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A burst pipe is the last thing that any homeowner wants to experience. Pipes can burst at any time, sometimes with little warning, and a burst pipe does not discriminate – they can occur whether your home is old or new.

A burst pipe can cause extreme structural damage to your property and should be classed as an emergency plumbing situation. For a fast burst pipe repair, Adelaide Emergency Plumbing is the one to call. Don’t delay, phone us at any time on 08 8423 6783. We will have a local plumber to your home on the same day, 24/7, and within less than 1 hours in a burst pipe emergency.

While you’re waiting for your Adelaide burst pipe repair expert, we suggesting turning off your water at the mains. Shutting off the water supply should help to eliminate any further damage that may be caused.

When you call our fully licensed and insured plumbers you can expect a prompt burst pipe repair – your plumber will arrive on time and won’t leave you waiting. We never surprise you with any hidden fees, we provide highly competitive rates, and quality plumbing service, guaranteed. Pensioner discounts and interest-free payment plans are available*.

Regardless if you require a burst pipe repair in Adelaide on a weekend, or at 2 am, you can trust our reliable and reputable plumbers to be there for you when you need them, covering all metropolitan suburbs.

Are there warning signs of a burst pipe?

When a pipe bursts, you will know about it instantly. But if you have a leaking pipe there are some tell-tale warning signs that you should look out for. A leaking pipe may go unnoticed for some time, but if you do happen to discover any of the below issues, call Adelaide Emergency Plumbing for a leaking pipe repair detection service:

  • Fetid odours
  • Water stained walls, ceilings or floors
  • Damp or mouldy areas on your floors, ceilings or walls
  • Electrical fittings or outlets that seem faulty
  • Structural wall cracks
  • A sagging ceiling
  • The sound of dripping or running water when all taps are off
  • High water bills with no obvious reason
  • Decreased water pressure
  • Cracking external concrete, or loose pavers

You can run your own test to determine if you have a leaking pipe on your property by turning off all of your taps and water fixtures, check your meter box and write down the current numbers that are showing. Do not use any water, including flushing your toilet, for 15 minutes and then check the meter numbers again. If the numbers have increased then it is time to call a plumber as it would appear that a water leak is present.

At Adelaide Emergency Plumbing we can easily detect the exact location of a leaking pipe for a fast and fuss-free pipe repair or replacement service.

Phone 08 8423 6783 or complete our easy online booking form for a call back within 30 minutes.

What causes a burst pipe?

A burst pipe can happen for a number of reasons, including:

  • Incorrect pipe installation
  • Aged pipework
  • Tree root damage to the pipeline
  • Damage to the pipe from other foreign objects
  • Rusty pipes
  • Rodent infestation
  • Increased pressure to the pipes from temperature fluctuations

A burst pipe can cause a torrent of water to flow into your living spaces, which can not only cause structural damage but also damage to your belongings. It is imperative to call a licensed professional to attend to your burst pipe repair in Adelaide, especially for any insurance claims that may be required for this unfortunate situation.

A burst pipe can also be a health hazard, especially if is a burst sewer pipe. Leave it up to the experts and call an insured and highly skilled plumber from Adelaide Emergency Plumbing on 08 8423 6783 for any burst or leaking pipe repair in Adelaide – same day service, 24/7 plumbers.

Should we be unable to repair your burst pipe, your attending plumber will provide you with a no-obligation quote to have the section of the pipework replaced.