A SMART Way to Avoid Water Damage

avoid water damage caused by a water heater leakWater damage is one of the leading causes of homeowner loss and one of the most expensive. Homeowners can have significant damage from leaks from pipes, water heaters and washing machines to name a few. If you are not aware of the leak it can result in mold, warped floors or walls or foundation problems. SMART Water Leak Detectors quickly alert you to problems before they become costly repairs.

How do they work?

Water sensors detect and prevent water leaks and flooding caused by broken pipes and faulty appliances. Sensors are placed in areas where leaks may occur. Some systems trigger an alarm that can be linked to your cell phone. Some systems will automatically shut off water valves.

Where should sensors be installed?

Install sensors near:

  • Washing Machines
  • Dishwashers
  • Refrigerators
  • Water Heaters
  • Sinks
  • Toilets

What are the highest-rated Water Leak Detectors?

Check out this Consumer Affairs article that ranks the Top 10 Best Water Leak Detectors of 2020. Most home improvement stores sell a variety of Water Leak Detectors.

Make the SMART choice!

A water leak detector may help you uncover a problem so you can quickly correct it before it becomes a bigger problem. Some key benefits are it:

  • Protects your home and belongings
  • Identifies problems and prevents expensive repairs
  • Gives homeowners peace of mind
  • Is easy to monitor
  • Is a relatively inexpensive investment