Disaster Planning

Shutting Down a Home for the Winter

winter prep for home

To avoid returning to a damaged dwelling, broken pipes and ruined belongings, there are some important steps to take – both in and around the house – before a cold weather exodus. Whether you’re evaluating your house in an emergency or getting your summer home ready to stand empty all winter, you’ll want to turn off the electricity.

In a crisis, you may not have time to complete all of the winter prep shown here – so just be sure to take care of the water and power, and handle the rest as time allows.

10 Things to do Before Leaving Your House for the Winter

Related: Here are 25 ways to stay warm this winter!


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