5 Common Reasons Your Washing Machine Is Leaking Water

If you’re like most modern homeowners, you take having a steady supply of clean clothing for granted, thanks to your household washing machine — and a leak in your washing machine means a major inconvenience to you and your family. Not only that, but a washing machine with a leak that’s gone undetected can cause substantial damage to your home’s floor. For this reason, it’s important to be aware of signs of possible leaks that aren’t as obvious as puddles on the floor, such as persistent musty odors that signal mold or mildew infestations.