Dropping temperatures don’t only jeopardize your indoor and outdoor comfort; they can have detrimental effects on your plumbing. As you layer up during the winter season, make sure you are looking out for the warning signs of frozen pipes. Knowing the signs can go a long way in helping you avoid a larger (and costlier) disaster. Why Do Pipes Freeze?
Winter weather brings freezing temperatures. It’s not just unpleasant to be in, but freezing temperatures can present a danger to your property’s plumbing. When temperatures drop below 32 degrees Fahrenheit, the water in your pipes has the potential to freeze. It doesn’t happen immediately, but with sustained freezing temperatures, water will freeze and expand in your pipes. Unfortunately, pipe material