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Old 11-20-2011, 03:39 AM   #1
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Sound under house about every 15 mins


I am having a wierd problem where for the last couple months about every 15 mins I hear a sound that lasts about 8 seconds coming from under the house, like the sound of water in the pipe after a toilet is flushed. The problem is the sound follows the water line under the house but the toilets are not running. I have a pool and a timer for the backyard sprinklers, and I don't know if they have anything to do with the sound.

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Old 11-20-2011, 05:23 AM   #2
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Sound under house about every 15 mins


check your water meter-----write down the number before you go to bed---and again when you get up.

If you are using water--start shutting down the different systems that could be using water all by themselves,---I would suspect a toilet----

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Sump pump?
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just a guess, but it could be a toilet with a slow leaking flapper.
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