LeakMate a Tool for all trades

LeakMate a Tool for all trades

  LeakMate a Tool for all trades Carpet fitters. When they fit new carpets sometimes nail floorboards down as a favour to the customer and hit a pipe. Electricians. Move pipes to get there wires in and crack soldered fittings, when they are putting up light fittings they drill into pipes in walls. Plasterers. Construct studded walls Put plaster boards up and knock nails in. Decorators. Take radiators off to paint walls and when they put them back crack soldered fittings. Builders. Doing alterations, putting in studded walls, nail & screw into pipes. Kitchen fitters. When they take out old units find leaks in old pipe work. Plumbers. Sometimes leave flux on the pipe this eats through the pipe. Caravan & Cannel boat heating systems, any boats that have fuel leaks, garden hoses, Oil pipes outside tanks; oil is very expensive, Compressed air pipes. Clamp tested to 20bar = 280psi Rodents chew through lagging to make nests expose pipe you only find out when it freezes rodents chew into plastic pipe. When it freezes plumbers are always busy and you can’t always get one, Christmas and bank holidays you can keep your central heating working until you get a plumber and you don’t have to pay expensive call out charges. DIY Anybody that dose any work on a property can knock a nail or screw into an existing...

Water Leaks Cause Serious Hidden Problems

  Water leaks are quite often the route cause to more serious cosmetic or & structural problems and also with the obvious health risks associated with living or working in a damp property. Some of the potential problems your hidden water leak could lead to include: Water leaking in your property means your water bill is rising faster than you would like – hurting your bank balance Central heating system leaks could leave you and your family with no heating – in the dead of winter Central heating systems that are being refilled constantly suffer from oxidization – rusting your radiators & pipes from the inside out! Water mains supply leaks can quickly cause subsidence of land including footpaths, driveways, gardens – or your house! Internal water leaks from pipes, tanks, under floor heating & central heating systems cause an untold amount of damage to your home including damage to walls and floors – costing hundreds to rectify! You family and you become at risk of a multitude of health problems affected by damp including asthma – children and the elderly are most at risk. Your property becomes a comfortable home for many insects, bugs & mites who thrive in damp & dark conditions – under your floors and in your walls. What may seem like a small problem, a simple water leak, can rapidly become a huge problem with extremely costly consequences. Fungal Growth If you have water leaks in your attic, behind walls or under floors this can use the growth and spread of various types of fungus, which in turn can cause health problems. Structural Ongoing water...

See how the LeakMate Tool can Stop a Water Leak in Seconds

Leak Mate, is a unique and extremely effective solution for professionals and DIY enthusiasts requiring a low cost, reusable and effective remedy that will save them time, money and inconvenience. Leak Mate is the only reusable tool specifically designed to stop leaks in seconds thanks to its clever design, easy operation, and range of seals supplied. Leak Mate can be used on pipes and fittings made from copper or plastic with up to 10 bar...
£33,000 water bill after massive leak

£33,000 water bill after massive leak

A 29-year-old scaffolding firm owner from Peacehaven in East Sussex, has been handed a gargantuan £33,000 water bill. Apparently 21.5 million litres of water leaked from the pipes around his rented property – enough to fill six swimming pools – and the water company decided to bill him for every litre. Read More at AOL...
Freezing winters cost £1bn in burst pipes

Freezing winters cost £1bn in burst pipes

AXA is warning that the last two years have seen one in a thousand people fall victim to burst pipes with average claims reaching a massive £25,000. Statistics from AXA home insurance show that during the freezing winters of the last two years, ‘escape of water claims’ have escalated by around 50% leaving tens of thousands of homeowners facing the misery of damaged or destroyed property and a total insurance bill of £1bn.  The company calculates that the bill for the 20%** of people with no contents insurance could have cost consumers a further £23m out of their own pockets. Read More at...
UK Weather: More Snow Before Rain Is Expected To Cause Flooding

UK Weather: More Snow Before Rain Is Expected To Cause Flooding

Heavy snow is expected to sweep the country on Friday, ahead of a thaw which, coupled with rains, is expected to cause flooding. The worst of the white stuff will hit Scotland, northern England, the Midlands and the east, where up to seven inches is predicted over high ground. As per, this is likely to cause more disruption for schools and travel networks. UK Weather: More Snow Before Rain Is Expected To Cause Flooding...