Water Supply in Everyday Life
You can check water leaks !
Although a leak may start out with just some dripping it will worsen day by day.This means not only a waste of our valuable water resources, but also higher water bills for you. Please be sure to find and fix all leaks as quickly as possible.
How can I find and prevent water leaks?
If the pilot in the water meter is turning round even when water is not in use, there may be a leak. Please check the following points for leaks and immediately repair them.
|Checkpoints||How to find water leaks||How to prevent water leaks|
|Faucet||Water starts to leak with a slow drip.||When the tap becomes hard to turn off, do not use force. Please repair in timely manner.|
|Flush toilet||Water is running when toilet is not being flushed.||Please get in the habit of checking before use.|
|Water receiving tank||The motor of the pump is moving even when the water is not being used.||Check the leaks from pipes ahead of the tank.|
|Water is overflowing from a tank.||Install an alarm.|
|Walls containing water pipes||The wall around pipes is wet.||Check the outside walls of your residence from time to time.|
|Ground surface around buried pipes||The ground is wet near buried pipes.||Do not place items on the ground over buried pipes so that you can easily spot water leaks at all times.|
|Drainage box||Clean water is always flowing.||Frequently remove the lid, and check.|
Leaks From Flash Toilets
*When the water doesn't stop running, close the stop valve with a screwdriver etc. as an emergency measure.
Detect the reasons for leaks!