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Fixing Water Leaks
Detecting Leaks
If your water bill suddenly increases, but you haven't changed the way you use water, chances are you have a leak within your property. Leaks can waste several or even hundreds of gallons a day, so it's good preventive maintenance to check for leaks within your property once or twice a year. If you would like to use your water meter to help you detect leaks, please visit our Reading Your Water Meter page.

Water shut off valveTurning Off Your Water
If you need to turn off your water for repairs or because of a leak, turn it off at the shut off near your house. Do not turn it off at the meter. If your house does not have a shut off, call your water retailer so that a water technician can be sent to turn off the water for you. To look up your water retailer, please visit our water retailer look up tool.

Water Wise House Call
The Water Wise House Call program is currently on hold while it undergoes a makeover. Please call the Santa Clara Valley Water District’s conservation hotline at (408) 630-2554 to request to be notified when the new program is launched or to request a pre-inspection for the Landscape Rebate Program.

For Customers of San Jose Water Company

Learn more about the Water Audit Program Or call: (408) 279-7900

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