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:
Ensure your loft is well-insulated, so that heat won’t seep out and it’s harder for the cold get in.
Lag pipes to protect them.
Frequently clean out your guttering to reduce ice and risk of overflow.
Get any dripping taps fixed.
Open the loft door and cupboards to help circulate heat.
Make sure windows are well sealed.
Service your boiler regularly.
Make sure you know were your homes’ stopcock is in case a pipe bursts.
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