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Pipes can burst with extremely cold or warm weather and leak for many other reasons. Pipes are a critical part of the functionally of your home, and it’s important to get a burst pipe repaired right away to prevent extensive damage. Service Plus can repair any type of pipe, so don’t hesitate to contact us as soon as you notice a problem. Service Plus delivers:
- Experienced, certified plumbers specializing in pipe repair
- A dedicated fleet of service vehicles and a large inventory of pipes and plumbing parts
- Straightforward pricing, allowing you to know the cost before the repair
What Causes Pipes to Burst?
Metal piping is more susceptible to freezing because the metal holds the frigid temperature longer, thus causing the water inside to freeze. Aside from cold weather, pipes can also burst due to damage or age. Pipe joints are especially susceptible to wear over time as the seals can become worn and cause them to weaken. Annual inspections of your plumbing can detect problems and minimize unwanted surprises. Our plumbing professionals will map out and inspect the plumbing in your home to ensure proper precautions and insulations are put in place.
For pipe repair and pipe inspection services in Indianapolis and surrounding communities, call (317) 434-2627 to schedule your appointment with the plumbing experts at Service Plus.
How to Prevent Your Pipes from Bursting
Burst pipes are relatively common in Indiana, but proper preventive action will help you avoid this problem. Proper insulation can prevent burst pipes so sure your pipes are surrounded with insulated sleeves. These special sleeves provide a protective barrier around the pipes when the temperature falls below freezing.
All joints and piping near the exterior walls should be covered in particular since these areas are more vulnerable to cold weather. If you have an unheated basement, we recommend that you consider the insulation of the piping—this will ensure proper water flow and will prevent the pipes from cracking due to the cold.
No one wants to wake up and find their home flooding from a burst pipe! Our plumbing experts work with you to inspect and protect your home from the possibility of frozen and burst pipes. Contact Service Plus for an inspection of your home’s pipes to prevent them from freezing and cracking.