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Someone Is Stealing My Water
Is a water thief on the loose pilfering your water? Are they walking around with buggies and filling bottles up with water?
Is there a sudden spike in your water supply consumption, according to your latest water bill?
One trend that is going on is the theft of water because let’s face it water is no longer cheap.
Due to this fact, your neighbor could be stealing your water to wash his cars or fill his pools.
Sometimes we’ve even heard of construction companies and landscapers working on other people’s homes while stealing the neighbor’s water.
Of course, you do have the issue of pure vandalism where people are just coming to your home to turn on the tap and purposely flooding your home’s lawn or garden.
Well, there’s an inexpensive way that you can lock down your hose bibb and prevent people that mean you no good from stealing your water.
Below is a picture of a hose bibb or what you may call an outdoor tap. Next, to it is a picture of a bibb with a high-security handle lock on it.
Depending on the brand you buy you can get these at a price point between $15 and $20 and can they be purchased online at Amazon or locally at your Home Depot stores.
How To Lock Outside Water Faucet
Once your hose bibb is locked even if they turn the water on no water will come out. This little device will save you more money than it costs you the first time someone tries to take your water.
A hose bibb lockouts that prevent garden theft is going to save you a lot of money. As stated earlier, it doesn’t stop the thief, kids, vandals from turning the water on or off but it does stop them from being able to use the hose bibb.
These locks are simple to install (no tools required), heavy duty, rust-proof, economical, highly secure and compatible with most hose bibbs.
The hose bibb lock is ideal for vacation homes, apartments, campsites, restaurants and anywhere where you need to secure a faucet from unauthorized tampering of water.