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Tom Kines, meteorologist with AccuWeather tells us the reason for the frigid canada goose factory outlet toronto location weather is thanks, in part, to Canada.

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Not only does the cold weather affect residents, pipes are freezing and furnaces are working extra hard to keep us warm.

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has been an increase, quite a bit, in plumbing canada goose outlet store uk problems. Normally you get a few days where it gets cold and it warms back up so canada goose outlet toronto address people canada goose outlet store quebec kind of get forewarned, but this time it came and stayed, said Washam.

Washam suggests letting water trickle when the temperature drops.

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With the slight warm up this weekend, people need to be on alert should their frozen pipes thaw.

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Canada Goose Outlet John Waller, owner of American Mall Auto Care, of Lima, stresses maintenance. Canada Goose Outlet

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