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How To Protect your Home from Severe Weather

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How To Protect your Home from Severe Weather

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    You may have noticed that winter is upon us (well, some of us). Biting winds, freezing cold, ice, snow and plenty of rain, sure is fun. With all this severe weather, how can we keep our homes safe and protected? Here are eight steps to help you protect your home this winter:

    Step One

    Ensure your loft is well-insulated, so that heat won’t seep out and it’s harder for the cold get in.

    Step Two

    Lag pipes to protect them.

    Step Three

    Frequently clean out your guttering to reduce ice and risk of overflow.

    Step Four

    Get any dripping taps fixed.

    Step Five

    Open the loft door and cupboards to help circulate heat.

    Step Six

    Make sure windows are well sealed.

    Step Seven

    Service your boiler regularly.

    Step Eight

    Make sure you know were your homes’ stopcock is in case a pipe bursts.

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