March Maintenance

Spring is here and is the ideal time to inspect in and around your home for any safety hazards! Here are 10 maintenance areas to consider this spring. 1. Clean gutters and check for leaks. Clean out any leaves or debris that may have accumulated in the gutters. Check to make sure the downspout directs water … More March Maintenance

Checklist for Storing your Boat this Winter

Winter is around the corner! Now is the perfect time to sweep chimneys,  inspection and make sure your coolant mixture and batteries in your vehicle are right, but don’t forget the boat! Thanks for Winsel Boats in Valdosta we have your winter storage procedure here!   Winter Storage on Outboard motors: Check oil reservoir and fill … More Checklist for Storing your Boat this Winter

Beware! Look Out for After Storm Scams and Fly-By-Night Contractors!

The victims of any natural disaster unfortunately often become victims of scam artists who profit from the misery of others. If someone selling generators off of a truck on the corner they may have stolen them, or they may be inoperable. At the same, if someone is driving through a neighborhood offering to patch roofs … More Beware! Look Out for After Storm Scams and Fly-By-Night Contractors!

Summer storms can cause major damage!

One of the biggest dangers from thunderstorms is flying debris caused by high winds that can damage buildings and endanger people. Take a look around your home or business and make these improvements to reduce your risk: Replace gravel/rock landscaping materials and walkways with a softer material, such as mulch or dirt. During particularly strong … More Summer storms can cause major damage!

IBHS Recommendations for Reducing Washing Machine-Related Water Damage

Here is a direct and informitive article from the  International Institute for Business & Home Safety (IBHS) about washing machine water damage! The failure of a water supply hose is the primary cause of loss. Conduct monthly inspections of the hot and cold washing machine supply lines: Look for signs the supply hose may be … More IBHS Recommendations for Reducing Washing Machine-Related Water Damage