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Tips for Getting Vacant Homes Ready for Winter

Houses that will sit empty through the winter need attention to avoid frozen pipes, along with other types of winter damage. Though some homeowners may have ordered in some more Virginia propane or contacted a heating oil supplier in their local area, to make sure these houses have a good supply through the colder months. There are other things that potentially could be done to lessen the impact of the cold on vacant homes during winter.

The company offers these tips for ensuring that pipes don’t burst:

  1. Search for pipes that are not insulated or that pass through unheated spaces such as crawl spaces, basements, or garages. Wrap them with pre-molded foam r