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Drip, drop, drip, drop

My sister was using the guest bathroom this morning, and I heard the distinct dripping sound inside the wall. I was almost afraid to tell my husband, as he will probably throw his hands in the air and want to sell the House. [smile]

It has to be said, we do have the best plumber in the world. After explaining the situation, he said the noise could be from the hot water pipes expanding and if I didn't see any wet spots on the walls, it could be nothing. He also suggested to have a little experiment by running cold water for a few minutes and checking the main sewer pipe in the basement at the same time. If the pipe is wet, than he would know it's a drain leak, and that would be easier to fix. Phew. Sounds good, right? Except I don't know what the grades of "easy" and "easier" are in the plumbing world.


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