Cold Weather Water Tips

Freezing weather can cause serious damage to your interior water piping system and very costly water damage to the interior of your home or business. This is especially a problem during very cold weather or when you are away for long periods when the heat is turned down. The HMUA has developed some tips on protecting your water piping system and home during the cold winter months.

Preparing for Winter

What to do during Freezing Weather

If a Water Pipe Freezes and Breaks

Water expands when it freezes and will split or break a water pipe. Water may not begin leaking until the pipe thaws allowing water to flow.