It’s winter time, folks! Do you want your pipes to freeze? Of course not! So three tips are explained to make sure your pipes do not suffer the freeze. Four ways of ensuring your pipes stay warm are explained, which most certainly will help to avoid any unwanted frigidity. Four more points are outlined to help ensure you can easily eliminate freezing risks. Then, finally, what happens to your pipes when you leave home? Well, three points are explained to help you avoid that, too.
- Keep your pipes warm to prevent them from freezing.
- You can wrap duct tape around any gaps where the corners meet.
- Install a thermal convection-powered hot water recirculation valve to bypass the drain while circulating warm water through your water lines.
“While insulation does not necessarily prevent freezing, it does slow down the heat to cold transfer rate.”