How to Prepare Your Furnace for Winter

How to Prepare Your Furnace for Winter

If you want your furnace to work optimally when winter sets in, it is important that you take some time out to check and prepare it in advance. Doing so will go a long way toward ensuring a hassle-free winter, without the inconveniences of furnace breakdowns and...
Don’t Let an Ice Dam Ruin Your Roof

Don’t Let an Ice Dam Ruin Your Roof

What’s an ice dam? If you live in a cold part of the country, just pray you never find out. Among the more damaging winter weather phenomena, ice dams are the wide ridges of thick, heavy ice that can form around the edges of a home’s roof during cold weather. If they...
6 Steps to Prepare Your Home for Winter

6 Steps to Prepare Your Home for Winter

It’s no secret that winter can be rough on homes and commercial structures. From cold weather, to freeze/thaw cycles, to ice and snow damage, the winter months are often a test for any building. And they aren’t getting any easier. Case in point: Boston set a new...