Exposed water supply lines like those above the ground are more prone to temperature variations than the insulated or underground pipes. When it’s extremely cold, water in the water supply lines may not have insulations, it requires to remain solvent.
Water expands as it freezes, and the expanding water might cause the pipes to burst. So, it’s important to call a professional from Apollo Sewer & Plumbing to conduct inspections once in a while. Burst water supply lines lead to flooding, contamination, and drops in water pressure. Information can be found here.
Effects of Frozen Pipes Keyport
Burst water pipes can lead to imminent problems. The damages that can be caused by burst water pipes include:
- Water accumulation in your house leading to flooding
- Destruction of properties
- Growth of mold, mildew and water-borne pest infestation
- Damage to plumbing system requiring costly repair
- Damage house’s structure
Burst pipes can be dangerous. For this reason, you have to prevent frozen pipes Keyport. Common prevention methods including insulating the pipes, and exposing the water supply lines to warm air. Call us at Apollo Sewer & Plumbing whenever you need an inspection done on your water pipes. See here for information about How to Thaw Frozen Pipes Keyport.
View Keyport Plumbers in a full screen map