We’re less than one month into the official start of winter, but the northeast is already gearing up for our second big snowstorm of the season. Big snow storms can be exciting for some (namely, children with a day off from school), but a headache for others that need to deal with digging themselves out. Here are some snow safety tips to make sure you and your snow-day fans are prepared for this next storm:
For a list of preparations to take before a winter storm and/or extreme cold, see the FEMA website.
Prevent Broken Gas Pipes and Fires
Before a snow storm occurs:
- In areas where heavy snows are expected, cover the regulator, relief valves, and fill