“How much is this going to cost me?”

That’s the first thought that might cross your mind when your shower springs a leak. Your next thought might be something like, “I wonder if I can fix it myself. Can’t be too hard, right?”

It may seem like leaking shower repairs are simple and straightforward, but there’s a lot more involved than you might realise. Many homeowners believe they have solved their own problems when they have really created bigger problems that they will later discover. That’s when they will eventually contact a professional and pay far more for expert shower repairs.

That’s why we recommend that you leave those repairs to a professional trained to handle shower repair in Brisbane. Let’s look at why you don’t want to pick a leaky shower as your weekend project if you don’t have prior experience or knowledge of plumbing.

Covering the Problem Leads to More Damage
What many people consider fixing a leaking shower is just covering it up. If you don’t see the water leaking anymore, you’re done, right?

Unfortunately, using basic sealing supplies to stop the water from leaking out onto your floor isn’t an adequate shower repair. It’s like putting a band-aid over a wound that needs stitches. That inadequate response isn’t going to stop the wound from bleeding profusely and eventually, overtaking the band-aid. It’s also likely to get infected.

You want to identify the source of the leak and apply an effective fix. That’s the only way to prevent significant damage to your property.

DIY Products Don’t Always Work Well or Long Term
Mostly leaking shower repairs aren’t as simple as going to the local hardware store and purchasing a kit. You need to identify the source of the leak and then purchase the right parts to make the necessary repairs. Simply sealing along the outside of your shower or applying a standard patch isn’t going to cut it in most cases.

If you don’t have plumbing knowledge or experience fixing shower leaks, then you likely won’t know what to buy even if you are able to identify the source of your leak. It’s also possible you will purchase products that don’t hold the leak long-term or that don’t work at all, sending you back to the store repeatedly.

When you work with a professional trained to undertake expert shower repairs, they will bring all the equipment and parts you need. They will identify the cause of the problem, thanks to their devices, and quickly access the needed parts. You will get the right parts the first time around with professional installation making for a fast repair.

You’re Rewarded with Relaxation and Peace of Mind
When you hire a pro for shower repairs in Brisbane, you don’t have to worry about making multiple trips to the store. You don’t have to waste half a day watching YouTube videos, trying to find a tutorial to help you identify and then repair your leak. There’s no worry about getting the wrong part or covering up a problem and allowing it to grow, unseen.

Our professionals show up on time and make your leaking shower repairs a priority. We quickly determine the cause of your leak and provide an honest quote so that you know what it will take to fix the problem professionally. We come with the parts needed already, so you don’t have to wait for thorough, expert shower repairs.

Do you need shower repair in Brisbane today? Give Leaky Showers a call to discuss your current situation. Our expert technicians are ready to fix your leak correctly the first time around.