winter

How to Prepare for a Blizzard or Major Snowstorm

Winter has a special way of arriving early every year, catching many of us unprepared — and major winter storms can have catastrophic results. Winter storms and sub-zero temperatures increase the risk of fires, car accidents, frostbite, hypothermia, and heart attacks. Power outages caused by heavy snow and driving winds can last days, even weeks. [...]

By |2019-04-08T16:54:13-04:00January 17th, 2019|Categories: Misc|Tags: , , , , |

Best Kept House Hunting Secret: 9 Reasons to Buy in the Off-Season

You hear a lot about buying a home in the spring and summer — the so-called “hot” times to buy. But what few home buyers know? Buying in those times actually might work against you. With more competitive, higher prices and less available agents, lenders, and other vendors, buying in prime time might not [...]

By |2019-08-22T10:42:48-04:00December 17th, 2018|Categories: Purchase|Tags: , , |

A Checklist for Getting Your Home Winter Ready

While the days grow shorter and temperatures dip lower, there’s still time to get your home ready for the winter ahead. In addition to stowing away deck furniture and prepping the lawn and garden for the winter, here is a simple checklist of things you can do to make sure your home is warm and cozy for the winter.

By |2017-11-02T11:46:19-04:00October 23rd, 2014|Categories: Home, Maintenance|Tags: |