Evans Plumbing Inc Blog: Posts Tagged ‘slab leak’

Why Slab Leaks Need to Be Dealt With ASAP

Monday, November 12th, 2018

leak“It’s just a leak, what’s the worst that could happen?”

There are many DIY guides online about how to handle a simple leak. But if all leaks were so simple, you wouldn’t need the help of plumbers. The location of the leak makes all the difference.

In particular, we’re talking about slab leaks. These are a kind of leak that must be taken care of as soon as possible. We’ll explain why down below.

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What Do Cold and Hot Spots on My Floors Mean?

Monday, October 1st, 2018

blue-question-markLet’s say one day you’re walking across your kitchen floor, barefoot, and you notice that the floor is particularly cold in one spot (and we mean more than usual!)

Or, perhaps you’ve noticed that your dog or cat seems very particular about laying in one spot of the floor. When you put your hand on it, you feel that it’s quite warm.

You should never be feeling radical temperature differences beneath your floor. It’s the sure sign of a plumbing problem. In this case, it’s most likely a slab leak! Read on to find out what you can do.

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Simple Plumbing Problems Gone Wrong

Monday, August 6th, 2018

close-up-of-plumbing-leakMost of us know a plumbing problem when we see one. The leaky faucet or the clogged sink are some of the staples of modern plumbing problems. Everyone encounters these problems, and they’re not a big deal if taken care of early.

At the same time, even the most common and innocuous plumbing problems can become an emergency if they appear in the wrong place. In this post, we’ll go over two big examples.

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