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Lake Forest Plumbing Service Providers say water pipes burst because the water in them expands as is it gets close to freezing and this causes an increase in pressure in the pipe.

Too Much Pressure

Lake Forest Plumbing Service Providers say that after the pressure gets too high for the pipe to contain it ruptures.

A burst pipe can mean anything from a faucet leak to damage from your main water line and anything in between. The most critical aspect of dealing with a burst pipe is turning off the water supply and stopping the flow of water.

If a pipe bursts in a home, drying the area can get really complicated if you don’t get to the source right away. In addition, the damage that it can leave can be extremely dangerous.

Act Fast

Lake Forest Plumbing Service Providers say that as with any water damage, time is of the essence. Mold can start to growth in as little as 24 hours after an incident.

The more time that passes without treatment, the more likely those materials the water has contacted will continue to deteriorate and may not be salvageable, especially with carpet.

Water Travels

If a water leak has affected a few levels, it can travel from the source to small places throughout the home.

If it has been left unnoticed for longer than 8 hours, then professional water mitigation and specialized drying equipment are necessary. If you notice that water has seeped in to the sub floor flooring or the drywall, the safest measure is to contact a professional restoration company.

Lake Forest Plumbers can typically help remove or restore items that will otherwise create mold. Another thing is the amount of time by which porous materials on your home have already been subjected to water saturation.

 

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