How to protect your Pipes from cold

To avoid frozen pipe during winter, open and allow faucets to drip. Then, monitor for 2 days the pipes to check for any apparent leaks.

Insulate pipe

  • Make sure your pipe are insulated and heat tape.
  • You can also drain the pipes of water by shutting off the main valve and opening all fixtures.
  • You can even shut off the main water supply at the water meter with the crucial-in-an-emergency curb-key.

Allow the pipes to refill

When the temperature warms, turn the main valve back on and allow the pipes to refill. That’s it!