Tag: Winter

Direct Energy Buzz – January 20th edition

Direct Energy Buzz – January 20th edition

Well we’re mid-way through winter. How’s everyone fairing? Our weather has been fairly bipolar- hot one day and freezing the next, but that’s what we’re used to in Houston. Since this was (hopefully) a short week for everyone, let’s just jump right on in. The weekend is around the corner! We kicked off our week […]

Direct Energy Buzz – January 13 edition

Direct Energy Buzz – January 13 edition

Hey guys! Hope everyone has had a good week and is ready for the upcoming three-day weekend. Is anyone doing something fun for Martin Luther King Day? Well, let’s hop into this week’s recap. On Monday, we brought you the official light bulb guide. Who ever knows what to choose when in the hardware store? […]

Winterizing your home for Holiday Travels

Winterizing your home for Holiday Travels

Do you plan to do any traveling over the winter holiday? A ski vacation? Maybe you’re visiting family or friends out of town? Well, if you haven’t already, now is the time to winterize your home, especially if you plan to leave your home unattended over the winter holidays. Here are 10 tips to help […]

Watch out for winter’s silent killer!

Watch out for winter’s silent killer!

Winter’s silent killer, carbon monoxide, is a deadly, odorless and colorless gas. It can seep into a home without its residents even knowing. It does so through the incorrect use of gas stoves, furnaces, fireplaces, generators or cars left running in an attached garage. Although detecting carbon monoxide without a CO alarm is impossible, there […]