Water Damage: What To Look For

You don't have to live on a flood plain to experience water damage. Know the most common locations of damage so you can catch it early, when the water damage is still easily repairable. Bathroom The bathroom is a water damage hotspot in many homes. Damage often begins around the toilet or under the sink, although it will sometimes occur in the wall behind the shower or tub taps. Toilet damage is typically ground-based, often from a crack in the tank or bowl or a failed floor seal.