Water leak detection at Trailer Park in Harrison, Ohio

Water leak detection at Trailer Park in Harrison, Ohio

This project involved a 1/2 mile long 1-1/2″ water service running from a pump house to 20 spread out trailer home sites. The water leak had started in December and had grown progressively worse over the past 6 months. I started listening with the system wet at the pump house and walked with the plumber

Underground Water Leak in New Richmond, Ohio

Underground Water Leak in New Richmond, Ohio

I was called out to an underground water leak in New Richmond, Ohio. The job involved a 3/4″ polyethylene water line running from the house out a horse barn. The owner had been turning the water on a little bit at a time to reduce water loss as there was a considerable leak in the

Slab Leak Detection in Fairfield, Ohio

Slab Leak Detection in Fairfield, Ohio

This was my easiest slab leak yet. After interviewing my client, I found that the water lines were only 1/2″, which didn’t produce as much sound with just water leaking, but sang like a canary after adding compressed air. After checking the valving and watching the water meter, I found that this was a hot

Water Pipe Leak in Cincinnati, Ohio

Water Pipe Leak in Cincinnati, Ohio

This water pipe leak is the most challenging,  due to the lack of ability to isolate the system. Most jobs have a water meter or shutoff valve outside the building so you can shut down the system to add compressed air and helium, to allow for better leak detection. This one had 7 large apartment

Water leak detection Milford, Ohio

Water leak detection Milford, Ohio

The water leak detection service was for a 3/4″ PVC water service running roughly 100 ft between two buildings. There was a wet spot in the asphalt parking lot which gave me a rough starting point. The water pressure was 75 psi and the system produced a surprisingly strong signal when it was checked with

Kenton County Parks Underground water leak

Kenton County Parks Underground water leak

Kenton County Parks called regarding an underground water leak adjacent to some restrooms at Mils Road Park. This was another case of not being able to isolate the system as the 2″ copper water service had a reduced pressure backflow preventer on it, which would not allow adding compressed air or helium into the system.

Slab Leak Detection in Fairfield, Ohio

Slab Leak Detection in Fairfield, Ohio

This call came from Tri-County plumbing to take care of one of their customers. I first checked at all the first floor fixtures to determine where the leak was. I was able to quickly determine that the under slab leak was on the line between the Mechanical Room and the kitchen sink. The line was

Water Leak Location in Florence, Kentucky

Water Leak Location in Florence, Kentucky

This water leak location was for a condo with a 30 ft water line through a beautifully landscaped area. The water service was a 3/4″pvc line with a fairly level, direct shot from the meter crock to the entrance in the basement of the townhome style condo. There was a pressure regulating valve on the

Leak Detection in Louisville, Kentucky

Leak Detection in Louisville, Kentucky

I was called to Louisville, Kentucky at the Southern Baptist Theological Seminary for a leak detection after two other leak detection companies were unsuccessful in finding a large leak. The leak was gushing underground at 35 gallons/minute from a 6″ductile iron main, with no water apparent at the surface. I arrived Sunday night and performed

Leak location service in Montgomery/Kenwood.

Leak location service in Montgomery/Kenwood.

Leak location service in Montgomery/Kenwood I was called to perform a leak location service in Montgomery/Kenwood, Ohio. The yard was dry as a bone with a considerable leak that you could easily hear both inside the house and at the water meter. The 3/4″ copper water main ran through the flat lawn in the front