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Winter Plumbing Tips From Putman

With snow expected in Frederick County and throughout Maryland tomorrow, and temperatures dropping into the teens next week, it’s a good time to remind area residents how to protect your plumbing in winter weather. As much as we love the business, it’s best to be proactive and be prepared if

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Prepare Your Home Now to Prevent Pipes From Freezing

We’re enjoying mild temperatures for January in Middletown this week, but that could change within a week or even days.  Take advantage of the break in the cold to take the steps needed to prevent your pipes from freezing when temperatures drop. Why Should I Worry About Frozen Pipes? Many pipes are

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Plumbing Maintenance Tips for Fall in Frederick County

Fall is officially here! While we’re hoping for mild weather for the next couple of months, it won’t be long until temperatures in the Middletown area will start to drop. It’s a good idea to go through a plumbing checklist before cold weather hits to prevent any disasters in your home.     Get a tune-up on your water heater

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End of Summer Plumbing Tips for Frederick County Homes

With the kids back in school and pools getting ready to close, summer is officially coming to an end. Before we move on to pumpkins and mums, take a look at a few ways you can ensure problem-free plumbing throughout the fall. Inspect outside taps and hoses It’s still warm in

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Protect Your Home from Snow Buildup

Many of us in Frederick County enjoy watching the snow fall, but as it starts to build up inch by inch around our homes, it’s important to think about the damage it can cause when it melts. Let’s look at a few things you can do to reduce potential problems and claims on

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Stock up on Winter Storm Supplies Now

While we’re all hoping this winter isn’t as severe as the last one, there’s a good possibility we’ll see ice, snow, and subzero temps in the near future. This would be a great week, while the weather is fairly quiet, to go out and stock up on winter storm supplies. Prepare for

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Avoid Winter Storm Plumbing Problems

Here we go again! There’s nothing we can do to prevent the foot of snow we’re expected to get in Middletown tonight, and chances are if you have a problem, it might take us a while to get to you. Here are a few precautions you can take to avoid

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Prevent Frozen Pipes

In some areas last week, the temperatures dropped below zero, and you probably heard about people having problems with their pipes bursting. Even though we’re in average temperatures this week, frigid weather will return before we know it. Let’s be sure you know what to do to keep this messy

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Avoiding frozen pipes

As we move into later January and February, we are seeing the temperatures drop even further. It is important to take care of our houses through these winter changes and one of the first places to turn to is our plumbing. Freezing pipes can cause problems that are very easy

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Winter Prep

Freezing pipes are the last thing you want to be concerned about this holiday season. Even if you live in a state that never sees the snow, you could still be at risk. Whenever the temperature hits 32 degrees, you are at risk. Both copper and plastic pipes will freeze

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