There are lots of factors that can cause a burst pipe and often requires an experienced plumber to fix the problem.
A burst pipe if internal to your own can cause signification damage to your home both cosmetic and structural.
Water leaks are a serious issue, especially if you are not at home when the leak occurs. Neglected leaks can lead to serious water damage, and if they are hidden leaks within a wall, your property is at risk of structural damage that can cost a small fortune to repair.
Most often that not a burst pipe can be simply repaired by replacing the damaged section but as Perth’s plumbing infrastructure begins to fade some burst pipes require relaying to ensure continues water flow.