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Prepping your house for winter weather

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ALBANY, GA (WALB) -

The cold weather isn't expected to go away anytime soon.

As more freezing temperatures are expected over the weekend and into next week its important you take certain precautions for your house.

Plumbers with Albany Plumbing says its important to wrap your outside pipes. You can buy pipe insulation at any of your area hardware stores.

Also, make sure you leave your facets dripping. Plumbers say this can save you time and money.

"You can have anywhere from a busted pipe to a flooded house, you know if you don't catch it in time it can really cause some damage," Tracey Moree.

He says insulation is inexpensive and not hard to install.

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