You won’t have to stay in Massachusetts for long to learn that the winters here can be unforgiving. With highs often ranging in the 30s during the winter months, winter hits us hard here, and as such, it’s important to be prepared.
There is a lot more to prepping for winter than just ensuring that you have the right clothes, or the perfect Santa decoration. In fact, your home requires a substantial amount of winter prep, which can ultimately increase its longevity and save you a lot of money in repairs.
Did you know that water damage is actually one of the biggest potential problems in a home during a freezing winter? This comes as a surprise to many, who assume that most water gets frozen and is therefore not a threat to anything.
We wish it were that simple, but we’ve carried out more than enough water damage restoration jobs in Gloucester to know that a lot of people don’t have an understanding of what winter does to their pipes.
In this blog post, we’ll take a look at winter water damage, how it accumulates, and what you can do about it.