Hopefully, you won't have to deal with frozen pipes during our winter storm, but the harsh reality is that some people will.

Let's start with a video with some preventative measures from This Old House:

If your water pipes do freeze and you want to take care of it yourself, you will need to thaw them out. Here's a video with a few techniques on how to do that:

If you live in a mobile home, below is a video from a YouTuber who had to unfreeze his pipes. Like us, he lives in an area that doesn't experience freezing temps often:

If you unfortunately have to deal with frozen water pipes in the next few days, there are tons of of DIY tutorials on YouTube to help you fix the problem. However, if you don't have the time or the skills to complete these tasks, don't hesitate to call a local plumber.

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