How To Handle Burst Pipes

May 2, 2022by plumber0
Burst Pipe Wellington Point

First of all, if you have Burst Pipes or water leaking please call 0409 364 858 straight away for help or contact us here.

There is no better time than the present to learn what you can about plumbing especially with Burst Pipes. Continue reading to discover some excellent tips about handling a Burst Pipe. You’ll be glad you did, as they can help you with plumbing problems that may arise.


Burst Pipes

Always shut off your water valve when you have a Burst Pipe.

When water pipes burst there is always going to be a considerable water loss and as well as water damage to be considered,

Things to be ready for a Burst Pipe is to periodically check your Flexi hoses on your toilets and even under your sinks to make sure they are in good working condition and visible signs of surface rust are showing.

Insulating pipes in unheated areas of your house can save you the headache of burst pipes and flooding down the road. If you find that a room with pipes is especially cold, you should also use a good silicone ( NEUTRAL CURE SILICONE ONLY, not kitchen and bathroom or acetic cure ) to seal any holes in the walls, or any cracks around windows to ensure no drafts get in as well as keeping ants and other creepy crawlies out.


Leaking Pipes

Always will go unnoticed for a long time until it becomes more visible and then it could be that you have used a lot of water and get a massive increase in your water bill causing wallet pain (OUCH),

Knowing about basic plumbing is a valuable skill. You’ll be an awesome resource for your friends and family, and you can also save yourself a lot of cash, as well. The information above was delivered in a straightforward manner, so you should have no trouble understanding and implementing any of the above techniques.

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