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DIY Household Plumbing and Appliance Maintenance tips for California Homeowners

In the beautiful state of California, homeowners are often challenged with maintaining their plumbing and …

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Expensive water utility bill.

Why are Santa Barbara Water Bills High?

Santa Barbara water has some of the country’s most expensive. After connection fees, the city’s …

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How Much Water Are We Really Using?

How Much Water Are We Really Using?

Historically, Montecito’s large lots and estate style homes have consumed the majority of the region’s …

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Santa Barbara Water Leak Report Summer 2019

Santa Barbara Water Leak Report Summer 2019

It’s another Santa Barbara Summer. The rains are long gone and many local water restrictions …

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Top 10 causes of Santa Barbara Water Leaks

Top 10 causes of Santa Barbara Water Leaks

Here is Our TOP 10 List 2018 is just around the corner and Santa Barbara …

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Five Reasons Santa Barbara has so many Slab Leaks

Five Reasons Santa Barbara has so many Slab Leaks

Here is Our TOP 5 List A slab leak is one of the biggest headaches …

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Santa Barbara Drought: Maintaining Your Home and Utilizing Your Water Resources to Prevent Leaks

Santa Barbara Drought: Maintaining Your Home and Utilizing Your Water Resources to Prevent Leaks

Santa Barbara .. Be proud to live here! While Santa Barbara is in the midst of …

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Santa Barbara Leak Detection Tips

Santa Barbara Leak Detection Tips

The Scoop In the Santa Barbara leak detection business, we continue to see a variety …

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Copper Water Pipe, Shut off Valve Isolated on White Background

Santa Barbara Irrigation Systems; Shut off Valves are Important!

Santa Barbara Irrigation Leaks Irrigation leaks in your yard? No shut off valves? You’re not …

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Detecting Leaks in Isla Vista

Detecting Leaks in Isla Vista

Isla Vista: Leak Detection Central Sure there’s the sun, the fun student atmosphere, and of …

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Local Goleta Leak Detection

Local Goleta Leak Detection

Acme understands Goleta Leak Detection Acme Detection employees have worked in Goleta for the past …

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The “Average Monthly Water Bill”: Understanding Santa Barbara Homeowner Rates

The “Average Monthly Water Bill”: Understanding Santa Barbara Homeowner Rates

So what is the Average monthly water bill? Explain Santa Barbara homeowner water rates. Concerned Santa …

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RetroFit Windows Problem

RetroFit Windows Problem

Preface on Retrofit windows This article pertains to leaks caused by the improper installation of …

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Pinhole Leaks

Pinhole Leaks

Pinhole leaks – Where do they happen? From the rocky Montecito soils to the crumbly …

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Pool Leak Detection in Goleta and Isla Vista

Pool Leak Detection in Goleta and Isla Vista

IMPORTANT Due to the high volume of work, we no longer provide swimming pool leak …

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Find your Santa Barbara Water Leak!

Find your Santa Barbara Water Leak!

Try These 3 Easy Steps to Locate Your Water Leak Step 1 – Read Your …

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Driveway Leak Detection

Driveway Leak Detection

Tips for Finding a Water Leak Under a Driveway So you’re losing water, lots of …

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Slab Leak Detection

Slab Leak Detection

How to Find a Slab Leak? Do you have water leaking under a concrete slab …