Tips on Preparing for Home Evacuations

Although the need to evacuate your home is rare, when it does happen, it's quick and unpredictable. The residents of Merrimack Valley experienced this recently with the gas explosions. Hurricane Florence victims continue to deal with this crisis. … [Read more...]

Summer Lawn Care Tips for MA Homeowners

Caring for your lawn during the summer months can be much different than the spring months. Spring rains and ild temperatures tend to help lawns flourish, while hot summer temperatures often stress out a lawn and make it challenging to retain its … [Read more...]

Blizzard Home Preparation Tips for MA Residents

You've probably heard,... a blizzard is coming! With cold temperatures, heavy snow and high winds, blizzards can create home safety hazards. There are some things that you can do today to help minimize headaches during tomorrow's storm. Here are a … [Read more...]

MA Law Requires Shoveling of Walkways Around Your Home

If you own a home in Massachusetts, MA law requires shoveling of walkways around your home. It is the homeowners responsibility to create safe, walkable pathways to and from your home. This includes the driveway, sidewalks, and pathways to your … [Read more...]

Is Your Car Ready for MA Winter Weather

Another winter storm is on the way! Is your car ready for MA winter weather? Here are some things you can do to get it ready... Get Your Equipment Ready Driving in MA during the winter means you need some essential supplies on hand. Keep a snow … [Read more...]

5 Fall Home Maintenance Tasks for MA Homeowners

While the thought of summer coming to an end is not something we like to think about…the fall equinox is rapidly approaching. Luckily we live in New England – one of the most popular destinations in autumn - with stunning foliage and moderate temps. … [Read more...]

Preparing Your Car for Winter Weather

The first snow storm in Massachusetts is a sign that winter is finally here. There will undoubtedly be much more snow to come before this winter is over. If you haven't already, it's time to start preparing your car for winter weather. Here are a few … [Read more...]

Reducing the Risk of Carbon Monoxide Poisoning in Your Home

Carbon monoxide poisoning is a real danger. In fact, every year there are cases of people getting extremely ill or even dying from CO poisoning. The risk of carbon monoxide poisoning is higher during the winter because of the need to provide heating. … [Read more...]

Disaster Preparation for Pets

Every family should have a disaster plan. If you have pets, don't forget to include them. We know that your pets are as much a part of your family as any other member. Here are some tips and ideas on disaster preparation for pets. Shelter … [Read more...]

Home Emergency Kit for Natural Disasters

Hurricane season is starting, so we thought it would be a good time to visit the topic of a home emergency kit for natural disasters. Don't wait for a impending storm to get your emergency kit prepared as supplies may be limited by that time. Here … [Read more...]