Are you confident in your understanding of basic plumbing concepts? Do you want to know more? How much experience do you have? If you are not confident about your responses to these questions, read the advice below.
To keep your pipes from getting frozen, always maintain a temperature in the house above freezing and make sure all pipes exposed to outside elements are insulated properly. But, be advised that your pipes may freeze if the surrounding temperature near those pipes is less than freezing. It can take a while for the pipes to thaw, which means you will not be able to run water for quite some time. However, they might burst, which will cause an enormous mess and repair bill.