TIps for avoiding bursting Pipes
SERVPRO of Hayward is in Northern Wisconsin, during these winter months it dips below freezing more often than not. Being this area is also a large vacation area pipes that aren't properly maintenanced during these months are susceptible to bursting pipes. Here are a few tips to avoid bursting pipes:
Wrap Outside faucets
Caulk around pipes where they enter the house.
Disconnect garden hoses
Drain in-ground sprinkler systems
Let a stream of water run, if the temperature dips below freezing
Open Cupboard doors in the kitchen and bathrooms.
Shut off and drain your water system if you are leaving home for several days.
If an emergency restoration need arises during these frigid winter months give SERVPRO of Hayward a call at 715634-0699.