Winter Advice To All Homeowners

Posted by on Feb 25, 2011 in , ,

Winter weather reaches its peak here in Western Massachusetts, as schools and business both resort to closing from the weather conditions outside. The snow seems to never stop in New England, and the city of Holyoke has seen its fair share of blizzards over the past few months leaving behind massive snow mounds and icy walk ways. There is however a few guidelines that homeowners should follow when dealing with snow and ice. -Clear all entry ways and walk ways as soon as...

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A Winter Workout!

Posted by on Feb 3, 2011 in , ,

Looking for a fun and new way to get your exercise in this Winter? Check out “snowshoeing”, footwear specifically made for walking over the snow. Snowshoes are shoes that distribute the weight of the person over a larger area of ground so that when walking, the person doesn’t sink into the snow. Don’t be overwhelmed by the large size of these shoes, as they appear to be several sizes larger than regular walking shoes. These shoes are believed to have originated in Central...

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