Seasons
 
 
 
Maintenance & Repairs
 
Snow Removal from Your Roof
Snow Removal from Your Roof
Snow Removal from Your Roof

When Is Snow Removal from Your Roof Necessary?

Severe winter weather can dump huge amounts of snow on rooftops, and in some cases the weight can be a serious hazard. Usually, rooftops in cold climates are built to withstand the weight, but every year a few roofs collapse un...
 
Heating & Cooling
 
Fix Air Leaks
Fix Air Leaks
Fix Air Leaks

How to Find and Fix Air Leaks in Windows and Doors

Air leaks are fairly common in windows and doors. Leaks let cold air in during the winter months (and allow conditioned air to escape in summer) making it more difficult to keep your home at the right temperature. This can real...
 
Outdoors
 
Ice Melting Options
Ice Melting Options
Ice Melting Options

Ice Melting Options for Your Sidewalk

When sidewalks and driveways become coated with ice, most homeowners reach for a bag of rock salt, but traditional sodium chloride methods aren’t your only ice melting options. A wide range of deicing products are availab...

 
Emergency Preparedness
 
winter storms
winter storms
winter storms

Stay Safe and Warm During Winter Storms

Severe weather and winter storms can strike at any time during the colder months, and the conditions that come with it – strong winds, blowing snow, freezing rain and subzero temperatures – present a variety of hazards to homes...
 
Driveways & Sidewalks
 
Snow Shoveling Tips
Snow Shoveling Tips
Snow Shoveling Tips

Snow Shoveling Tips: How To Save Your Back

Shoveling snow is a fact of life for many of us, and just because we get used to it doesn’t mean we have to like it. Snow shoveling can put a real strain on your back, and leads to very real injuries every year, ranging from pu...