Turn Main Water Supply Off
This applies to a Burst Geyser, Burst Water Main or potential Flooding. You will need to turn off the main water supply to your home. The main water supply is usually found outside the front of your home. It will be marked “Water”, And will need to be turned in a clockwise direction, or to the right.
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In the unfortunate event your old water meter has been replaced with a new water meter. (New water meters are distinguished by there blue plastic covers). You will be unable to turn off your main water supply. This is due to the anti-tamper mechanism. In this situation you will need to call the water department.
Turn Plumbing Fixture Water Supply Off
When faced with a small plumbing emergency, for example Overflowing Toilet. Or Running Tap. Turn off the water source, by turning the valve located at the base. Or behind the tap or toilet. To turn off, you must turn the valve in a clockwise direction, or to the right!