Looking after your home if the UK weather turns into a freeze…….
|The UK does not seem to have escaped the freezing cold yet as the temperatures have dropped below zero again this week.
Freezing temperatures can lead to freezing and bursting of pipes which in turn can cause thousands of pounds worth of damage to your property. It is one of the biggest risks to your home in freezing conditions.
Prevention is always the best policy and by taking some simple steps could help prevent an escape of water in your home:
You should only attempt such measures if it is safe for you to do so
If in doubt, contact us, or your insurer who can advise you on the best course of action and what professional help would be covered by the policy.
The above is for your guidance only and, is not intended to be an exhaustive list of measures and nor should this be taken as an approval for any works.