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Gas Leak & Water Leak Detection & Repair

At 24 Hour Service Plumbers we believe in using the latest technology for fast and accurate detection, location and repair of gas leaks and water leaks.

we will go above and beyond to solve your plumbing problems!

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Why should our customers choose our leak detection service

There are several reasons why a customer should consider using 24 Hour Service’s leak detection services:

  1. Experience and Expertise: 24 Hour Service has trained and experienced professionals who are knowledgeable in leak detection techniques and equipment. They have the skills and expertise to quickly and accurately identify the source of a leak, even in hard-to-reach areas.

  2. Non-Invasive Techniques: 24 Hour Service uses non-invasive leak detection techniques that do not require destructive testing, meaning that there will be minimal damage to the property during the leak detection process.

  3. State-of-the-Art Equipment: 24 Hour Service uses the latest state-of-the-art leak detection equipment to ensure accurate and reliable results. This equipment can detect leaks in a variety of environments, including residential, commercial, and industrial properties.

  4. Comprehensive Service: 24 Hour Service provides a comprehensive leak detection service that includes identifying and locating the source of the leak, providing recommendations for repairs, and, in some cases, assisting with repairs.

  5. Time and Cost Savings: By using our leak detection services, customers can save time and money in the long run by detecting leaks early on before they cause significant damage to the property. This can result in lower repair costs and a faster turnaround time for repairs.

Overall, 24 Hour Service leak detection services offer customers peace of mind by providing accurate and reliable leak detection services that can help protect their property and save them time and money in the long run.

What are the factos can lead to water and gas services developing leaks

Water and gas services can start leaking due to a variety of reasons, such as:

  1. Corrosion: Over time, water and gas pipes can corrode due to exposure to elements such as moisture, air, and chemicals. This can lead to leaks.

  2. Physical damage: External forces such as digging, excavation, construction, and vehicular traffic can damage water and gas pipes, leading to leaks.

  3. Wear and tear: Constant use and exposure to elements can cause water and gas pipes to wear out, leading to leaks.

  4. Faulty installation: Poor installation or use of substandard materials during the installation of water and gas pipes can result in leaks.

  5. High water pressure: High water pressure can cause stress on pipes, leading to leaks.

  6. Extreme temperature changes: Extreme temperature changes can cause pipes to expand and contract, leading to cracks and leaks.

  7. Natural ground movement: Ground movement due to extreme weather changes can damage water and gas pipes, causing them to leak.
What are the different approaches for detecting water and gas leaks

There are various methods available to locate water and gas leaks, including:

  1. Acoustic methods: These methods involve using sensitive listening devices to detect the sound of escaping gas or water from a leaking pipe.

  2. Visual inspection: Sometimes, leaks can be detected by visually inspecting the pipes or the surrounding area for signs of moisture, such as damp spots or mold.

  3. Pressure testing: This involves testing the pressure in the pipes to identify leaks. This method involves temporarily isolating sections of the pipe network and measuring pressure changes to locate the leaks.

  4. Infrared thermography: This method involves using thermal cameras to detect changes in temperature caused by water or gas leaks.

  5. Tracer gas method: This method involves injecting a tracer gas into the pipes, which can be detected at the surface if there is a leak.

  6. Ground-penetrating radar: This method involves using radar to detect changes in the ground caused by leaking pipes.

  7. Pipe cameras: Specialized cameras can be inserted into pipes to inspect for leaks or blockages.

These methods can be used individually or in combination to locate water and gas leaks accurately.

Whilst water leaks can cause considerable damage over time, gas leaks can have devastating consequences and should be dealt with as a matter of urgency. 

If you suspect that you may have a water or gas leak on your premises or even outside call us on 1300 00 24 47 and one of our expert plumbers will come and carry out a leak detection test to locate and repair the leak as quickly as possible. Call us on 1300 00 24 47 or contact us online via the form below.

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