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LEAK!don’t panic!

[1] TURN OFF THE STOP TAP! (OFF IS CLOCK-WISE)

THE STOP TAP IS USUALLY LOCATED UNDER THE KITCHEN SINK if the kitchen is in an extension the stop tap might be where the old sink used to be.
IF NOT, OTHER LIKELY LOCATIONS ARE…
THE GARAGE, if its integral to the house
METER CUPBOARD
NEAR TO FRONT DOOR
IF YOU STILL CAN’T FIND IT DO ITEM 2 BELOW AND THEN GO ASK A NEIGHBOUR, IF YOUR HOUSE IS THE SAME THE STOP TAP WILL BE IN THE SAME LOCATION.

[2] TURN ON ALL THE TAPS IN THE HOUSE AND FLUSH THE TOILETS!  THIS WILL REDUCE THE WATER PRESSURE AT THE LEAK. IF YOU CAN, WRAP AN OLD TOWEL AROUND THE LEAK AND GET A BOWEL OR BUCKET UNDER IT.

[3] IF WATER IS GETTING INTO ELECTRICALS
 - WITH DRY HANDS, TURN THE POWER OFF AT THE FUSE BOX!

[4] CALL A PLUMBER!