Plumbing issues that need to be taken care of.
Make sure to run water at all areas filling up tubs, sink basins, and kitchen sinks. While filling these sinks with water, make sure there's no leaking around handles, showerheads, and shut off valves. Once full, drain each area one by one and carefully look full leaks under the sink at the drains. Leaks may go undetected if you don't look under the sinks causing a big mess and an area conducive for mold to grow. Water heaters are usually out of sight, so there out of mind. Many times nipples can become rusted and eventually start to leak. If you visit the area of the water heater, you may discover a gas leak. Water heater Temperature relief valves should be tested at least once a year. Changing anode rods can increase the life of your unit. If you have roof repairs or replacement, always check to make sure the roofer put the vent back in place, so the unit vents the carbon monoxide to the exterior and re strapped the vent as recommended. The truth is if plumbing leaks go left unchecked, they can cause lots of damaged and hazardous conditions. Most plumbing companies recommend a routine inspection about every two years. You may not have known, but a plumbing leak can cause foundation issues.