damp floors, especially around sinks and tubs
- Mold and mildew, or bad odors
- Sounds of water bubbling or dripping when no water is running
- A ticking water meter
Zeller’s Plumbing offers professional water leak repair in Slidell and surrounding areas. If Zeller’s Plumbing cannot locate the source of the leak, we will work with a local leak detection company to find the leak so that we can repair it. It is our goal for you to have a smooth, hassle free experience.
Slab Leak Repair
Slab leaks are very serious and can cause damage to your home’s foundation, causing it to weaken and possibly crack or collapse. Zeller’s Plumbing is here for you and ready to come to your assistance with slab leaks.
Slab leaks can be caused by a variety of things such as substandard pipes or construction, improper water pressure, natural causes such as soil erosion and earthquakes, and even aging pipes. Older homes are at higher risk for slab leaks.
Some common signs of slab leaks are similar to other types of leaks:
- Wet spots on the floor
- Moldy smells
- Higher water bills
- Wall damage
- Standing water or puddles outside your house
If you suspect a slab leak or any other type of water leak in your home, don’t go it alone, contact Zeller’s Plumbing. We are available 24/7 for emergency repairs.