"Dripping" noise after using hot water - Advices?


Postby sim6827 » Sun Jun 10, 2007 10:39 pm

Hi,

After using hot water I have noticed a "dripping" type noise coming from above the ceiling in my bedroom.

There are no visible patches of moisture.

Is this just the pipes contracting/expanding? The feed tank for my indirect system is directly above the bedroom.

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Postby htg engineer » Tue Jun 12, 2007 3:03 pm

Its possible for it just to be expansion when hot water flows through the pipes, if there's no signs of a leak this is probably the case especially if its only after running the hot tap, as if it was leaking ats more than likely to leak all of time.
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