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CFPUA Reminds Customers to Protect Pipes Ahead of Weekend Cold Snap

With near-freezing temperatures outside, internal and external water lines could be vulnerable to damage. (Port City Daily/File) WILMINGTON – With a cold front moving in on Saturday, temperatures are expected to drop from 70 to 40 and drop further overnight into the 20s. So the Cape Fear Public Utility Authority (CFPUA) is encouraging customers to […]

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Satire | Campus Explorer | Keep the campus warm by opening the steam pipes

Sidney Laput A steam tunnel vent located outside the PAR. The Campus Scout argues that these vents should be open to keep the campus warmer. A feeling of coldness grips the campus. Unlike previous winters, this winter is notably colder than usual. With days approaching negatives, students are inclined to keep masks on when walking […]

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Frozen pipes: how to avoid a disaster |

DENVER, February 7, 2022 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ — The 2,000-mile winter storm that gripped much of the United States last week has brought the risk of frozen pipes and water damage to the forefront. BluSky Restoration Contractors, LLCa leading national property restoration company in the United States, recommends several ways to prevent pipes from freezing and what […]

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Cold snap could cause pipes to freeze

LOUISVILLE, Ky. — Bluegrass State plumbers are reminding homeowners of the potential for water damage as we face brutally cold temperatures. What do you want to know Sub-freezing temperatures across the Commonwealth are keeping plumbers busy this week Plumbers at Dauenhauer Plumbing in Louisville say it’s important for homeowners to focus on faucets and pipes […]

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Hard freeze 20s will test the pipes of Brazos Valley residents throughout the weekend

BRYAN, Texas (KBTX) – After a day of wintry weather in the form of freezing rain, sleet and flurries, the Brazos Valley is now drawing attention to extremely cold temperatures ahead of the weekend. A HARD FREEZE WARNING is in effect until 9 a.m. Friday for expected overnight temperatures as low as 20°C. A WIND […]

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How to Protect Pipes, Plants, and Pets During the Texas Winter Storm

The National Weather Service has issued a warning for a winter storm that is expected to hit Tarrant County Wednesday night and last through Friday. There is a possibility of freezing rain and sleet from Wednesday evening and temperatures are forecast to dip below freezing on Thursday with highs in the mid-20s. According to the […]

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The Big Snow 1982: Frozen pipes at Turlough Hill station endangered the power supply to thousands of homes

At the height of the snowfall, there were considerable fears that the Turlough Hill power station could be seriously compromised, potentially leaving thousands of homes and businesses without power while also having to endure freezing temperatures. TE reporter Joe Little traveled with the Air Corps to the ESB power plant to investigate the impact of […]

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Act now to prevent pipes from freezing later

Jan. 29 – WILKES-BARRE – Pennsylvania American Water vice president of operations Diane Holder says preparation and prevention can help avoid frozen pipes that can burst and lead to very costly household damage. “Taking action now can protect your plumbing from the threat of freezes and breaks,” Holder said. With weather forecasters predicting cold temperatures, […]

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Frozen pipes: how to avoid bursting

January 26, 2022 07:18 Job : January 26, 2022 07:18 Update: January 26, 2022 07:36 MADISON — You’ve turned up the heat, put on your favorite sweats, and you’re staying sheltered from the elements. But just because you’re safe from freezing on this alert day doesn’t mean the pipes in your home are. Burst pipes […]

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Pennsylvania American Water reminds customers to act now to prevent frozen pipes later

PITTSBURGH, January 21, 2022–(BUSINESS WIRE)–With weather forecasters predicting cold temperatures very soon, Pennsylvania American Water is advising homeowners to prepare their homes now to prevent household pipes from freezing and becoming damaged. The company recently released a new Winter tips video to help customers protect the pipes in their homes. “Preparation and prevention can help […]

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With the extension of the cold weather protocol, Aquarion publishes an advisory on frozen pipes and meters

Posted: Jan 21, 2022 10:31 AM HARTFORD – Governor Ned Lamont announced that due to trends in forecasts indicating that temperatures in Connecticut will generally average about 10 degrees below normal over the next two weeks, he is leading the protocol of the ‘Severe Cold Weather Status’ – which it activated on Friday, January 14 […]

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How to protect people, pets and pipes during a deep freeze – CBS Pittsburgh

PITTSBURGH (KDKA) — The city of Pittsburgh is in a deep freeze, which can create serious hazards for people, pets and pipes. KDKA’s Jessica Guay picked up some tips from the Pittsburgh Firefighters’ Union and Humane Animal Rescue of Pittsburgh on how to stay safe in single-digit temperatures with sub-zero wind chills. READ MORE: Meat […]

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6 tips to avoid punctures this winter

SasinParaksa/Getty Images The holidays are over, but winter is far from over. If you live in an area where temperatures dip below freezing, it’s important to prepare for the cold and take preventative measures to prevent your pipes from bursting this winter. Burst pipes are not only frustrating, they are also expensive. Depending on the […]

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Freezing temperatures cause pipes to burst at Haverhill schools | News

HAVERHILL — Freezing temperatures over the weekend are responsible for several burst pipes, including one at Haverhill High School that forced a two-hour delayed opening on Tuesday, and one at Moody Preschool that caused it to close on Tuesday. Mayor James Fiorentini, chairman of the school committee, said the broken pipes were discovered in three […]

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How To Winterize Your Pipes, Avoid A Frozen Disaster ⋆ 4State News MO AR KS OK

Protecting vulnerable plumbing pipes from freezing winter temperatures can significantly reduce the risk of a water main bursting and flooding your home. If left unprotected, the water inside the pipe can freeze, expand and literally tear the pipe, causing a major leak. And depending on where the pipe is, the resulting water damage can be […]

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Preparing houses for winter: pipes and heating units

KNOXVILLE, Tennessee (WATE) – After a warmer than usual December, experts say now is the time to protect your home from harsh winter weather, before it’s too late. Before temperatures among teens set in later in the week, now is the time to make sure your home’s heating is working safely. Heater Jason Charkosky, owner […]

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Protect the pipes now from winter frost later

Don’t let your guard down over the forecast for a warmer, drier winter in New Mexico. The Albuquerque Bernalillo County Water Utilities Authority reminds residents that it is always important to protect home pipes and sprinkler systems from damage caused by ice. Investing a relatively small amount of effort now in preparation can save time […]

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How to winterize a compressed air system, Business News

Many of your customers probably know how important it is to winterize their vehicles, homes and businesses for the colder months. What they might not realize is that it’s just as important to winterize their compressed air system. Groton CT, United States – December 13, 2021 / MarketersMEDIA / – Many of your customers probably […]

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How to winterize a compressed air system

Many of your customers probably know how important it is to winterize their vehicles, homes and businesses for the colder months. What they might not realize is that it’s just as important to winterize their compressed air system. Groton CT, United States – December 13, 2021 / MarketersMEDIA / – Many of your customers probably […]

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How to avoid frozen pipes, an all too common winter insurance claim that afflicts many

For most of the nation, winter is here. Whether you love or hate the season, one thing is for sure – pipes will freeze and some will burst when the weather cools. Every year, insurance companies receive countless claims about frozen hoses and sprinkler systems causing extensive water damage to retirement homes – independent living, […]

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6 Simple Things You Can Do To Avoid Frozen Pipes This Winter

Winter brings freezing temperatures to much of the country, and when temperatures drop, the water that goes to the faucets and fixtures in your home can freeze inside your pipes. Since water expands when it turns to ice, frozen pipes tend to burst, which can lead to costly water and plumbing damage throughout the home. […]

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Stop Your Pipes From Freezing This Winter With These Simple Steps And What To Do In Case Of A Burst

As Scotland braces for the sharp drop in temperatures in the coming weeks, households are being warned of the increased risk of water pipes freezing. While it may seem like a minor problem, failure to maintain your pipes can lead to serious damage to your property, not to mention the high cost of repairs, especially […]

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Tips for preventing pipes from freezing in your home this winter

As winter arrives in the Quad Cities, it’s important for homeowners to take action to avoid costly plumbing issues. DAVENPORT, Iowa – While the Quad Cities typically don’t see their first inch of snow until early December, the area is expected to see its first flakes of the season during the week of November 8. […]

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Home Services: 13 Ways to Prepare Your Home for Winter

Special at La Tribune Is your house ready for winter? While you probably want to soak up every fall day, you should take the time to prepare your home for the winter season ahead. Use this checklist to make sure you’re ready for another round of cold and snow. Preparing the exterior of your home […]

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Prepare Household Pipes Before Cold Conditions in Virginia

(WFXR) – Freezing temperatures can damage plumbing and burst pipes. It is important to winterize your home and take steps to prevent your pipes from freezing. According to West Virginia Waters Authority, there are several ways to prevent pipes from bursting: Allow a small amount of water to drip from your faucets to minimize the […]