What to look for when the ice melts

  • The ice has begun to melt on Firday morning, local residents have been alterted to check for leaking pipes around their homes. DENNIS PHILLIPS | ROBERTSON COUNTY NEWS
    The ice has begun to melt on Firday morning, local residents have been alterted to check for leaking pipes around their homes. DENNIS PHILLIPS | ROBERTSON COUNTY NEWS
With the ice melting, there are things you need to look for around your home and property. Robertson County residents may experience busted pipes days after the thaw begins, as the ice can expand and cause cracks without bursting the pipes. These can lead to not only damage to the home, but a major increase in your water bill if the pipe is leaking underground. Look for pools of surface water…

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