Outdoor faucets can be winterized by turning off the water supply to the outside faucets every fall season. Extreme winter temperatures can freeze the water inside the faucets and damage the pipe system. In some cases, the pipes can burst, causing water damage to the property or home.Continue Reading
Outdoor water faucets can be winterized using pliers, a container or bucket and insulated covers, which are optional. Follow the steps below to ensure that there is no trapped water inside the faucets and that they are shut off properly.