Freezing temperatures safety tips:
Warming Sites:Warming Site is a heated facility where residents can go to find safe refuge from extreme weather.
Click here to see a list of DuPage County warming sites
Elmhurst warming sites:Elmhurst Public Library, 125 S. Prospect (630) 279-8696
Monday - Friday: 9:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m. Saturday: 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. Sunday: 1:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Call the Elmhurst Police Department for additional site referral: (630) 530-3050 Non-Emergency number
How To Know If your Pipes are Frozen
Generally, when a pipe which feeds a certain fixture such as a shower, sink, or toilet freezes, you will no longer be able to get water through that fixture. This would be the case if the pipe is frozen solid.
What to do if your pipes freeze
Some techniques for thawing frozen pipes include:
Preventing your Pipes from Freezing
Some suggestions include: