prevent pipes from freezing
Granted, Benjamin Franklin had fire safety in mind when, in 1736, he famously advised Philadelphians that “An ounce of prevention is worth a pound of cure.” But his words could…
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…
Denver home with snow
Although Denver has had a very quiet first-half to the 2013 -14 snow season, Coloradans know that, because the Front Range can receive much of its annual snowfall during the…
Winterize boat RBFF
The holiday season is most certainly here, as temperatures are plummeting across the country (even in the “bastion of boating” states in the South and West), and if you haven’t…
Stored Motorcycle
This morning’s cool temperatures put a frown on my face. The motorcycling season is pretty much over. I know two or three motorcyclists who do ride on clear days in…
Weatherproofing Your Way to a Warmer Winter
Last winter was a beast. If I didn’t know better, I’d say Mother Nature had a personal vendetta against my house. From frozen pipes to a leaky roof, it seemed…