Atlanta Residents; Easy Solutions for Water & Plumbing Leaks

Many home and business owners are surprised to find out just how much damage a small water leak can cause. Going beyond just damage, leaky pipes can cause serious health problems. 

Atlanta Residents; Easy Solutions for Water & Plumbing Leaks - Water Leak Detection Blog - Orlando, Florida | Leak Doctor - 2(4)Unfortunately, plumbing leaks don’t fix themselves, the damage they cause just gets worse. And so does the inevitably of a moisture rich environment where mold, mildew, and fungi grows. Hazards such as these cause a host of respiratory problems that can be very serious. 

These indoor pollutants can reach levels 2 to 5 times higher than levels outdoors. According to studies done by the EPA, in some cases these indoor levels can even be higher. 

“Indoor air pollutants have been ranked among the top five environmental risks to public health. The problems they cause can be subtle and do not always produce easily recognized or immediate impacts on health.” - “Questions About Your Community: Indoor Air,” US EPA

What type of health conditions can mold from water leaks cause?

Take note, these conditions are more server if someone has existing allergies, asthma, and respiratory conditions. 

Sinus congestion

Irritation of the nose, throat, and skin

Red and itchy eyes

Sneezing and coughing 

Respiratory infection 

Fatigue 

Difficulty breathing

Spores from mold, mildew, and fungi, can go undetected in the air. Not only are they breathed in, they can also be found on surfaces in your home.

The First Step 

If an undetected water leak is not located and repaired, the problem will just get worse. But locating moisture between walls, behind sinks, under the floor or in the ceiling, isn’t always easy. 

Don’t worry, the Leak Doctor is on your side. We use cutting edge technology that combines equipment and techniques developed in-house, as well as the best training available. Equally important is the experience of our technicians, who receive continuous hands-on training at our state-of-the-art training facility.

We have found thousands of leaks in single-family homes, condominiums, apartments, and more.

Most importantly, our services are accurate and non-invasive, saving you money in the total cost of the repair and eliminating the time spent digging up your property looking for the leak.

Do You Need a Plumber or Water Leak Specialist?

When you think of a plumbing or water leak, most people tend to have an image of water gushing out of a pipe below the sink or an overflowing toilet. But unfortunately, that isn’t the typical water leak. Most often than not, they happen behind...

How to Repair an Atlanta Plumbing/Water Leak

Plumbing leaks have become a big issue here in Atlanta as plumbing pipes age and water causes corrosion. A slow drip under the bathroom sink may be easy to identify, but the leaks between walls or under a concrete slab, is a whole different...

Orlando Slab Leak; Should You Be Concerned?

Any type of plumbing leak can be dangerous and should be taken seriously.  Slab leaks can easily go unnoticed by the homeowner, since they are under all that concrete. Typically by the time the signs of a slab leak show up, warm floors, a...

Atlanta Plumbing Leaks; How to Find & Fix Them!

When your Atlanta area home or business has a plumbing leak, time is of the essence. Even a small water intrusion can cost hundreds if not thousands of dollars in damages. A recent study by the Insurance Institute for Business & Home Safety,...

How to Detect Atlanta Water/Plumbing Leaks

When your Atlanta area home or business has a plumbing leak, time is of the essence. Even a small water intrusion can cost hundreds if not thousands of dollars in damages. A recent study by the Insurance Institute for Business & Home Safety,...
Page: 123456789 - All

The Leak Doctor can find your leak and fix it fast!
Call us today at (407) 426-9995 or (678) 251-7487 or use our quick and easy contact form to schedule your inspection. We service Orlando, The Villages, Tampa, Daytona Beach, Winter Park and the surrounding Central Florida area, in addition to the greater Atlanta, Georgia area.