Burst Water Pipes

Burst Water Pipes in Melbourne


If you’ve got a burst water pipes, you’ll need the services of an emergency plumber. Burst water pipes damage your home and end up being quite expensive to repair. Before you start to panic, you ought to bear in mind a few things and call an experienced plumber to keep the situation under control.

What to do when Pipes Bursts

Before the water floods every inch of your house, use a bucket or a large container to collect water flowing out of the pipe. Turn off the mains on your electricity switchboard, so you don’t run the risk of getting an electric shock. Turn on all the other taps in your home to drain water out of the system and turn off your main stop tap or water supply to your property. Lastly, call an emergency plumber to assess and deal with the situation.

Pipes can burst at any time. If you do, however, spot small leaks you may be able to nip the problem in the bud and prevent a huge disaster from occurring when you least expect it. Watch for small signs of a leaking pipe and call the plumber to repair damaged pipes.

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Signs of a leaking water pipes are as follows:

  • Damp or discoloured carpets in areas surrounding the bathroom, laundry, and kitchen
  • Musty smell in the house
  • Water dripping from the lights or the ceiling
  • Wet spots on the walls along with peeling paint
  • Reduced water pressure
  • Noisy taps or pipes
  • Overflowing gutters

If you see any signs of a leaking pipe, don’t hesitate to call the 24/7 plumbing experts at Zabs plumbing. We are licensed and highly experienced plumbers who guarantee you fast turnaround. We offer a broad range of superior plumbing services in Melbourne.

Some of them include:

  • Cold water pipe installation and repair
  • Fixing burst water pipes
  • Installing appropriate pressure valves
  • Locating burst pipes under concrete slabs and inside cavity walls

Don’t let burst pipes rob you of your peace of mind. Talk to us about routine pipe inspections to prevent future pipe failure. We’ll inspect all your pipes for signs of damage or cracks, and replace them for you if required.

Properly installed water pipes will last you many years. This is why you should hire the experts in the field to do your job. Zabs plumbing has great attention to detail and excellent workmanship. Our friendly service is second-to-none. We’re reliable and come fully equipped with industry standard equipment.

Call us on 0448 177 762 to fix your burst water pipes in Melbourne. Alternatively, visit us online to request a quote.