How to Prevent Frozen Pipes & Pipe Bursts

The risk of frozen pipes and pipe bursts continues to grow as the temperature drops, and these two occurrences can cause significant property damage. There are, fortunately, ways to prevent pipes from freezing and bursting. Water freezes when heat in the water is transferred to subfreezing air. After the water freezes, it expands and causes […]

Grill Season Safety

There is nothing better than the smell of food on the grill at outdoor summer parties. Warm afternoons and evenings spent grilling and on a patio, in a pool, or merely in a backyard with family and friends allow for fabulous memories. Many of us have already pulled out our grills and hosted our first BBQ of the year. As […]

Smoke Alarm Safety

Did you know that approximately 3 out of 5 deaths related to fires occur in homes in which no smoke alarms are installed or the alarms that are installed are not properly functioning? Are smoke alarms installed throughout your home?  If so, when is the last time you tested them? Smoke alarms are essential to […]