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# Detecting Water Leaks

Signs water damage may be present include:

– Dark stains or water marks on ceilings, walls, floors, especially near pipes.

– Peeling paint, bubbling wallpaper or warped/stained trim, wood or drywall.

– Musty smells or presence of mold growth indoors, especially in concealed areas.

– Higher than normal indoor humidity levels measured with a hygrometer.

– Inattentive water usage patterns like meters still running when not in use.

– Puddles or damp spots that reappear after drying.

– Saturated areas near tanks, appliances, faucets, shower/tub fixtures and drains.

Taking action at the first signs prevents costly water damage repairs.

Identifying and Fixing Leaks: The Key to Preventing Costly Water Damage

Water damage can wreak havoc on your home, leading to costly repairs and potential health hazards. One of the most common causes of water damage is leaks in your plumbing system. Identifying and fixing leaks promptly is crucial to preventing water damage and maintaining the integrity of your home. In this article, we will delve into the importance of fixing …

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