Are Your Outside Pipes Ready For Winter?
Yes Minneapolis, it is that time of year again! It seems that most people in Minnesota say that fall is their favorite time of year, for me personally it is summer. So needless to say, winter is my LEAST favorite season, but I embrace it with all I can to survive! Fact is, whether YOU […]
Frozen Pipes? 24Restore Knows How To Take The Chill Out
With the cold snap that has hit us in Minneapolis, I think it’s important that we talk about frozen pipes today! What should you do if a water pipe freezes? Obviously, the best answer is to make sure it never happens again! When the water freezes, it tries to expand inside the pipe. It pushes […]
Four Ways to Prevent Water Damage by Frozen Pipes:
Bursting pipes are the lead cause of water damage within homes. What are the best ways to stop your pipes from freezing? Keep your house on a regular temperature schedule. If you’re trying to save money by turning the heat down at night, compromise by keeping it lower throughout the day so as to […]
DIY: A Fast and Low-Cost Way to Prevent Frozen Pipes
Happy February Minneapolis! Unfortunately, those temps have yet dropped again! Gotta just love the way Minnesota teases us in the winter with a 40-degree day, only to drop a mere 50 degrees the next day (I do honestly find the humor in it even though it truly is a very bitter thing for mother nature […]
More on.…How and Where Pipes Freeze!
With as cold as it has been here in Minneapolis and most of the Midwest I feel like we can talk and educate on this enough! Frozen water pipes are a serious risk during very cold winter weather. When water freezes in a pipe, it expands and can exert pressure at over 2,000 pounds per […]
Hello 2018 – Hello Frozen Pipes!
As I am asking myself where in the world did 2017 go, I am also wondering what does Minnesota have in store for us this winter? I do not care so much for the crazy cold snaps, but I sure would love a ton of snow! When I was a child growing up in Minneapolis, […]
‘Tis The Season For Frozen Pipes!
Along with the beauty that winter brings, our homes and buildings can suffer immensely from the icy impact it was on water lines. Frozen pipes turn into broken pipes and broken pipes turn into floods. All around, winter is a heavy season for water damage emergencies and the best thing you can do to help protect […]