- Outside walls
- Outside garden hoses and hose taps
- Under a sink on an outside wall
- In an unheated crawlspace
Taking a few simple precaution steps homeowner can avoid the problem and save money.
- Insulate your pipes
- Make sure “risky” faucets are in use constantly
- Secure crawl space openings
- Remove outside garden hoses and open hose taps to allow water to drain.
Call a qualified plumber if pipes burst or if immediate repairs are needed.
Expert Plumbing – Toronto Plumbing articles.