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WCohn, Journeyman Plumber
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Taking a shower I hear a dripping in my downstairs wall but

Customer Question

Taking a shower I hear a dripping in my downstairs wall but see no water stain.Would that be hard to follow up on?
JA: How long has this been going on? And how severe is the problem?
Customer: Months but I see no water stain anywhere
JA: Do you plan on doing the work yourself?
Customer: Check no I wouldn't know where to start
JA: Anything else we should know to help you best?
Customer: How concerned should I be about not seeing any sign of water?
Submitted: 1 month ago.
Category: Plumbing
Expert:  WCohn replied 1 month ago.

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Expert:  WCohn replied 1 month ago.

I would be very concerned. Water damage can be hidden and create mold.

Customer: replied 1 month ago.
What can be done and average cost
Expert:  WCohn replied 1 month ago.

I usually can pull the shower trim plate off and fit it between the shower wall and the valve

Expert:  WCohn replied 1 month ago.

That prevents me from having to repair the wall

Expert:  WCohn replied 1 month ago.

Are you still there?