Prevent Slip and Fall Injuries This Winter

Prevent Slip and Fall Injuries This Winter

January welcomes us with snowstorms and plenty of ice. Careless maintenance on your property can lead to trips, slips, and falls; potentially causing major injury to your customers and workers. One of the most common personal injury lawsuits is a slip and fall lawsuit. Most slip and fall accidents are often relatively straightforward in terms of liability; the fault usually lies with the owner of the land or building. Slip and fall injuries can be avoided with the proper preparation. [Read more…]

How Road Salt Damages Your Car

How Road Salt Damages Your Car

In the midst of another New England winter, drivers should actively be protecting their car from road salt to avoid rust and corrosion. With sub-zero temperatures and another snow storm brewing, more salt will be accumulating on roadways. Salt that remains on your car for a long period of time can cause severe damage and eventually a lost in your investment. It may not be possible to completely avoid the corrosive effects of road salt, but with a little extra maintenance, you can help prevent rust much longer. [Read more…]

Winter Flooding: Causes and Prevention

When you think of flooding, your mind naturally goes to summer monsoons. However, a lot of flooding and flooding damage occur during the winter months. The cold can cause leaks and bursts. Ice dams can form on the roof. Large amounts of water are locked away as snow and ice, but melting can release all at once instead of draining properly. This can lead to sudden massive damages to your property, leading to major issues and costly repairs. This article discusses the main causes of winter flooding in your home as well as some tips on how to prevent costly flooding this winter. [Read more…]

How to Prevent Pest Damage in the Wintertime

As the cold weather continues to roll in, you and your family are not the only ones that are enjoying the warmth of your home. Different pests and insects will try their best at becoming unwanted guests in your house this winter. Mice, bugs, and other pests are not just nuisances: they can cause serious and irreparable damage to your home. This article discusses the different pests and ways to prevent pest damage in your home in the winter time. [Read more…]

Your Car Won’t Start—Now What?

 

As the mornings continue to get colder, it isn’t just us who are struggling with the harsh weather. Our cars also have trouble in the winter time. The last thing you want to happen is your car to sputter and die on the morning of an important client meeting or work responsibility. Low temperatures can cause a plethora of problems, and that’s why proper maintenance, care, and winterization methods are crucial. This article will discuss the reasons why your car won’t start, as well as offer preventative tips to make sure you can get on your way—no matter how cold it may be.
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Winterizing Your Car for the Cold Weather and Holidays

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Just like winterizing your closet and your house, your car needs extra preparation to make it through the winter as well. This is especially true in the Northeast, where blizzards and storms can come out of nowhere and do some serious damage. Properly winterizing your car and emergency supplies can be a major help when a dangerous situation arises on the roadways this winter. This year, make sure your car is as prepared as you are. [Read more…]