Weather Prep

How to Remove Winter Ice Around Your Home in 3 Safe Steps

How to Remove Winter Ice Around Your Home in 3 Safe Steps

When it comes to winter ice around your home, the best defense against property damage and personal injury is a well-executed offense. Unfortunately, you can’t always be ahead of the weather, and if you’re facing the inevitable outcome of an ice storm or a blizzard, you need to know how to handle what’s been thrown at you. READ MORE

Stay Warm in Winter Without Overworking Your Home Furnace

Stay Warm in Winter Without Overworking Your Home Furnace

I may have grown up in the Northeast United States, but I’ve never acclimatized to the cold. In fact, if a genie granted me 3 wishes, one of them would be to have someone follow me around with a space heater all winter. (Though I suppose the second wish would have to be for a magic cordless space heater, as the extension cord would be a bit of problem). READ MORE

How to Prepare Your Car for Winter Travel

Prepare Your Car for Winter Driving with Our 5-Point Checklist

Every year, we make a variety of transitions in preparation for colder weather. We swap out our wardrobe, update our thermostat settings, stock up on hot chocolate, and hunt down holiday-themed lattes, but what about your car? Many of us are a bit obsessed with automotive safety, and rightfully so as we rely on them to protect our loved ones in the event of an accident, but relatively few folks take the time to properly prepare their vehicles for winter travel. READ MORE