Posts Tagged: cold weather tips

Creative Ways to Keep Your Home Cool In the Summer

When outdoor temperatures are at their highest, your first impulse may be to use your air conditioning unit to create a cool and comfortable home environment. While this impulse is certainly understandable, using your cooling system isn’t always the best option, or even an option at all. You may be forced to wait for your […]

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Snowed In: 10 Items to Keep On Hand

Though considered part of the South, the state of Virginia – especially the area around Richmond and the Hampton Roads area – see snow every winter and freezing rain or sleet on a fairly regular basis. So, getting “snowed in” is a distinct possibility. Here are a few suggestions for what to keep on hand […]

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What to Do with Drafty Doors

Its time.  You can’t avoid it anymore.  The cold weather is setting in once again and you are unable to ignore that annoying cold draft every time you walk by that front door.  In the past you might have tried a few DIY tricks to keep the cold out, but none of them seemed to […]

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10 Winter Do’s & Don’ts for Your Home

The winter presents challenges to the home owner. It’s so important to keep the house warm, comfortable and as energy-efficient as possible. There are many things which can be done to the outside and the inside of any home to ensure a safe, secure and comfortable winter season. One: In the fall, inspect the roof. […]

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