Pennsylvania American Water Reminds Customers to Act Now to Prevent Frozen Pipes Later
Jan 26, 2022
With weather forecasters predicting cold temperatures very soon, Pennsylvania American Water advises homeowners to prepare their homes now to prevent frozen and damaged household pipes. The company recently released a new Winter Tips video to help customers protect the pipes in their homes.
“Preparation and prevention can help avoid frozen pipes that can burst and result in very costly household damages,” said Pennsylvania American Water Vice President of Operations Diane Holder. “Taking measures now can safeguard your plumbing against the threat of freezes and breaks.”
Property owners are responsible for maintaining the water service line from the curb to the house, as well as any in-home piping. Pennsylvania American Water encourages residents to take the following precautions to reduce the risk of freezing and bursting pipes:
Take action now:
When temperatures are consistently at or below freezing:
If your pipes freeze:
When you are away:
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