Archive for January 24, 2019
How To Prevent Frozen Pipes In Winter Months
Nobody wants to deal with the fact their pipes are frozen, unfortunately for many, it’s a common factor during winter months. Certain properties and materials in pipes allow them to undergo such extreme weather, but water can be harsh on most pipes—water expands as it freezes, causing a tremendous amount of pressure on metal and plastic pipes surrounding the incoming freezing water. When this situation arises be sure to contact a plumbing service to check your pipes, sometimes an underlying issue might be in the works, and you can preemptively get a plumbing installation for new pipes.
1. Pipes that typically freeze are usually exposed to severe weather conditions in poorly insulated buildings or outdoor conditions, like outdoor hose bibs, swimming pool supply lines, and water sprinkles. C