we use the latest technologies, equipment, and techniques
Big B's Plumbing provides Temecula slab leak repair and detection services. We can avoid many plumbing problems by replacing or fixing an appliance or fixture such as a broken garbage disposal, leaky toilet, or broken water heater but a slab leak is out of our control. If our slab starts to leak, contact your Temecula slab leak repair, specialists at Big B's Plumbing. In most cases, plumbing companies come in and jackhammer up your foundation to get to the slab leak–––that's old technology. At Big B's Plumbing, we use the latest technologies, equipment, and techniques to repair your slab.
Our Commercial, Residential, & Emergency Plumbing Services Are Topnotch
For those that live in Temecula, they'll be the first to tell you how much their city has grown. The fact is, in 1980 the population was 1783 compared to today close to 114 thousand. That's almost 75 times the size in less than 40 years. Shopping malls, fine dining, sports parks, wine country, and master-planned communities, have all made up the beautiful city of Temecula. Even industries have taken root in Temecula. They've become the model for other cities to model after. For a time the Inland Empire, in general, had a shortage of tradesmen and that included plumbing companies. At Big B's Plumbing, we've been providing commercial, residential, and emergency plumbing services for close to a decade.
Temecula Slab Leak Repair
Part of the services provided includes slab leak repairs. Many of the older homes in Temecula is experiencing slab leaks also known as foundation leaks. Slab or foundation leaks are prevalent in older homes but can be seen in new homes as well especially if the original installations poorly done. The number one reason for a slab leak is corrosion, pitting corrosion to be exact. The corrosion can take place over 20 to 50 year and eventually creating a pinhole leak in your pipes. Here's the big problem, your pipes encased in the concrete foundation, and the leak can easily go undetected for days, even months. While some homeowners experienced puddling on their floors, others only noticed moisture.
Temecula Slab Leak Detection
Knowing the signs of a slab leak will help to alleviate collateral damage because you can catch it early enough. The best advice is to use your water bill to find the leak early. If you ever get a water bill and it's unusually high take the necessary steps to determine if you have a water leak.
Steps for determining a water leak:
1. Make sure all water is turned to off in your home.
2. Locate the water meter in the front of your home and set it to off.
3. Have a pen and paper handy and write down the meter reading.
4. Give yourself 30 to 45 minutes while all the water and meter is set to off.
5. After that time recheck the meter. If the meter reading has gone up, then you have a water leak, but you're still not done.
6. Find the landscaping turn off valve, and turn it off.
7. Again, give it 30 to 45 minutes then recheck the meter. If there was no increase in the meter reading, then the leak is with your irrigation. If the meter increased then the problem is in your home.
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Are You Up For The DIY Leak Detector Challange?
If you've discovered a water leak, you may want to call your Temecula slab leak repair, and detection services at Big B's Plumbing. Maybe you're up for the challenge of finding out precisely where the leaks located. Now that you know where the leak is coming from it makes your search much more manageable. We'll only address a leak that's occurring in your home. First, inspect underneath your bathroom and kitchen sinks for signs of water. If you notice mold that means you have moisture. Even small leaks need prompt attention. Listen for running toilets a toilet leak can waste 200 gallons of water a day. Check all faucets and showerheads for drips and promptly repair or replace broken ones.
Don't Let Slab Leaks Go Undetected
For a slab leak, the obvious is puddling in your kitchen or dining area. Additionally, you can have a carpet drenched in water. While these are obvious, there are those slab leaks that have gone undetected. Complete a full audit on the foundation of your home. Start by inspecting your linoleum, ceramic tiles, laminate flooring, and hardwood floors. Linoleum will bubble and separate from the glue, while ceramic tiles will discolor. Laminate and hardwood floors will buckle and discolor. Get down on the carpet and thoroughly feel all areas of the floor for moisture. If you feel wetness, then chances are you have a slab leak.
State-Of-The-Art Slab Leak Equipment And Technology
When you think you have a water leak call on your Temecula slab leak repair technician from Big B's Plumbing. We have you covered with up to date electronic slab leak equipment and technology. Our customer care, value, and service are legendary, and we are an accredited member of the Better Business Bureau with an A+ rating. Additionally, our excellent reviews on Facebook, Yelp and Google+ are worth seeing.
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