Every homeowner should know where their home’s water shutoff valves are located and how they work. These valves help you control the flow of water into and throughout your home. They can also help you prevent extensive home water damage if a water fixture malfunctions or a water pipe bursts and you need to shut off the flow of water in your home in a hurry.
Read on to learn more about your home’s water shutoff valves, the valve types available today, and the signs you need new valves.
Shutoff Valves Present in Homes