In 2013 Albuquerque had some of the coldest temperatures in 30 years. The low hit 9° in January. It is possible we will face the same extreme drop in temperature this year and there are a few things that you can do as a home owner to help avoid pipes and fixtures freezing this winter.
A slab leak is a hot or cold water line leak which is located somewhere under the concrete building slab. Here in Albuquerque and Rio Rancho slab leaks are found on the west side of Albuquerque and in Rio Rancho where polybutylene piping was used to plumb the house.
When the weather starts to cool down here in Albuquerque, it’s time to start thinking about switching off your cooler and turning on your furnace.