Fall & Winter Energy Saving Tips

Take Advantage of Heat from the Sun Open curtains on your south-facing windows during the day to allow sunlight to naturally heat your home, and close them at night to reduce the chill you may feel from cold windows. Cover Drafty Windows Use a heavy-duty, clear plastic sheet on a frame or tape clear plastic…

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Holiday Safety Tips… For Your Pet

Holly, Jolly and Oh-So-Safe! Of course you want to include your furry companions in the festivities, pet parents, but as you celebrate this holiday season, try to keep your pet’s eating and exercise habits as close to their normal routine as possible. And be sure to steer them clear of the following unhealthy treats, toxic…

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Water shade trees to avoid drought stress!

With the ongoing drought and heat, it is important to water your trees and shrubs in the landscape and along the neighborhood streets for survival.  Place your hose close to the base of the tree and let a small stream of water run for an hour or longer, about 10 gallons would help tremendously.  Doing…

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