Winter is upon us, and frozen pipes are no fun! Here are some tips to keep your plumbing cozy. Remember, a little prevention goes a long way in avoiding winter plumbing woes! If you need help preparing for winter, give us a call for a free estimate so you can stay warm and worry-free.
Insulate Pipes: Wrap exposed pipes with insulation to protect them from freezing temperatures.
Seal Leaks: Check for and seal any gaps or leaks in your home's walls and foundation to keep the cold air out.
Drip Faucets: Let a small, steady drip of water flow from faucets during freezing weather to prevent pipes from freezing.
Open Cabinet Doors: Allow warm air to circulate around pipes under sinks by keeping cabinet doors open.
Disconnect Hoses: Remove garden hoses and shut off outdoor water valves. Utilize a faucet cover to prevent freezing in outdoor pipes.
Maintain Heat: Keep your home heated, especially during extreme cold spells, to prevent freezing in interior pipes.
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