Prevent pipes from bursting this winter by acting fast with these useful tips and tricks from your Helpful Hardware Folk. Check out the video above to learn how to help prevent pipes from freezing and fixing them when they do!
How to Thaw Frozen Pipes
Find The Source
You can do this by listening for water pressure build up, searching for condensation, and feeling for the extra cold area.
They usually occur in attics, basements, pipes laid against exterior walls, or the garage.
Open all the taps connecting to that pipe line. This way, you know when the water starts to flow.
Heat It Up
Take a metal cookie sheet and hold it behind the frozen pipes.