Avoid frozen pipes this winter with a few simple tips

By on Friday, October 15th, 2021 in Eastern/Southeast Oregon News More Top Stories

BAKER CITY – Colder weather means it’s time to think about what you need to do to avoid frozen pipes.  When temperatures dip below freezing taking steps like opening cabinets, letting faucets drip, and keeping the thermostat consistent can help in avoiding having your pipes freeze.  

The American Red Cross offers tips on how to prevent frozen pipes as well as how to handle it if they do freeze.  That information can be found at https://www.redcross.org/get-help/how-to-prepare-for-emergencies/types-of-emergencies/winter-storm/frozen-pipes.html