How Does a Frost-Free Outside Faucet Work?

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Your outdoor spigot and hose get a workout during the summer months, but when the temperatures drop, that outdoor faucet can cause pipes to freeze. One way to cut down on the risk of a burst pipe is to install a frost-free hose bib on your home's exterior. They're also called freeze-proof, and they go by the names faucet, spigot, sillcock and house bib. The design and installation of this special faucet minimizes the chances of water freezing inside the spigot.

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Article Written By:   SHELLEY FROST

Original Article Posted on:  FEBRUARY 26, 2019

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