Smoke Alarm and Carbon Monoxide Safety Tips

Smoke Alarm and Carbon Monoxide Safety Tips

While most home owners know the importance of having smoke alarms, almost three out of five fire fatalities from 2014 to 2018 happened in properties with no alarms or where alarms failed to operate, according to a report by the National Fire Protection Association. In...
Sticking to Your New Year’s Resolution

Sticking to Your New Year’s Resolution

2021 is here! A new year means a fresh start and another chance to make some changes. Most of us make New Year’s resolutions, but not all of us can stick to them! There are several things you can do to increase your chances of sticking to your New Year’s resolution....
How to Handle a Power Outage in Cold Weather

How to Handle a Power Outage in Cold Weather

Severe winter weather can cause power outages and loss of heat. Here are some tips on how to help handle an outage during the winter. Before the storm Set your refrigerator and freezer to coldest settings. Check flashlights and portable radios. Be sure to have extra...
Winter Storm Weather Preparation

Winter Storm Weather Preparation

Before the weather outside becomes frightful, use this checklist to prepare for a winter storm. Food and waterWater — at least a three-day supply; one gallon per person, per dayFood — at least a three-day supply of non-perishable, high-energy, easy-to-prepare...
Boat and Motorcycle Winterizing Tips

Boat and Motorcycle Winterizing Tips

Winter means its time to say “goodnight” to summer vehicles like boats and motorcycles. Storing your vehicle for winter isn’t as simple as putting it in the garage. So before you tuck your vehicle in until spring, here are some tips to ensure you r winter...