Repair Pipes: Keep your Walls free from Leakage

Leaking pipes can be a real nuisance. These can also cause a lot of damage. The problem can be solved via hiring an experienced plumber. This can be expensive. In case, you want replace/repair the pipe all by yourself, here are some tips to follow:

Saw through the drywall exactly where you see the leak. The piece should be fit in a way to act as a board. The piece of drywall needs to be replaced. It should be identified by the site of the leak. You would require marking it for accurateness.

You should turn the primary water valve off. Take a hose and cut it down towards the middle. This will give you 2 pieces of split hose. These hose lengths will work towards covering the leak. The duct is ideal for leak. This acts as an additional layer between the pipe and the covering that you use.

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