Child Saftey Around the House

Child Saftey Around the House

Millions of children are injured every year by hazards in the home. Many could have been prevented using simple child safety devices. These are not meant to be a substitute for adult supervision, but when used correctly they can help prevent accidents and injuries to...
Frozen Pipes Primer

Frozen Pipes Primer

Prevention is the best medicine Keep your house temperature at 68 degrees Open cabinet doors below sinks to allow heat to circulate.Wrap susceptible pipes (along exterior walls and in crawl spaces) with pipe insulation or heating tape. Heat your basement and consider...
Ice Dams

Ice Dams

Ice Dams: Identification, Prevention, Removal An ice dam is a ridge of ice that forms at the edge of a roof and prevents melting snow from draining. As water backs up behind the dam, it can leak through the roof and cause damage to walls, ceilings, insulation and...