Slab leaks are leaks that occur under the foundation of your business. They are caused when a pipe bursts, cracks, or corrodes and causes water to pool under the foundation. Slab leaks require immediate attention due to the severity of a prolonged slab leak. When a slab leak is untreated it can cause the foundation to shift and crack, resulting in costly foundation repairs. If you think may have a slab leak, contacting a professional plumber is extremely important. North County Plumbing is extremely experienced in commercial slab leak repair. Our expert technicians can quickly locate the source of the leak and provide a repair that is durable and reliable.
Signs of a Slab Leak:
Slab leaks can often go unnoticed until major damage has occurred. If you a commercial business owner it is imperative you know the signs of a slab leak to avoid major and costly damage to your business. Signs of a slab leak include:
- Walls: Wet spots, stains and cracks.
- Floors: Wet spots and stains, warped hardwood, moldy carpets or spots that buckle.
- Warm spots: Check your floor for heated areas (common for radiant heating systems, where hot water leaks underneath the concrete slab).
- Foundation: Water leaking through building foundation.
- Sound: The sound of running water, even when water is turned off.
- Water pressure: Low water pressure and sudden increase in water bill.
Slab Leak Detection
Our trained technicians are equipped with state-of-the-art leak detection equipment to quickly pinpoint the source and severity of the leak. We have experience using the following equipment to determine the best remedy for your commercial business:
- Acoustic equipment
- Infrared technology
- Inert tracer gas
Experienced Commercial Slab Leak Repair
When dealing with a slab leak it is extremely important to hire a professional plumber to handle the situation. Slab leaks can be detrimental to your business if gone untreated. Our technicians have over 20 years of experience detecting and repairing slab leaks. We are confident in our ability to quickly locate and repair all types of slab leaks. Our certified plumbing technicians are available at any time to evaluate your commercial slab leak. We will offer the best experience and tools fix your leak and get your business running smoothly again.