Posted August 12, 2016 by Vernon Trollinger
Residential backup generators have become more than just a luxury in some parts of the country, especially those that receive regular bouts of severe weather that strain the infrastructure of the electricity grid. In fact, they’ve become regular items on many suggested emergency preparedness lists for your home.
Posted August 11, 2016 by Direct Energy Wellness
The Direct Energy Wellness series is designed to help you establish and maintain healthy living habits in the workplace. Our wellness experts will introduce you to a range of tips to keep your body and mind in tip-top shape – including exercises you can do at your desk!
Posted July 27, 2016 by Josh Crank
Our lives revolve around the use of computers, appliances, and other electrically powered gadgets, so when a power surge strikes, protecting these devices is paramount.
Posted January 22, 2016 by Adam P. Newton
If you live anywhere on the eastern seaboard of the United States, you’ve spent the past few days being bombarded with all manner of alerts about the severity of Winter Storm Jonas.
Posted January 19, 2016 by John Rose
It seems like Mother Nature is perpetually engaged in a game of chess pitting living things against the elements, and when you take into account all that they have to endure, trees seem to be some of the strongest players. For all of their strength and resilience, entire trees, not to mention heavy branches, can be taken down by accumulation of ice and snow. With all the harsh winter weather wreaking havoc, what do you do if it causes a tree to fall in your yard?
Posted December 16, 2015 by Vernon Trollinger
Our pets help us all live brighter. But with all the bustle of the holiday season and the shiny decorations, their curiosity can get the better of them. And as winter closes in, extreme weather can put them in real peril unless owners pay close attention.