Water leaks from plumbing fixtures, fittings, and pipes cause a significant amount of water waste in many households. According to research, a single household can lose up to 20,000 gallons (76m3) of water per year as a result of leaks. Some leaks such as leaking water heaters and dripping faucets are visible, while others can go for years without being detected because the source of the leak cannot be seen. If you need to check for leaks in your home, here is some useful information on how to go about it and how you can repair it.
Water transport is one of the oldest ways for transporting goods. It is also the cheapest mode of transport and thus many people prefer it. Water transport is divided into two groups – inland water transport and ocean transport. Inland water transport includes transport by rivers, lakes and canals. In this article you are going to see some of the advantages and some of the limitations of water transport that you need to know before choosing it as a transport mode for you.