Please be careful about freeze of water pipe
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Please be careful about freeze of water pipe
When temperature is as follows -4 degrees Celsius, incomplete water pipe of cold protection freezes and explodes. In cold wave of January, 2016, freeze and explosion of water pipe happened in many families in the prefecture, and there was damage of water supply limits such as water outage in each water supply company. If low temperature advisory is announced by the Meteorological Agency, we perform the freeze prevention of water pipe, and let's be careful.
What is low temperature advisory? In one of the warnings announced by the Meteorological Agency, remarkable damage occurs to farm products because of low temperature and is announced when we might have remarkable damage by water pipe freeze and explosion in the winter season.
Saga disaster prevention net anan
In Saga, we operate Saga disaster prevention, security, relief information distribution system "disaster prevention net anan" sending various disaster prevention information using email functions such as cell-phones. As you tell about various warnings announced by the Meteorological Agency including low temperature advisory, please use.
The freeze prevention of water pipe
- We cover faucet with commercial heat insulator.
- As thing at hand, we cover faucet using blanket, cloth and wind vinyl from the top not to get wet.
- We put blanket or cloth of stump in the meter box and we ride corrugated cardboard on the meter box and keep warm. (external link)
- We give water of faucet by thickness of matchstick degree overnight.
※As water which we gave costs rate, please be careful in overuse, tightening lapse of memory of faucet.
Freeze countermeasures of water pipe
When channel freezes and does not appear, please try the next method.
We wait to defrost naturally.
We open faucet and cover with towel and we sprinkle tepid water slowly from the top and dissolve. It might explode when we sprinkle boiling water.
We hit faucet and water pipe with warm air (thing which can set heat cancer to 50-100 degrees Celsius) of dryer directly and dissolve.
When water pipe and faucet are damaged, we ask designated water supply equipment construction proprietor for repair for a fee.
※Please confirm designated water supply equipment construction company on homepages of each water supply company.
Homepage collection of links of each water supply company in Saga
| Water-supply district|| Waterworks company|| Homepage about the freeze prevention, countermeasures of water pipe|| Reference (TEL)|
| Saga-shi (except Kawasoemachi, Higashiyoga town, Kubota-cho)|| Saga-shi Waterworks and Sewerage Bureau|| Please be careful about freeze of water pipe|| 0952-33-1313|
| Saga-shi (Kawasoemachi, Higashiyoga town), Kanzaki-shi, Yoshinogari-cho, Kiyama-cho, Kamimine-cho, Miyaki-cho|| East Saga water supply company group|| Cold protection countermeasures of water pipe|| 0952-30-6151|
| Tosu-shi|| Tosu-shi Waterworks and Sewerage Bureau|| || 0942-85-3539|
| Takeo-shi|| Takeo-shi Channel || For cold wave, please be careful about freeze of water pipe|| 0954-22-2874|
| Saga-shi (Kubota-cho), Ogi-shi (3rd Tsukicho, Ushizucho, Ashikari-cho), Shiroishi-cho (Fukudomimachi)|| West Saga water supply company group|| To trivia water pipe winter clothes|| 0952-68-2225|
| Kashima-shi|| Kashima-shi Channel|| We are careful about freeze of water pipe!|| 0954-62-3718|
| Ureshino-shi Channel|| || 0954-42-3314|
| Taku-shi|| Taku-shi Channel|| Please be careful about freeze of water pipe|| 0952-75-3003|
| Ogi-shi (Koshirocho)|| Ogi-shi waterworks|| Please be careful about freeze of water pipe|| 0952-73-8804|
| Omachi-cho|| Omachi-cho waterworks|| || 0952-82-3116|
| Shiroishi-cho (except Fukudomimachi)|| Shiroishi-cho Channel|| About prevention of freeze of water pipe|| 0952-84-7119|
| Kouhoku-machi|| Kouhoku-machi Channel business (external link)|| || 0952-86-5617|
| Tara-cho|| Tara-cho Channel|| We are careful about freeze of water pipe! (external link)|| 0954-67-0946|
| Karatsu-shi|| Karatsu-shi water and sewage|| Let's do cold wave countermeasures of water pipe for cold wave|| 0955-72-9148|
| Imari-shi|| Imari-shi Channel|| So that preparations for the winter of water supply hasten (external link)|| 0955-23-5400|
| Arita-cho Channel|| Please be careful about freeze of water pipe if you become cold|| 0955-46-2746|
| Genkai-cho || Genkai-cho water and sewage (external link)|| About prevention of freeze of water pipe (external link)|| 0955-52-2114|