Avoid the Winter Freeze

The bone-chilling air and dark nights signal that winter’s wrath is just around the corner. That being said, it’s time to think about weatherizing our homes and automobiles. Early preparation can save consumers time, money, and frustration. “The winter months can be very damaging to your home and car if you don’t plan ahead,” says, Andrew McCabe of McCabe Group Insurance.  “By following some simple... Read Article

Be Fireworks Smart!

Fireworks and sparklers are a wonderful way to celebrate the 4th of July.  But they must be used carefully!  The National Council on Fireworks Safety urges consumers to be fireworks smart, before, during and after their consumer fireworks display.  Before: Choose an open area away from spectators, homes and buildings and dry vegetation.  Use a garden hose to wet down the area before firing.  During:... Read Article

What You Need To Know Before You Mow

With the snow blower packed away for the winter, it’s the lawnmower that’s now the tool of choice for many in the spring and summer months.  Pushing or riding a grass cutter across your lawn may seem routine, but it can be very dangerous for you and those around you if simple precautions aren’t taken to maximize safety. In fact, the U.S. Consumer Product Safety... Read Article