In the pipeline - DIY Blog # 82 -FIRE SERVICE LEAKS MELBOURNE
April 08 2016
LEAKING FIRE HYDRANTS
Attended property on 07/04/16 to investigate report of leaking fire hydrants.
-Accessed property and found 3 fire hydrants in front courtyard
-Found one to be leaking, checked fire service for alarm - no alarm noted or indicator
-Advised residents of water disruption and shut off the water
-Drained the line and removed leaking millcock
-Sourced new millcock and replaced
-Re-instated water and purged line - all okay, no further leaks
-Packed up and left site clear
Note: Working on fire services is a specialist area of plumbing, take care and do not set off a fire alarm as the cost of fire trucks arriving is approx. $1500 per truck.
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