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As cold weather approaches, Vermonters risk water damage from frozen pipes

Vermont dodged the potential water damage and destruction of Hurricane Sandy, but even a typical Vermont winter can pose problems to the homeowner. Frozen water is the culprit behind one of the most frequent property damage complaints we hear in Vermont in winter: frozen water pipes. Anyone who has ever tried to chill a can […]

Don’t be afraid of your basement this Halloween: Top 7 Tips for Winterizing your Vermont Basement

What scary thing is in your basement this Halloween? Is it a trick or is it a treat? Chances are whatever it is will grow into a monster if left unattended for the winter. Vermonters are lucky, they have basements. Or are they? Basements are the best places to store gear, the furnace, the workshop, […]