Winter Weather Hazards
During these winter months there are a variety of dangers that can occur and leave you in need of assistance. First of heavy snow storms can brings lot of snow. If enough snow builds up on power lines or tree branches they can snap and cause some serious issues. Structural damage is a common one along with the potential of fire risk. Always be on the look out for low hanging power lines as well as tree branches they may already be damaged. Just being aware could potentially save you a lot of trouble, as well as your life. Another risk during these cold times is extremely low temperatures. One of the big risks of freezing temperatures is frozen pipes in your home or business. When pipes are exposed to extreme temperatures they are at a high risk of bursting. This will likely lead large water damages. To help prevent this from happening look out for any pipes that me be previously cracked or just in need or replacing from age. Also if you notice a pipe during freezing do your best to thaw it out before it get to bad. If you are affected by any type of damage or loss this winter SERVPRO of Burlington Township/Mt Holly is always ready to take on any job!