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Fast Burst Pipe Repair in North London
Rapid Repairs to Reduce Water Damage in Your Home
The water pipes that run throughout your home go through a lot of use each day, and over time experience a lot of wear and tear. Pipes are an integral part of every building, although they’re often taken for granted. When enough pressure builds up inside a pipe and causes it to burst, the damage can be devastating.
Here at Bluewater Plumbing, we offer burst pipe repair and water leak repair services to help homeowners in North London and surrounding areas. Our goal is to fix the damage caused to your home by burst pipes. We can fix the problem and restore your regular flow of water quickly and without breaking the bank.
WHY DO FROZEN PIPES BURST?
Pipes usually burst when the water inside them turns to ice after being exposed to freezing temperatures. As the ice expands it typically has nowhere to go, and so it finds a way out through the pipe by bursting a hole. Think of a frozen pipe like a balloon inflating. The balloon will only inflate a certain amount before popping at its weakest point. That same process occurs when a frozen pipe bursts.
IS A BURST PIPE AN EMERGENCY?
A burst pipe is an absolute emergency if the pipe is inside your home. If you are not home when a pipe bursts, water could fill the interior and cause significant damage to your walls and flooring. And once moisture has entered these areas, removal becomes very difficult and could result in mould or mildew. Once that occurs, your health and that of your family is now at risk – all from a simple broken pipe. If you have a burst pipe, call for emergency plumbing right away!
A broken pipe outside the house may also be critically important if the broken pipe in question supplies all the water to your home. A breakage could mean you may not receive sufficient water to maintain proper hygiene, or even that your water source could become contaminated by substances entering the water system through the breakage point.