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Preparing for the different seasons the north east delivers its communities can be very treacherous. Here are few tips to keep your home running smoothly throughout the changing seasons here in Maryland. Learn more ways to Avoid plumbing problems.

SPRING

Plumbing Tips

If an outdoor faucet drips or if there is leakage inside your home the first time the hose is turned on, you may have had a frozen pipe that cracked and needs to be replaced.

SUMMER

Plumbing Tips

Shut off water whenever leaving on vacation, turn water heater to vacation setting and shut off ice maker in refrigerator. Open dishwasher and washer doors.

FALL

Plumbing Tips

Disconnect hoses and turn off valves inside to outside spigots. Find the main house valve, tag it and make sure it operates.

WINTER

Plumbing Tips

If dishwasher back is on a outside wall, take bottom panel off dishwasher. There’s a water line in there that can freeze.

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