Temperatures will fall below 10 degrees early Tuesday, unusually low for North Carolina. That has people across the region preparing – and offering advice. One of the major risks for homeowners in extremely cold weather is frozen pipes.
Davidson-based builder Rodney Graham, of John Marshall Custom Homes, said homeowners should prepare.
“People in the south don’t think about their water lines freezing, because temperatures in the single digits are so rare in this area,” Graham said Monday. “Southern homes are not built to withstand these types of temperatures, so homeowners need to take some precautions to minimize the risk of a water line freezing.” Read the full story