Leak Detection

Leak Detection Sherman Oaks, Ca

When you discover a water leak in your home, it is frustrating and stressful. However, a call to (818) 639-9433 is the first step in eliminating both water leaks and all the stress they cause. A Turbo Plumbing & Rooter team member will talk you through scheduling an appointment with one of our licensed plumbers and answer any questions that you might have. And while you might not know much about our company and how we do business, you can read about your friends and neighbors experiences on Yelp, Google and on the BBB website. These testimonials and our 100% customer satisfaction guarantee will assure you that Turbo Plumbing & Rooter is the one to trust for leak detection in Sherman Oaks, Ca.

Types Of Plumbing Leaks

Any leak that you can see is considered an overt leak. This includes leaking faucets, dripping pipes under the sink, and even toilets that continuously run. The problem is evident and easy to fix. The more challenging leaks are the ones that we call hidden or concealed leaks. These are inside the walls and floors of your home or under the foundation of your slab home.

To speak with an experienced leak detection expert, give us a call at (818) 639-9433. We’re happy to answer any questions you may have.

What Is A Slab Leak?

A slab leak occurs when there is damage to one of the water pipes that is running under the slab foundation of your home. These pipes supply the water to the various areas of your home. They run up through the concrete slab and into spaces like the laundry room, bathroom, and kitchen. Sometimes, the soil under your home will move slightly, causing one of the water pipes to crack and begin to leak.

Slab leaks are very serious for two reasons. First, they can be hard to detect, so you might not be aware that there is a leak. Second, they can cause a great deal of damage to your foundation if they are not professionally repaired. Any time you suspect a leak under your foundation, call the leak detection specialists of Sherman Oaks, Ca at Turbo Plumbing & Rooter immediately. Our emergency plumbing team will arrive quickly to locate the leak and limit the possibility of further damage to your home.

Locating Slab Leaks

As you can imagine, it is tough to find a leak that is hidden under concrete. But thanks to amazing new technology, the pros at Turbo Plumbing & Rooter can locate slab leaks by hearing them. Our sound amplification tools can detect even a tiny drip of water under the foundation of your home. This method allows us to quickly locate the leak without damaging your foundation in any way.

Repairing Slab Leaks

Again, dealing with a leak that is located under a concrete foundation is a challenge. But our pros have the expertise and experience needed to get the job done quickly and professionally. If the leak is near the edge of your home, it is possible to carefully dig under the concrete to access the leak.

If the leak is not accessible via digging, our second choice is to abandon the leaking pipe and reroute a new one. This new pipe could be run in your attic, inside the walls and floors of your house or a crawl space. By installing a new pipe, we provide a new water supply line, and we eliminate the possibility of future slab leaks in the pipe that we have abandoned.

The final option is to open a small section of your foundation to access the leak and repair the pipe. This approach does create some temporary mess inside your home, but we will clean that up before we are finished working at your home. After we repair the leaking pipe, we always pressure test the line to make sure that there are no other leaks or reasons for concern. Then we patch the hole in your foundation and clean up the entire work area.

Leak Detection in Sherman Oaks, Ca is not uncommon, and worrying about a water leak that is located in your home or under the foundation is very stressful. But know that a team of leak detection specialist in Sherman Oaks, Ca is only a phone call away. And we will not begin searching by creating holes in your walls, floor, and foundation. Call (818) 639-9433 and let the pros from Turbo Plumbing & Rooter show you the professional way to locate and repair concealed leaks.

Call us today at (818) 639-9433 to schedule your plumbing leak detection in Sherman Oaks, Ca with our top rated local plumbing service. Your satisfaction is guaranteed!

 

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