Freeze & Frost Protection Tips for Austin Home Owners

January 31, 2011 by · Leave a Comment 

Frost Alert for Austin Homeowners: An extended  freeze is coming to Austin this week. Take some simple, inexpensive steps to avoid cracked faucets and damaged lawns. Local hardware stores carry inexpensive Styrofoam attachments for outdoor faucets. Watering your lawn and plants before a freeze may seem counter intuitive– but it helps to save online casino lawns and gardens from frost. 

For more tactics, please follow the link below to a great piece by Skip Richter, Travis County Extension Director.

Freeze and Frost Protection Tips for Austin Homes 

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