Tag: Winter

Snow Covered Home in Winter Weather

Your Home Preparedness Checklist for Real Winter Weather

You’ve already felt the cold and seen the snow falling, but that doesn’t mean it’s too late for preparing your home for real winter weather. Luckily, there are two phases for effective winterizing: air sealing and insulation - and this handy home preparedness checklist will assist you with those efforts. Air Sealing: Basically, you want to […]

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Direct Energy Donates New Stove to Findlay, OH’s Hope House

On Thursday, November 21st, 2013, Direct Energy donated a brand new stove to a Findlay, OH-area transitional shelter, Hope House. Hope House was founded 23 years ago as a nonprofit organization that combats homelessness and poverty in Hancock County through individual and community education, affordable housing, and advocacy. The new stove has double ovens and […]

Snow Covered Home in Winter Weather

Winter Storm Cleon is Heading Our Way!

It looks like extreme cold weather and freezing temperatures in the form of Winter Storm Cleon are making their way through the South and the Midwest beginning today! We encourage all our customers to stay informed and learn how to prepare for the cold weather. Please be sure to check for live updates on Winter […]

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DIY Hanukkah Décor

This year, the first night of Hanukkah falls on November 28th, the same day as Thanksgiving.  This occurrence, referred to as Thanksgivukkah by some, will not happen again for 70,000 years!   Pretty amazing, right?  In honor of the Festival of Lights, here are some DIY crafts you can make with your family & friends. Menorahs […]

Snow Covered Home in Winter Weather

Keeping Your Family Warm While Lowering Your Energy Usage in Fall and Winter

Feeling cozy – it’s what we all want when cold weather arrives.  Staying warm in your “castle” doesn’t have to equate to higher heating bills or large investments into home improvement.  Let’s discuss a few economical ways to be comfortable inside, when Mother Nature is giving you the cold shoulder outside. Thermostats The centerpiece of […]