Your Questions › Category: Plumbing Questions › How Do I Know If I Have a Burst Pipe? 0 Vote Up Vote Down Terry Ross Staff asked 3 years ago Print This PageHow Do I Know If I Have a Burst Pipe? Question Tags: burst pipe, emergency plumbing, residential plumbing, water leak 1 Answers 0 Vote Up Vote Down Terry Ross Staff answered 3 years ago Print This PageYou may notice a small spraying sound or detect water appearing on your floors. Those are the most obvious signs of a burst pipe. Another sign of a burst pipe is a rapidly spinning red triangle on your water meter.