Although winter brings it many festivals such as Halloween , Bonfire Night and of course Christmas it is also a time when we need to take sensible precautions to protect our properties as the cold arrives .
- Make sure your Water Tanks and Water Pipes are well insulated
- Know where your Stop Cock is to turn off the water and make sure it works
- Repair any dripping taps
- During cold weather leave the loft door open to allow any warm air to circulate
- Leave your heating on at a low level to help heat pipes
Remember you may have conditions on your home insurance that requires you to take sensible precautions in winter