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Tuesday, December 19, 2017 If you live in the Northeast or Midwest, you know the drill. Although winter comes as no surprise, many of us are not ready for its arrival. If you are prepared for the hazards of winter, you will be more likely to stay safe and healthy when temperatures start to fall. READ MORE >>
Friday, January 30, 2015It may sound surprising, but there are approximately 3,000 hailstorms in the United States each year. The size of hail can widely vary – from golf-ball size to softball size. And when it starts building up size, hail can cause not just severe property and vehicle damage, but also bodily harm and even death. READ MORE >>
Friday, December 19, 2014Your home or business safety during the winter is dependent on how you are preparing for whatever winter might bring. Every year, weather significantly damages buildings in the forms of clogged water pipes or even roofs collapsing. READ MORE >>
Monday, December 15, 2014A common question that is asked during the holidays is whether or not there is a need for winter specific tires. When the weather starts to turn for the worse, with snow and slush, freezing rain, and maybe even black ice. When driving in California in the wintertime, your tires should be the most important safety feature on your car. READ MORE >>
Wednesday, October 29, 2014During the cold Fall and Winter months, it is easy to forget about conserving energy. There are some easy, free strategies that you can use on a daily basis that can increase your savings. Here are just a few of them: First off, during the day, by opening curtains to your windows to allow sunlight in. READ MORE >>
Friday, October 24, 2014Smoke alarms save lives. If there is a fire in your home, smoke spreads fast and you need smoke alarms to give you time to get out. Having a working smoke alarm cuts the chances of dying in a reported fire in half. Almost two-thirds of home fire deaths resulted from fires in homes with no smoke alarms or no working smoke alarms. READ MORE >>