When it comes to finding leaks things can get tricky. It’s best to have a licensed professional specifically trained to determine the exact location and source of your problem. Utah Leak Locate is proud to offer a list of things you as a home or business owner can keep in mind when faced with the task of locating leaks.
- Is the leak a gas? Typically you will smell a sulfur type smell in the air. But most leaks go unnoticed. Call Utah Leak Locate for a whole home or business inspection of your piping and appliances if you have any suspicion of a leak no matter how small. Or if your house is over 10 years old. DO NOT WAIT IF YOU HAVE A GAS LEAK! CALL TODAY FOR A WHOLE HOME OR BUSINESS INSPECTION.
- Its always best to address any leaks immediately. Most start out as a small pinhole leak then grow bigger causing the ground to sink, raising your utility bill dramatically and in most cases allow dirt to enter your piping system which can also do harm to your plumbing fixtures. Your best bet is to call a professional right away. We service leaking water mains, sewer mains, gas lines, air lines, medical gas leaks, and many others both above ground hard to find leaks in ceilings and walls, as well as underground leaks.
- If possible, turn off the valve supplying the leaking pipe, fixture, or appliance. Many times the valve to shut these items off are located in close proximity to the leak. Be sure to know the location of these valves upon ownership or occupancy of your home or business. Utah Leak Locate will be happy to show you these valves and also a label for your convenience. For gas leaks your outside gas meter shut off instructions are shown above.
- Choose a reputable company. There are few companies who have the high end locating equipment required to locate difficult leaks. Choose someone with great referrals. One way to do this is to look at the companies’ reviews. Customers use this as a way to help others find the good companies. Another helpful tip is to find someone local. Chances are you will save the time and the job. We are conveniently located in the middle of the Salt Lake Valley in Sandy Utah. We currently serve the following counties. Utah, Salt Lake, Wasatch, Morgan, Summit, Weber, and Davis counties.