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Tips to Keep Your Home Safe and Protected From Severe Cold

Cold snaps are all too common during a New England winter. During severe cold weather, you need to keep your home safe while you stay warm and safe inside. Taking appropriate steps can ensure your home is protected as best … Continue reading

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With Heating Season Looming, Take These Safety Tips to Heart to Protect Your Family

Keeping your home comfortable as the seasons change might seem as easy as switching the thermostat from air conditioning to heat. However, there are some important home heating tips to follow that prevent dangerous fire hazards. Being comfortable and safe this fall … Continue reading

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Not Sure Where to Place Carbon Monoxide Detectors? Here’s where!

Carbon monoxide (CO) detectors have become an essential household safety appliance, and for good reason. There are many potential CO-producing appliances that people use in their homes, including furnaces, water heaters, portable generators, fireplaces, and other combustion appliances or systems, all … Continue reading

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Troubleshooting Your Plumbing Emergencies

Plumbing emergencies can happen when you least expect them. Whether they occur in the middle of the night, while you have a house full of guests, or when you’re relaxing at your home, always contact a plumbing professional.

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Maintain Smoke Alarms and CO Detectors as the Seasons Change

Smoke alarms and CO detectors are essential for the safety of your family. Unfortunately, while many homeowners install these devices in their homes, they’re unaware of the need for upkeep.

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What to Expect From Your HVAC Professional If Carbon Monoxide Is Detected

Carbon monoxide (CO) poisoning is an extremely scary thought, especially since it can happen without any warning at all. This is exactly why carbon monoxide detection is so important.  Many homeowners have already installed detectors in their homes, but what … Continue reading

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Is Your Boiler Breaking Down? 9 Common Boiler Issues to Look For

Do boiler issues have you steamed? Use this list of common boiler problems to ensure immediate safety and to help you determine which course of action to take before calling your HVAC and plumbing professional.

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Home Safety’s a Priority — Go Over This Hazard Checklist This Weekend

With spring in full swing in Bellingham, it’s time to attend to your warm weather to-do list. In addition to preventive air conditioner maintenance to keep your system working safely and efficiently all summer, improving home safety is essential for … Continue reading

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