Water on the floor around a refrigerator is enough to make anyone nervous. But often there's a simple reason for the problem--and an easy cure.
The key is locating the source. Follow these steps to fix a leaking fridge.
Things You Will Need
- Meat Baster
- Adjustable Pliers
- Adjustable Wrench
- Nut Driver And Socket
- Replacement Parts
- To keep door gaskets clean and supple, wash them twice a year with warm, soapy water, then coat them with a light film of petroleum jelly.
- Some refrigerators have an internal defrost drain that is meant to be serviced by a professional. If you can't find your drain, call a pro.