A simple item like this can keep your hose bib from freezing and your nerves from jangling!
This may not seem like a big deal to you cold weather experts but for a newbie like me it was an revelation!
Let me explain: It was our first winter in Wisconsin. I went out to change our chickens water and…. no water was coming out of the hose! Whhhhaaaa? Ya, this California girl had no idea that the spigot could freeze. *Best valley girl voice*: Like totally… what happened?
Mr. Bluejeans just chuckled as he does when simple things like this elude me. Hey, I lived in 24/7 sunshine! This white stuff was not my jam. Off to the store we went to get the greatest invention known to chickens – at least to our chickens anyway. Just ask them!
This insulator couldn’t be easier to use. I mean even Ruger can do it… ok, maybe I’ve gone to far. If he had thumbs he could do it…
Here’s a quick Tuesday Tip video showing just how easy it is to keep your spigot from freezing. I will take you from cold weather newbie to cold weather master!
Do you have any cold weather tips!