How Do I Know If I Have a Leak in my Pool or Spa?

When you have a pool or spa at home, it is hard to know if you have a leak. You can look for common signs that there is a leak in the system, and you can have these problems fixed quickly.

The steps below show you how to catch problems in the system and get them fixed. We can help with our leak detection services.

Is Your Pump Working Overtime?

The pump in your pool will start working harder than normal when water is leaking out of the unit. Also, you will notice that your water bill will steadily rise.

You need to make sure you know the standard workload for your pump, and you need to call for assistance if the pump is suddenly working harder.

Is Your Water Level Erratic?

When the water level in your pool is not consistent, you need to consider that you might have a leak in the pool. You can check the bottom of the pool easily by walking around the outer edge of the pool. Any cracks in the floor of the pool are easy to spot, and you need to have them repaired quickly.

Do You Hear A Sound?

When your spa is running, you should not hear any other sounds aside from the motor. When the motor is turned off, any dripping or flowing sounds in your spa point to a leak. You do not want to wait for the unit to short out before you have it repaired.

How To Fix These Problems

Pool waterWhen you contact a plumber or pool repair company for help, you need to ask them to repair these problems as they find them. Cracks in your pool can be filled and sealed. Leaks in your spa can be filled and sealed, but there are larger leaks that will require you to replace your spa.

You can have your pools and spas fixed, but you need to catch these problems as soon as you can. There are some problems that cannot be fixed because the damage is too immense.

Catching these problems early will allow us time to come in and fix every issue in your pool or spa.

Do you have a leak in your Indianapolis home? Call Indiana Leak Detection at (317) 449-2780, so you can get that leak fixed the right way.

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