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  1. Use Panty Hose for a fast fix

    by jfinn

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    Did you know that panty hose’s can be used to remove ice from gutters.  That is right take a pair of panty hose fill them with chloride ice melter.  Then place on the roofline and the gutter and let the calcium chloride go to work.  Pretty soon you will have ice free gutters.  Please be […]

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  2. Everything you need to know about Flood Insurance

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      What is flood insurance? Flood insurance covers direct physical loss by an excess of water on land that is usually dry.  A standard flood insurance policy is a single policy that pays for the direct physical damage to your insured property up to the replacement cost, or actual cash value (ACV) of the damages […]

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  3. Flooding Prevention and Tips

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      With the rainy season coming, take these steps to protect your home from water damage:  Fix leaks immediately. Leaky roofs and foundation cracks allow water to get into your home, which can weaken the structure and provide a perfect habitat for mold. When you see wet spots on the ceiling or cracks in the […]

  4. Ice Dams

    by jfinn

    Ice damming safety and tips for removal and prevention: Ice dams form when a cycle of melting and refreezing snow accumulates on a roof. Two key factors are the outside temperature and the temperature inside the attic of an affected home. The warmer the temperature is inside the attic, the more the snow will melt. […]

  5. Cold and Flu Season Tips: Avoid Getting Sick

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    Cold and flu season is in full swing, and the winter weather has brought all the regular symptoms to people across the country. Everybody wants to avoid getting sick this winter, but sometimes that is easier said than done. So how can you protect yourself and your family from coming down with a cold or […]

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  6. The Essential Homeowner’s To-Do List

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    This winter, you will no doubt want to invite friends and family to enjoy the warmth and coziness of your home during the holiday season. Whether you are having family over to celebrate Hanukkah, throwing a Christmas party for the neighborhood, or just enjoying a quiet night by the fireplace, you want to make sure […]

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  7. Cold Weather Road Hazards

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    The wintertime brings many dangers to the roads, and drivers must take extra precautions to ensure the safety of themselves and their passengers. This winter, wants to prepare you with some safety tips and precautions to keep in mind. Snow There are many hazards on the road that can lead to an increased danger for […]