Now is a great time to finally learn more about plumbing. You may have thought of doing it before now, but never had the time to do so.
To eliminate the possibility of having frozen pipes, insulate all exterior pipes and be sure to keep your interior house temperature above freezing, even if the house is vacant. Pipes will begin to freeze as soon as they are exposed to temperatures below freezing. It takes time for the pipes to thaw out so that you can have water again. However, frozen pipes commonly break or crack pipes, which woul