Pipe burst issue? Wondering what exactly happens when a pipe burst? And do you know what to do in this situation ? Though the problem rarely happens, it’ll be helpful if you know what to do when a pipe burst somewhere in your home. Homeowners with zero knowledge on pipes freezing face damage to their floors, furniture, walls and precious goods. However, Everest Drain knows how to help homeowners and deal with their burst pipes. We have worked with many homeowners who have chosen us to deal with an emergency situation and repair their burst pipes and other plumbing problems.