PLUMBING WINTERIZATION TIPS

As 2017 comes to a close, we are finally starting to see the freezing temperatures arrive. As you begin to pull out your winter coats, don’t forget that your home or business also needs some protection against the elements! You don’t want to the damage and costly repairs caused by frozen pipes to dampen your end of the year holiday …

Preventing Frozen Pipes

The most predictable thing about Midwest weather is that it’s going to be completely unpredictable. You may start your morning in a coat and scarf, but by the afternoon you’re in shorts and a tee-shirt. One thing many people aren’t thinking about yet is the threat of frozen pipes, but the reality is pipes can burst and cause flooding in both cold and warm …

Holiday Decor Safety Tips

No one wants to spoil the cheer of the holiday season, but Christmas decor in the home can present many safety hazards. A main concern with Christmas decor is fire danger, often brought on by the combination of electrical malfunctions and highly flammable decorations such as trees, garland, candles, and strings of lights. Even if you already put up your …