A Burst Water Pipe Requires Emergency Repair
At in Peachtree City, Ga., we offer a variety of plumbing services at residential and commercial properties, including burst pipe repair. A broken or is an emergency repair that requires calling a plumber who can arrive quickly with the equipment and parts needed to assess and fix the problem. There is no reason to delay contacting us for the repair of a broken pipe that is located inside or outside a building because we do not charge an extra fee for emergency service calls. Because we are locally owned and operated, our certified plumbers are familiar with neighborhoods and can find locations easily to begin repairs.
E and K Plumbing Repairs Water Pipes in:
Fayetteville, Georgia, Peachtree City, Georgia, Locust Grove, Newnan, McDonough
Use Caution around Broken Water Pipes
Most problems with, valves and connectors begin in the autumn as temperatures begin to drop, leading to frozen water that expands and splits the metal of plumbing fixtures. The pipes that are the most susceptible to damage are located in unheated areas such as crawl spaces, basements or outside near building foundations. Not only are these plumbing fixtures exposed to cold weather, but also, our customers typically are unable to inspect the items to determine if the metal is degraded. When a pipe breaks inside or outside a building, it is wise to use caution because of the dangers of falling on slippery surfaces or receiving a shock from wet electrical wires or appliances.
Prepare for the Arrival of Our Emergency Plumbers
Make sure to turn off the power in the area before contacting us at for assistance. For small leaks that occur inside homes and businesses, turn off valves located underneath toilets or sinks to prevent additional flooding before removing rugs and other items that might interfere with fast access to the. When pipes are broken outside, our customers should move vehicles and toys from the area to permit our plumbers to begin working as quickly as possible. It is a good idea for homeowners and property managers to know where the main water valve to a building is located in order to turn off the water supply.
How to Prevent Frozen Water Pipes
There are great ways to prevent a broken water pipe that include wrapping the devices with insulating tape as protection from cold temperatures. We advise customers to inspect a building’s interior and exterior pipes to make sure the items are in optimal condition. If it is possible for our customers to turn off the water that flows through exterior pipes on the outside of a building that are located near garages or gardens, then twist the valves into the off position firmly. As winter progresses, make sure to keep all areas of a building heated adequately to avoid a burst pipe from frozen water. For emergency plumbing services, complete an online form at online site, or call 404-267-3647 today for assistance.