What’s Making Your Faucet Leak?

A number of different plumbing problems can cause a faucet to leak, from corroded pipes or defective gaskets to mineral deposits in the internal parts of the faucet. Leaky faucets can be irritating, but they can also be a serious problem.

If you ignore a leaking or dripping faucet in your home, the problem can quickly change from a simple repair to a complex plumbing issue, so it’s important that you have the problem taken care of as soon as possible. The professional Ohio plumbers at Wind Bender Mechanical Services, LLC can fix any plumbing problems that you encounter, and we’ll be able to diagnose and repair any leaking faucets quickly and accurately.

The Facts

According to the Environmental Protection Agency, leaks in plumbing fixtures can waste up to 10,000 gallons of water per household every year. The most common leak problems occur with:

  •  Toilet flappers
  •  Valves
  •  Faucets

The EPA states that fixing these problems can save you up to 10% on your water bills every month.

Dripping faucets can waste a tremendous amount of water, so this problem has a serious impact on the environment. If you don’t have any leaks in your Ohio home repaired, you’ll be wasting both money and valuable resources.