frozen pipes

Becoming an expert at wielding a toilet plunger? With fall upon us and those brisk nights creeping into our forecast, it’s a good time to go over some ways you can prevent your pipes from freezing. Why do frozen pipes burst? When water freezes, it expands, putting pressure on the inside of your pipe. And…

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frozen pipes

Picture this. It’s the middle of November on a Sunday morning, and you’re deep in a Pennsylvania freeze. Go figure.  You turn on the water, but nothing comes out. Frozen pipe. Maybe it’s your first home, or you’re new to the area. Or perhaps you’re in a new house and didn’t realize you had an…

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