How to fix sin leaks explained, causes and solutions

Leaking sink

While it’s a problem that can cause a lot of cosmetic damage, a leak under your sink is fairly straightforward to diagnose and repair. Here are some possible causes:


  • Your pipe isn’t fitted correctly


If your pipe isn't fitted correctly, you'll need to fix this, using the nozzle to secure it in place.


  • Your pipe needs to be changed

Available at most DIY stores, if you find that your pipe is old or damaged it will need to be replaced.


  • Your washer needs replacing


If water is leaking from a joint then it is likely that the washer has become ineffective.

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