Q. I CAN HEAR A BANGING NOISE COMING FROM MY PIPE WORK, WHAT COULD IT BE?

A. If you can hear noises or banging in the pipes inside your property, likely causes are -

  • Faulty ball valves can generate noise
  • If pipes are not clipped correctly, they may move and hit against walls/flooring, creating noise
  • If air is trapped at the stop tap, this can cause the pipes to vibrate and cause a hammering/banging sound.
  • Loose fitting washers (jumpers) in stop taps.

A qualified plumber will be able to help you fix the problem, to find a qualified plumber use our search for WIAPS Approved Plumber or use a WaterSafe approved plumbing business.

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