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Homeowners grapple with burst pipes as cold wreaks havoc on Lower Mainland – BC
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Homeowners grapple with burst pipes as cold wreaks havoc on Lower Mainland – BC

When Michelle Morisette and Tom Little left for a Christmas holiday in Mexico’s Puerto Vallarta, they thought they were escaping the problems of the ice, snow and cold. But winter followed them when their son called Friday night to tell them their pipes had burst and water was pouring into the basement of their Vancouver home.“We didn’t realize how cold it was in Vancouver,” Morisette said. “We knew the weather was bad and there’s been snow, but the last time we spoke to (our son), he had reassured us that everything was okay. So when we found out that the pipe burst, we were really shocked and very upset.” 1:00 Wild winter weather brings surprising moments in B.C. ...