Jan 8 2014, 5:52am CST | by Sumayah Aamir
This winter is the worst in two decades. The last time such extremes of frost occurred it was the year 1994. And with the snowy blizzards and cold and cruel howling winds come many nuisances. A major one is burst and frozen pipes.
The pipelines carrying water for all sorts of purposes become jammed due to the phenomenon of freezing temperatures. And sometimes they simply crack even if they are made of the toughest metal or plastic. The fact that water expands upon freezing is responsible for this problem in the making.
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