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What Causes Burst Water Pipes? Here Are 6 Common Culprits

What Causes Burst Water Pipes? Here Are 6 Common Culprits

Did you just hear a ‘pop’ followed by a ‘hiss’ followed by a soggy, sinking feeling? Normally, it’s easy to identify when a water pipe has just gone bang at your place – particularly if you’re already ankle-deep. If that’s just happened, stop reading this right now and go and turn your water mains off – quickly! Second, call your favourite Gold Coast plumber (that’s us). And now, let’s look into why on earth burst water pipes happen at all.