Leaks that occur under a concrete slab require prompt professional attention. Left unattended, slab leaks not only decrease water pressure and increase water costs but can also pose a threat to the structural integrity of your San Antonio home. Even a very small leak can lead to cracks in your foundation. If you notice an increase in your household water usage but you can’t locate any leaks, it’s imperative to call a company that specializes in leak detection in San Antonio as soon as possible. With 35 years of experience in plumbing repair, Mr. Plumber is an expert at slab leak detection.
The easiest way to determine if there is a leak somewhere in your home is to monitor your water meter. For accurate water meter checks, you first need to ensure that no water is being used when your check the meter. You’ll need to make sure that outdoor fixtures like drip irrigation systems aren’t running and that appliances like ice makers and water filters have been switched off. In most water meters, there’s a rotating dial called a flow indicator that measures the flow of water. If the flow indicator moves over the course of a half hour, you have an undetected leak somewhere in your San Antonio home.
Mr. Plumber uses the latest in modern plumbing technology to pinpoint the exact location of a slab leak. State-of-the-art technologies include in-line cameras and ultrasound equipment that see and hear leaks located under the foundation of your San Antonio home. Caught early, slab leaks can usually be repaired without undue disruption to your home. Our experts may be able to use minimally invasive techniques like applying a lining to your existing pipes, sealing the leak and preventing future leaks.
Serving the San Antonio community since 1977, Mr. Plumber has earned a stellar reputation for quality leak detection services and leak repair. If you suspect that there is a leak somewhere in your home, don’t wait. Call Mr. Plumber today at 210-492-2000 and put a stop to damaging leaks in your San Antonio home.