How to Keep your Plumbing Pipes from Freezing in the Winter

Winterizing your home or office is important, and you need to prepare for the sub-zero temperatures. Ideally, you should winterize your plumbing pipes in the fall. But if you forgot and all of a sudden you’re in a deep freeze, there’s still time to prevent a disaster. Here’s a few tips to keep your pipes from bursting.   Wrap Your Plumbing Pipes If your plumbing pipes are near freezing, wrapping them with warm towels might do the trick. You can also pour boiling water on top of the wrapped pipes to help loosen ice inside the pipes and get them running again.   Drip Water from your Faucets If the temperature has dropped to 30 degrees or below, turning on your faucets can keep water moving through the pipes and…
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