When a burst pipe happens, it can be one of the most damaging and costly problems in residential and commercial plumbing. A water leak or burst pipe can cause damage to the floor, furniture, walls and even the foundation of the house or building if left unsolved. It also makes the plumbing unusable. There are several reasons why a small water leak can lead to a burst pipe. In the Perth area, the most common causes of a burst pipe are age, misuse, lack of proper maintenance, and damage.
Maintain your pipes and plumbing to avoid a burst pipe
If you maintain your pipes by catching and fixing water leaks, you could avoid an emergency situation caused by a burst pipe. If a leaking pipe is not fixed right away, the leak could cause further damage. Even to the point of it breaking open causing water to pour into the area the pipe is located.
Your plumbing pipes are put under pressure every day by common uses like flushing toilets, taking showers, doing laundry or the dishes. Any faults or weaknesses in the pipe will break down over time to give way to a completely broken pipe. Not only does this lead to costly damage of property, but it will cost you greatly in your water bill.
Sometimes water leaks, faults, and weaknesses can go undetected in pipes, particularly if the pipes are behind walls, under floors, or under the ground. In the event that a pipe bursts, you will need to call a reliable emergency plumber to repair and maybe even replace that pipe. The Plumbing and Gas Heroes are professionals in locating pipes and detecting leaks In the case of a burst pipe, fixing it quickly and as efficiently as possible.
A burst pipe can happen at any time of the day or night, which is why you need a reliable plumber that not only has expertise but also a high level of courtesy, cleanliness and service. The Plumbing and Gas Heroes offers only the best service to all customers in Perth 24 hours a day, any day of the week or year. Offering all plumbing services, we are your plumbing emergency and repair solution. Call The Plumbing and Gas Heroes any time