Over time, it’s normal for your washing machine hoses to start to wear and tear and will eventually break. Therefore, it’s important to inspect your washing machine hoses at least once a year to ensure that they are in good working condition. You don’t want to deal with any unexpected leaks!
This is a Preventative Maintenance Task!
Washing machine hoses wear out quickly and eventually will crack. This can cause leakage in your hoses, which will result in unnecessary water damage to your home.
Tasks can be done by: a homeowner, cleaning company, handyman
Step 1 – Inspect the hoses
- Inspect washing machine hoses for leaks or cracks in the hoses. Also, inspect the general condition of the washing machine hoses, because its common for the material to wear out overtime.
Step 2 – Fix any problem areas
- Tighten hose fittings as necessary to ensure no leaking. If hoses appear cracked or worn, consider replacing them with new hoses.
- Remember to close the water valves before removing the old hoses.
- Tool List: pliers – channel lock
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