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Winter Weather Advisory Tips from SERVPRO of Midtown Manhattan

2/10/2016 (Permalink)

Winter is Coming!

New York City & the Tri State Area are under a Winter Weather Advisory which means expectant winter weather conditions including snow accumulation, freezing rain, and sleet. The following Winter Weather Advisory Tips are available through SERVPRO of Midtown Manhattan - We can do as little or as much as you want!

Winter Weather Checklist for Your Home:

  1. Put weather strips on doors & windows to prevent heat from escaping.

  2. Insult water lines that run along outer walls of home - to prevent frozen pipes.

  3. Chimney & flue inspection.

  4. Purchase a fire extinguisher.

  5. Check roof for any possible leaks - repair them if necessary.

  6. Purchase salt & sand for the entryway of your home.

  7. Purchase bottled water, batteries, a first-aid kit, and canned food in case of an emergency.

  8. Keep your home temperature above freezing (even if you are not home) - to prevent frozen pipes.

  9. Make sure to keep space heaters at least 3 feet away from any flammable items & always turn them off before leaving the house or going to sleep.

  10. Help others - check to see that your elderly neighbors are prepared for winter weather as well!

Power Outage Safety Checklist:

  1. Have a flashlight in your home.

  2. Leave water taps slightly open to drip continuously.

  3. Conserve heat by keeping doors and windows closed unless absolutely necessary to open them.

  4. Dress warm & stay dry.

As temperatures drop through the week, SERVPRO of Midtown Manhattan wants to reminds everyone to be prepared for any size disaster - SERVPRO of Midtown Manhattan is Faster to Any Size Disaster. For 24/7 Emergency Service call 212-768-9400!

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