8 Ways to Prepare Your Home for the Winter

Winter is coming! That means snowmen, hot chocolate and Holiday cheer! It also means higher utility bills, roof leaks and burst pipes. That is, unless you take some precautionary steps. Proper preparation for the winter season may eat up a weekend or two, but the return in money saved and headaches prevented more than makes up for time invested.

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