Preventing Water Leaks And Bursting Pipes This Winter: A Guide

Old rusty pipes that have burst and have icicles coming out of them

With the holidays right around the corner, many of us are busy preparing for guests, parties, and traveling. Before you start planning where to put the Christmas tree and how to hang up your stockings, you should also consider preparing your home to prevent seasonal water leaks and frozen pipes. 

The best way to avoid water leaks and burst pipes before they happen is by taking preventative measures. After reading this guide, you’ll have the confidence to locate and operate water shutoff valves and know the steps to prepare your home for freezing weather.

Outdoor pink water wheel with some rust
Gas piping system
Some white PVC pipes indoors
frozen pipe underground
Outdoor intelligent electromagnetic leak detection meter