What To Do If A Pipe Breaks In Your Home

When thinking about pipes breaking, most people worry about their pipes freezing in the winter. But what about in the summer? Did you know that in Cape Cod, your plumbing can burst in the middle of hot weather too? When heat and drought return to Cape Cod each summer,...

When A Tree Strikes

First, it’s quiet. Then there’s a creaking. Finally, an almighty crash. It’s a sound that all too many homeowners hear: the sound of a tree smashing into their roof. If you live in a wooded area, there’s only so much you can do to mitigate the risk of it happening to...

What’s a nor’easter?

Don’t like the weather? If you’re in the U.S., simply migrate a state or two away and you’ll find yourself in an entirely different weather system. The West Coast has torrential rains. The Midwest has blizzards. And the Southern Plains...

How to Prepare for a Snowstorm – A Winter Storm Checklist

A winter storm, like any other major weather event, can keep you trapped for days without power. How do you prepare for a snowstorm? Know what to do before, during, and after a blizzard with these preparedness tips. Know Your Winter Storm Warning Levels Get acquainted...