Almost every homeowner is afraid of the day when their home floods with water or a pipe bursts. You will need to repair the problem and protect your belongings. Pipes should never be allowed to freeze. Shut off water supply before you leave for vacation. To stop freezing pipes from freezing, you should insulate exterior walls and make sure to check the insulation.

Visual Inspections

In addition, make sure to inspect all pipes for signs like corrosion, buckling and water pooling. It is vital to replace small components: A leaky faucet, O-ring or worn washer could indicate that water is leaking. Water heater maintenance You should check the connections of your pipes. It may be necessary to contact a professional to have the drain examined and diagnosed.