Professional Plumbing Leak Detection Specialist in Mountlake Terrace, WA
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A hidden or otherwise invisible underground water pipe leak is something that shouldn’t be ignored. Even if the leak appears to remain constant, water is being wasted and the high water bills will keep coming. As the leak continues or worsens, damage from the leaking water can occur which will only adds to the expense of getting it fixed. The most difficult and expensive part of all is all too often the process of finding the leak…creating further damages to you home, business or existing landscapes buy digging and misguided guesses to where the leak “might” be. This is where we come in!!
We arrive equipped with current technologies and training to accurately locate any hidden leak on your residential or commercial property. Our locating service is highly accurate and is completely non-invasive and safe to your property. When the location of the leak is clearly marked we can additionally help with referrals to the best plumbers for the repair.
Technologies used to locate hidden water pipe leaks may include electronic ground microphones, leak correlation equipment, infrared and pipe locating tools. These are highly specialized tools that are needed to locate hidden water pipe leaks without unearthing and damaging a property in search of it.
Residential Leak Detection:
- Underground leak locating on main water pipes that are buried between your house and the water meter.
- Underground leak locating on irrigation systems serving the landscapes around your residential property.
- Under concrete or asphalt driveways.
- Beneath your home if built on a slab on grade foundation.
Commercial Leak Detection:
- Main water pipes between the meter and your business.
- Leaks on Irrigation systems that keep your landscapes beautiful.
- Beneath driveways and asphalt parking areas.
- Beneath building concrete slabs.
Leak Detection for fire suppression systems:
- Fire mains serving both residential and commercial.
- Beneath driveways, parking lots or building slabs.
Q: Once you find the leak can you repair it?
A: Our service specializes in locating leaks and pipes. We do not dig up or repair the leaks.
Q: Can you find a leak through concrete/asphalt?
A: Yes, we can locate leaks in pressurized water pipe though cement slabs, asphalt driveways, gravel, grass, you name it.
Q: What does an indoor leak survey entail?
A: If you have an active leak but don’t want to rip out a whole ceiling or wall looking for the source we can find it for you. The survey starts with an inspection using thermal imaging and a moisture meter. If the the leak is coming from behind drywall the next step is to drill a 1 inch test hole and find the exact source with an inspection camera. In this way most surveys conclude with a 100% positive leak location with minimal damage.
Q: Can you find leaks in my irrigation system?
A: Yes, we can find leaks in irrigation pipes as well as determine if you have leaking control valves.
Q: What if I can’t find my irrigation control valves?
A: We have the equipment to find lost control valves.
Q: What next steps should I take after having my leak located?
A: Contact a plumber to schedule a repair. Depending on the location you might also need to have your other utilities (power, gas, etc.) located before digging. There is a free service that will do this for you. “Call Before You Dig” can be reached by dialing 811.
Simply Leak Detection will arrive prepared with the advanced tools and technologies. We are your specialists when a hidden water pipe leak is needed to be located….no matter where it might be hiding on or beneath your property! Once the leak is located and clearly marked for repair, we can additionally help with quality plumbing referrals to finish the job.
Simply Leak Detection specializes in locating hidden water pipe leaks and not the repair. This keeps us focused on what we do best. We often work as a referral from your favorite plumbing contractor. If you are a plumbing contractor seeking a locating service to support your business, please give us a call.
I am committed to building a strong reputation for reliability and quality work and care that you receive the best service.
Feel free to contact me directly at any time day or night!
Michael Fend – Owner /Operator
Simply Leak Detection