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Winter Power Outage Preparation Tips

11 Jan
Winter Power Outage Preparation Tips 

Power outages can happen anywhere, but we in the Northeast are particularly vulnerable when powerful winter storms move in. For us, plummeting temperatures can even be a matter of survival. Sources of Winter Power Outages Depending on the source, a power outage can last for several days, leaving your home’s occupants vulnerable to cold temperatures, […]

4 Holiday Fire Hazards

05 Dec
4 Holiday Fire Hazards

The holiday season should be a joyous one, but it can also become a hazardous one. In fact, house fires can occur during this time of year due to heating equipment and holiday decorations. Keep the following information on holiday fire hazards in mind, so you can have a safe holiday season. Holiday Decorations Holiday […]

Prolonging the Life of Your Pumpkin Decorations

24 Oct
Prolonging the Life of Your Pumpkin Decorations

Field-grown pumpkins come in all shapes and sizes, and gourds bring color and texture to the table during the holidays. The only downside with using these authentic fruits is their vulnerability to decay in warm indoor environments. The Effects of Mold Mold is nature’s most efficient decomposer and it exists almost everywhere on the planet. […]

Fireplace Preparation for the First Use

17 Oct
Fireplace Preparation for the First Use 

There’s nothing like a cozy fire to take the chill off a cold New Jersey winter day. Whether you burn gas or wood, it’s essential to properly prepare your fireplace before you use it for the first time this season. Here’s a fireplace preparation checklist that can help ensure your safety: Get the Chimney Inspected […]

Halloween Decorations and Your HVAC Safety

03 Oct
Halloween Decorations and Your HVAC Safety

Halloween is fast-approaching and if you’re into celebrating the holiday, you certainly know what that means: ghoulish decorations. Though Halloween decorations are typically safe, there are a few HVAC safety issues that you should consider while they’re in your home. Blocked Vents This is a general concern no matter what holiday is upon us. If […]

Safety Tips for When You’re Working In the Attic

12 May
Safety Tips for When You're Working In the Attic

Working in your home’s attic can be hazardous, especially during the warmer months when rising heat can send temperatures soaring in this unconditioned area. In addition to the risk of overheating, there are other dangers lurking there as well, including tripping and falling, head injuries, electrical shocks and exposure to insulation. You can make this […]

Discolored Water and What It Means for Your Home

18 Apr
Discolored Water and What It Means for Your Home

Discolored hot water is a common issue that many homeowners experience, and in some cases it isn’t a major cause for concern. Sometimes though, the discoloration can point to a serious problem with your piping or water heater that can leave you facing clogs or costly home water damage. Here are some of the possible […]

Preventing Basement Flooding

06 Apr
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Basement flooding can create a mess and cause significant damage to your home. Instead of dealing with the results of flooding after the fact, it’s better to take preventive measures that can reduce the risk of water infiltration and keep your basement dry. Here are some strategies worth implementing. Maintain the Gutter System Check for […]