Salt Lake City Office
963 Folsom Avenue
Salt Lake City, UT 84104-1130
As we move through fall and prepare for what could be another long and cold winter, plumbing is an important consideration for home and business owners alike. At Whipple Plumbing, our technicians are here to help with all preparations for the winter season.
One important area when it comes to plumbing over the winter is preventing frozen pipes, which can lead to numerous issues. Here are some basics on avoiding frozen pipes, plus how to handle the situation if they do become an issue.
Here are some general tips for avoiding frozen pipes over winter:
If you do find frozen pipes, a few tips:
Every homeowner should know where their main shutoff valve is located, especially in winter. If pipes burst, turning the main water supply off as quickly as possible is vital to preventing water damage and other major issues. Ask one of our plumbers if you’re unsure where your shutoff valve is.
For more on frozen pipe prevention, or for any emergency plumbing issues that arise during the colder months, call the professionals at Whipple Plumbing.