Seal Drafts

Use weatherstripping and caulking to seal gaps around doors, windows, and vents to prevent heat loss.

Insulate Pipes

Insulate exposed pipes, especially in unheated areas like basements and attics, to prevent freezing and potential bursts.

Insulate Pipes

Schedule a professional inspection and maintenance of your heating system to ensure it's working efficiently.

Reverse Ceiling Fans

Reverse the direction of ceiling fans to clockwise to circulate warm air downward and improve heating efficiency.

Install Storm Doors and Windows

Install storm doors and windows to provide an extra barrier against cold drafts and improve insulation.

Clean Gutters

Clear gutters of leaves, debris, and ice dams to prevent water damage and ensure proper drainage.

Add Insulation

Add insulation to attics, crawl spaces, and walls to improve energy efficiency and maintain comfortable temperatures.

Service Chimneys and Fireplaces

Have chimneys and fireplaces inspected and cleaned to ensure safe and efficient operation during winter.

Use Door Draft Stoppers

Place door draft stoppers or snakes at the bottom of doors to prevent cold air from entering and warm air from escaping.

Stock Emergency Supplies

Stock up on emergency supplies like blankets, flashlights, batteries, and non-perishable food in case of power outages or severe weather.