Archive | November, 2012

Winter Weather Preparation

Winterizing your home can help save you plenty of headaches in the spring.  You still have time! Here’s a list to get you started: Maintain Gutters Remove leaves, acorns, sticks and other debris from gutters so melting snow and ice can flow freely. You may also consider installing gutter guards. Available in most hardware and read more

Space Heater Safety

To save money in the winter, it’s tempting to use a space heater to heat a room rather than to heat the entire house. But it’s important to be cautious with this option. The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission estimates that more than 25,000 residential fires every year are associated with the use of room read more