In the pipeline - Information Blog # 64 - Leak Detection Malvern
February 29 2016
Case Study J:LEAK DETECTION
Attended property on 22/02/16 to investigate report of a leak.
FINDINGS/ACTIONS -Accessed property and carried out a pressure test of shower breach - all okay, no leak found -Flood tested shower base and discovered a immediate leak coming through the tiles along the wall leading to doorway -Minutes later, found water coming out underneath the tiles into the bedroom where carpet meets tiles -Also found a large amount of mould growth within the walk-in wardrobe which is on the opposite side of wall to the shower -Lifted carpet and placed a brick underneath to try and allow airflow underneath -Took notes for recommendation -Packed up and left site clear
RECOMMENDATION 1. Removal of shower base and re-waterproof.
Webbplumbing services can be called on 1300 238 993 for your emergency leak detection work.