The cold weather was causing problems Thursday for people not just outdoors, but indoors too.
Utilities are making house calls across Long Island as temperatures plunge and homeowners worry.
An expert said leaving the hot and cold faucets dripping slightly will prevent the pressure from building and keep the pipe from bursting.
Temperatures in the single digits were set to arrive early Tuesday, and they can really do a number on your home.
With temperatures plummeting to the single digits overnight Monday night into Tuesday, a significant fear has mounted that rain-soaked trees will end up covered in ice. And when winds kick up overnight, the ice-coated branches could bring down electric power lines.