Between freezing temperatures, snow, ice, and wind, winter can be hard on your house. Here are a few Winter Survival Tips to help you get through those cold months.

  • Seal cracks and gaps around windows, doors, and siding.
  • Install plastic window insulation kits.
  • Add insulation to your attic.
  • Insulate pull down attic stairs.
  • Apply foam insulation to water pipes.
  • Maintain your fireplace and chimney.
  • Apply deicers and anti-icers to walks and drives.
  • Prevent ice dams from forming on roofs.
  • Install a whole house generator to provide backup power.

Link to a great “how-to” video and source: Todays Homeowner