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The best way to weather a storm is to have a safety plan in place ahead of time.

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Drying clothes takes a lot of energy. Keeping your dryer vent clean makes your appliance more energy efficient.

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Aging in place

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Using universal design principals, your home can adapt to your changing lifestyle needs.

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Garage door app

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A garage door app will alert you when the door is open and allow you to open and close the door from your smart phone.

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Electrical safety and childproofing

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Make sure your electrical appliances, tools and outlets are safe, and be careful around electrical equipment outdoors.

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Gas appliance safety

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Keep these safety guidelines in mind when using gas-consuming products such as stoves, clothes dryers, water heaters and furnaces.

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Portable generators & space heaters

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Portable heaters and generators are convenient, but use them with extreme caution.

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