10 Effective Tips to Prepare During a Winter Power Outage

A power outage can happen at any time of the year. However, during cooler months, it's an even more unwelcome inconvenience when a loss of power can mean no heat and other potentially serious situations. While we certainly hope you don't have a winter power outage, we want to help you be prepared just in case. We offer ten effective tips below so you'll be ready to manage an unexpected loss of power in the winter.

How to Set the Best Temperature for Your Furnace

A furnace is much more efficient and a better source of reliable warmth when set at the right temperature. As for what the "right" temperature is, the answer largely depends on personal preferences. However, there are other factors and considerations to keep in mind with your furnace's temperature settings. We go over our recommendations below and explain why being mindful of your thermostat settings is beneficial.