Identify fault - Baths, basins and sinks

Content owner : housing.direct@kirklees.gov.uk Last updated : 21/06/11

If damage was caused deliberately or accidentally, you may be charged for the work being carried out


Baths, basins and sinks
Fault Additional details needed
Bath cracked or damaged Colour of the bath
Can it still be used?
How did it happen?
Bath panel loose Is it Loose or broken?
End or side panel?
How did it happen?
Basin cracked or damaged Colour of basin
Brackets or pedestal
Basin loose or unstable Brackets or Pedestal
Sink loose Is it the sink top or base unit?
Electric shower not working Is tenant disabled?
Was it fitted by the council?
Is it a separate cubicle or over bath shower?
Electric shower leaking Was it fitted by the council?
Where is the leak?
Is it a separate cubicle or over bath shower?
Tap dripping or faulty Type of tap? (Bath basin or sink)
Pillar or monoblock?
Wall tiles cracked or broken Colour of tiles
Where are tiles? (Bath basin, sink)
How many are affected?
Seal leaking around bath basin, sink or shower Where is the leak?
Plug and chain broken or missing where from - bath, basin,or sink
Water leaking This is a plumbing problem
Wastepipe leaking Bath, basin, sink, washing machine
Is it internal or external?
Wastepipe blocked Where is the blockage? (Bath basin sink, washing machine)
Are other properties affected?
Is it leaking?