You wake up in the middle of the night to a constant, wet 'plop'. At first, you think you forgot to turn the bathroom faucet off completely. Then, after you stumble out of bed and twist the knob with all your strength, you realise the 'drip, drip, drip' of the leaky spout isn't going anywhere.
Logically, you know leaks pose some threat to your home. But that first night, you feel too tired to deal with the problem, and, as time goes on, you downplay the possible repercussions.
Whether you have a visible leak like the one in this hypothetical situation or a hidden leak in a wall, this plumbing issue requires proper detection, analysis and repairs. Left unaddressed, a leak affects your entire home. In this blog, we walk you through six of the most common leak-related problems and how to approach them.