This is the aftermath of a frozen pipe in the attic of an Athens, AL apartment. SERVPRO crews were able to remove the wet materials and get this structure dried out in 3 days so that the customer could get back in their home as quickly as possible.
Tips for Preparing your home for winter weather
1. Keep cabinet doors open during cold spells to allow warm air to circulate around pipes.
2. Keep a slow trickle of water flowing through faucets, especially if the pipes for faucets run through unheated areas of your home.
3.Consider shutting off outdoor faucets.
4.Ensure your gutters are clean and secure.
5. Properly maintain your furnace.