Monthly Archives: November 2015

Tips to Get Your Facility in Top Shape for Winter

It comes every year and yet, somehow, it seems to sneak up on us every time. Getting your facility ready for winter’s cold temperatures and nasty weather can be a huge project, but with a checklist and plan you can at least rest assured everything’s in hand. To make it super easy, you can just hand this list to your maintenance team, or of course, call in experts in winter prep so you can relax into the holiday, safe in the knowledge that everything’s been taken care of. Install programmable thermostats – A thermostat that responds to usage and timing can save you a great deal of money over winter. Inspect boilers and furnaces – Have your boilers and/or furnaces inspected. Even the slightest malfunction can be expensive and might be dangerous. Insulate pipes and equipment – Water heater, boilers, and the pipes that run to them should all be…

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