Burst Pipe Repair and Cleanup
The effects of burst pipes can be both dramatic and devastating, leaving behind damage and a big mess to deal with. When dealing with burst pipes, it can put you out of your home or business for a number of days without having the use of your water.
One of the most common causes of a leaking pipe is plugging caused by build-up from mineral deposits, foreign objects, or grime. These lead to blockages and eventual leaking of the pipes. When enough pressure builds, the pipes can burst, and the problems compound from there. Calling Restoration XP for regular maintenance will decrease your chances of build-up and leaking pipes. If you discover a leaking pipe, give us a call at (800) 858-1701 immediately so we can help prevent the pipe from bursting. The amount of water lost from leaking pipes could be over 100 gallons. Too often, you won’t notice anything has happened until a bulge starts to appear in the ceiling or floor, or after the water starts to flood.
Have You Had a Pipe Burst?
Helping homes and businesses for years, Restoration XP has the experience and the equipment needed to get you back to normal ASAP. We use five key pieces of equipment when your pipes burst – the expander head, pulling rods, a pulling machine, a retaining device, and a hydraulic power pack.
How Will Restoration XP Help with Broken or Leaking Pipes?
- Turn off your water supply
- Drain your water system to help prevent water from spilling through your home or office
- Turn off the heating system and continue to drain
- Make sure anything electrical is turned off
- Collect the water and restore the water damage
- Record the damage
- Get your leak fixed!
Burst pipes should not be taken lightly. It can cause major problems to your home or business, including water damage or loss of water. Don’t wait. Call (800) 858-1701 for a FAST response.