Your plumbing system provides a variety of important functions throughout your home. It brings in potable water from the main water line, and it disposes of wastewater in a convenient, hygienic manner. It allows you to bathe, wash your dishes and do the laundry with (relative) ease.
So what causes pipes to burst and what can you do to try to prevent them from bursting? We’ve put together a quick list of some of the things that you can do to protect your home from burst pipes. There are a few things that can cause your pipes to burst; take a look below.