pipes to break – no matter how strong the pipes may be.
Pipes that freeze most frequently are those that are exposed to severe cold, including ones found in unheated areas of your home (like attics, crawl spaces and the garage), and those that run against exterior walls with little or no insulation.
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snowstorms can cause significant damage to your vehicle and your home. While you may not be able to stop a storm from damaging your property, you can usually help reduce the amount of damage it causes. Here’s a list of tips to help you stay safe before, during, and after a winter storm.
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Walking out of your home or coming out of the store to see that your car is nowhere to be found is a situation that no car owner wants to experience. Having your car stolen can happen to anyone. But, if you want to reduce your chances of having your vehicle stolen, there are some common sense things that you can do to prevent vehicle theft.
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Fall is upon us, which means beautiful seasonal colours and leaves crunching under your feet. Beyond the season’s splendour, for homeowners there is an array of chores to do around the home and yard.
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Plumbing issues are part of being a homeowner. Over time you are bound to experience issues with your drains, toilets, and showers. However, one potential plumbing issue that most Canadians don’t think about is the possibility of their pipes freezing during the winter.
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Canadian winters are challenging, to say the least—especially if you’re a motorist. Weather conditions can be unpredictable, placing extra demands on our vehicles and driving skills. A few simple tips, however, will help to prepare for the often hazardous conditions that lie in the months ahead.
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Avoid intense, complicated or emotional conversations when driving – This can be tough but make an effort to pull over and/or continue the conversation at a later time – both parties can benefit from the break.
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There’s nothing like a getaway from home to help you unwind, relax and re-energize. We all need a break once in a while. Keep in mind though, that an empty house is a tempting target for burglars. The last thing you want or need is to come home from a nice, relaxing
vacation, to find that you have been a victim of break and enter.
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