Burst Pipe Problem – Trust Oceanside Services
A burst pipe problem is a common occurrence around Gold Coast homes. The causes can be varied from a blockage and buildup of pressure to faults in pipe materials, or just the old age of plumbing systems. There are certain ways to prevent water damage if you are able to find the leak in time. The first thing to do is find your water mains or local water supply and turn it off. This will minimize the amount of damage done to your home or property from the burst pipe. After this, it is advisable to move any furniture or valuables away from the affected area, and begin to soak up or remove any excess water. The sooner and more thoroughly this is done, the less expensive any clean-up is likely to be or replacement of affected property. To ensure your plumbing is fixed correctly and any additional risks are detected, it is always recommended to call a professional plumber. This will also give you peace of mind knowing that any work carried out is completely guaranteed and that you’ve done the right thing in the eyes of any insurance company.
There are many ways a qualified plumber can install plumbing that is designed to last. Insulation of exposed pipes can help prevent deterioration from weather conditions and the atmosphere. Lagging or foam insulation can be used to effectively protect the piping around your home. Also using top quality materials, and the right materials for a particular area is a skill a licensed plumber is trained for. If you are going on an extended holiday or business trip, it is a good idea to switch off your mains water supply as any damage that occurs at this time will likely not be discovered for days or possibly weeks until you return home.
Oceanside Services are available 24/7 and are highly equipped to manage any level of water damage or burst pipe problem. We provide same-day services and can repair any burst pipe problem immediately. Oceanside Services offer a 1-hour emergency response anywhere on the Gold Coast, which means all your troubles are solved anytime day or night. Give our friendly team a call today on 07 5520 7100
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