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The Cold Snap and How it Can Affect Your Pipes
With the increasingly cold weather not leaving in any hurry, we've compiled some advice on how to deal with problems that may occur with your pipework.
The first thing is to leave your heating on, even if it’s just on a low setting. The heat will help to keep your pipes warm and help keep water flowing. This is particularly important if you are going to be away from your home, I can’t imagine anything worse than coming back to a flooded home.
The second thing is to regularly run the cold taps in your house – regularly running water won’t freeze as quickly as still water...
If you'd like to view the full article and discover other tips and tricks to help prevent your pipes freezing or bursting, you can find it here: