Frozen Pipe Repair
Every winter, extreme cold can cause serious damage when pipes freeze. Call A Rooter Pros of Union County for frozen pipe repair right away to avoid flooding and pipe damage in your home or business.
A Rooter Pros of Union NJ will respond immediately to a frozen pipe situation in Union, Essex, Hudson, Middlesex and Ocean counties. Call 24hrs a day for our emergency frozen and burst pipe service. You will always be able to speak to a live representative.
We repair burst pipes of pipes in Union, Essex, Middlesex and Ocean damaged by high pressure caused by water flowing from one section of the plumbing system into an area where the pipe is frozen. This flow sometimes causes enough pressure to cause the pipe to burst. If you have frozen pipes or damaged pipes that are leaking, please call us for 24 hour emergency response.
When frozen pipes burst, water can quickly cause basement flooding. Clogged sewer lines can cause sewage backups. If you have water or sewage in the basement, we can help with fast emergency response. A Rooter Pros has the trucks and pumps to get things back to normal quickly.
How To Prevent Frozen Pipes
A Rooter Pros repairs frozen pipes in NJ and offers some tips for prevention of frozen pipes.
Pipes that are exposed to the cold must be insulated.
Pipes most at risk for freezing include:
Pipes in unheated areas of the home.
Pipes in exterior walls, including attic, crawl space or garage pipes.
Drain water hoses and shut off water pipe that supplies your hoses.
Drain the water from your pool and sprinkler water supply.
Disconnect your hose and drain it.
Don’t have your house too cold or have windows open in the winter.
If you are leaving your home in the winter for a significant amount of time, you will need to protect against freezing pipes in your home or business.
Set the thermostat to at least 59 degrees.
Drain water from faucets and flush your toilets.
Shut off the main water valve for the property.
During extreme cold, you may want to call a professional to inspect the water system, pipes and drains.