water main leak in Altrincham or Cheshire?

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what are the


You might think a leak is easy to spot, but there are several signs which would indicate a leak which is less obvious. If you experience a reduced level of water output from a particular tap, then it may be that water is escaping via a hole in the piping. Alternatively, if you have a drip which will not stop, this can also be indicative of a leak. 

Another sign of a less obvious leak is if you have very high water consumption. You will need to have a water meter at the boundary of your property to check this however.

Spotted a


Developing a leak in your water main is a huge problem. Especially as you might not even know it’s happening until significant damage has been done to your property.

But there are ways you can spot a leak and prevent it from becoming a major issue. It’s also a good idea to know what to do in the event of a water main leak, because acting quickly will help to minimise the damage. 

who is


If you are the homeowner, then it will be your responsibility to resolve the problem.

If you are renting a property, it may be the responsibility of your landlord, but you need to look at your tenancy agreement to be sure.

If you are experiencing a leak because new repairs have been done recently, it may well be their responsibility.

If you’re in any doubt, you can contact us on 07753 259 174 for a free consultation.

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If you have any questions or need to make an enquiry, fill out the form here and we’ll come back to you as soon as we can.

For any emergencies though, please call 07753 259 174