Having good plumbing is very important part of managing your home. This article can be a great database of knowledge for helping you maintain and maintaining your own plumbing.
Frozen pipes are on of the worst plumbing problems. Prevent the pipes from freezing by insulating any sections of pipe that are close to the outside walls, and never allowing the temperature inside to be below freezing. It is easy for pipes to freeze whenever the mean temperature near the pipes drop below freezing. Even in the best case scenario, it will take hours for thawing to happen before you have running water again. Frozen pipes can also burst, which can be very messy and expensive to repair.
If you discover a frozen water pipe, make sure you turn the closest faucet to allow the thawing water to exit...Read More