7 Tips for Avalanche Safety
Colorado is known around the country, and around the world, for being a winter sports playground. Those sports take place in the backcountry as well as in established resort areas,…
How to Deal with Foggy Windows
No matter what the climate is like where you live, keeping the temperature comfortable inside your car often means battling foggy windows. If you live in a climate with cold winters,…
We’re Not Done Yet! A Guide to Snow Routes and Plowing in Chicago
March has come in like a lion — and although spring is technically less than two weeks away, it looks like winter isn’t done with Chicago yet. Forecasters are predicting several…
How to Keep from Spinning Out on Slick Roads (And What to Do If It Happens)
The cast of Ice Road Truckers knows everything about driving on icy road surfaces. If you think about it, it’s quite an accomplishment to haul one or more heavily loaded…
How to Winterize the Inside of Your Home
Homeowners typically know they need to protect the outside of their homes from winter weather extremes. But what about maintenance to make sure you stay comfortable and safe inside when…
Snowy street in Capitol Hill, Denver
Denver has already experienced its share of cold, wintry weather, and it’s not even February yet. With average lows dipping into the teens and 20s throughout the winter months, residents…
Atlanta Snow
Thousands of people — including buses carrying schoolchildren — were stranded on Atlanta’s freeways for hours Tuesday night and into Wednesday, after the area experienced a winter storm. Atlanta’s NBC station, 11 Alive,…
Before You Go: Steps to Keep Your Home Safe During a Winter Vacation
The snow has certainly been piling up in Chicago this year. And, for some people, that means it’s time for a getaway to someplace warm and snow-free. Before you go…
Rain, Slush, & Ice: Staying Safe on Houston Winter Roads
With our warm climate, residents of the Bayou City can be unaccustomed to winter weather. A few flurries or icicles are enough to terrify many Houston drivers and empty our…
Route-Planning, Safety Tips for Winter Driving in the Rockies
If you’re new to Colorado, winter driving in the Centennial State might seem daunting. You might not have much experience with mountains, and that weekend expedition to hit the slopes…