Inspect your washers and clothes dryers for any rust around the pipes, water leaks or loose clothes dryer vents. Make certain the clothes dryer vents are clear and not blocked with lint. To inspect this, just turned the dryer on, placing your hand over the dryer vent which will be found on the outside of your house making sure that air is coming out. If there isn't any air coming out, you will have to clean out the clothes dryer duct venting pipelines.
Turn off the mainwater supply by switching off the primary stop tap, which is usually either in the area where the primary service pipelinelinks to the house or under the kitchen area sink. It is best to ensure that everybody in your fa