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Winter is coming, is your boiler losing pressure?


It's that time of year again when the evenings are drawing in and the heating is going on.  But is your boiler losing pressure? Many people know that they have a hidden leak, but during the summer when the heating is off its not such an annoying problem and you may not need to top [...]

Winter is coming, is your boiler losing pressure?2018-10-17T19:00:47+01:00

How do I find where my water pipes run?


Sometimes our customers who have a leak come to us saying "How do I find where my water pipes run?"  This usually happens where underground water pipes run down a drive or across farmland to the water meter. Of course until you know where the pipes are, we can't even start looking for the leak!   Land [...]

How do I find where my water pipes run?2018-10-18T11:43:08+01:00

We love happy customers!


"An efficient and thorough service with detailed explanations and answers during the investigation along with follow-up advice as required." Would you therefore recommend The Leak Team to a friend or colleague? "YES"! How would you rate the quality of your experience with The Leak Team overall? "EXCELLENT"! Mr S, Alnwick Northumberland October 2018

We love happy customers!2018-10-17T14:00:13+01:00

Free Advice – Outstanding Service!


"Outstanding service and advice. Would highly recommend.  I contacted the team as I have recently had a central heating system installed and the pressure is falling. The team gave me advice on how to diagnose the reason for this as my engineer had suggested re-piping the system only. I live in Dorset, although the team [...]

Free Advice – Outstanding Service!2018-10-17T16:06:40+01:00

How do I find my stop cock?


HOW DO I FIND MY STOP COCK? The stopcock or stop tap is a valve for turning off and on the cold water system in your home. When you turn the stopcock in a clockwise direction the water supply will be shut off. You can turn the water supply back on by turning the stopcock in an [...]

How do I find my stop cock?2018-04-26T08:38:57+01:00

Suspect a water leak – what are you responsible for?


Water Leaks For help and information on leaks, bursts, burst mains, water pressure and other water or sewerage related problems your water supplier should have a dedicated emergency line.   If the leak is outside the property boundary then you should contact your water supplier to arrange repairs. If the leak is inside your house an you [...]

Suspect a water leak – what are you responsible for?2018-04-26T08:38:58+01:00

Why have I got a large water bill?


Clients often ring us to find a leak that they know they must have because they have received an unusually large water bill, but what are the reasons for using more water all of a sudden and how can you narrow down the cause? STEP 1: Have you actually been using more water than normal? [...]

Why have I got a large water bill?2018-04-26T08:38:59+01:00

Citizens Advice on who is responsible for your water leak


Responsibility for water leaks If you pay for your water on a meter and suspect your bill is high, this might be because there is a water leak or overflow. You may be paying for water that’s going to waste. Find out what to do if you suspect you have a water leak and [...]

Citizens Advice on who is responsible for your water leak2018-11-21T11:07:15+00:00