SEATTLE -- With cold weather moving through Western Washington, homeowners are reminded to winterize their pipes. Each winter, frozen water pipes burst and damage homes.
Seattle Public Utilities offers these tips:
"It's worth it when you look at potentially losing thousands in a home flood due to pipes freezing," said Karen Rich with the “Take Winter By Storm” campaign.
Experts say it is also important to know where the water shut-off valve is located.
For more information visit http://takewinterbystorm.org/