Leaking Taps

Leaking Taps

Leaking Taps

Leaking taps or faulty taps are one of the most common plumbing problems to have.
Should you encounter leaking taps around the home or office F&M Plumbers and Drainers have the solution.
As well as wasting water which results in higher water bills a leaking taps left without repair can cause other damages to property.
  • Household leaks can waster more than 3, 785, 411, 784, 000 litres annually world wide
  • Ten percent of homes have leaks that waste more than 340 litres per day
  • Fixing leaking taps can save home owners about 10% on their water bill

There are many possible causes of leaking taps.

A defective washer can cause water leakage which is essential as it controls water flow. If it is damaged water may rush into the pipe even when the tap is turned off.

If the tap is on but water is leaking below the head, it is likely that the gland packaging or O-ring needs replacing. A possible cause of this fault can be soap seeping into the spindle, which reduces the amount of lubricating grease.

The need for a service is the most common reason for leaking taps. F&M Plumbers and Drainers can fix or replace faulty taps and leaking taps.
We offer a fast reliable service and can assure that your plumbing needs are met.

Here at F&M Plumbers and Drainers we will repair faulty and leaking taps all over the Sunshine Coast. Call us for a quote today on 5477 0040