As Vermont Re-Opens We’re Here to Help!

As our home state of Vermont continues with a cautious opening amid the Covid-19 pandemic, we at G.W. Savage are ready to help our neighbors give their employees and customers peace of mind. We offer COVID-19 cleaning and disinfecting services…

Ways to Prepare Your Home for Storm Season

With the hot, humid days of summer often comes storm season. And these may not be light sprinkles and a few passing clouds, often these can be powerful storms that can impose major damage on your home or property if…

10 Tips to Keep Your Home Warm This Winter

Every year, without fail, Jack Frost makes an appearance. The drop in temperature is inevitably correlated to the rise in fuel payments to heat your home. According to some estimates, heating homes may account for over 70 percent of household…

Ways to Defend Against Pesky (and Problematic) Ice Dams

Folks that live in our part of the country where snow and ice are prevalent during the winter seasons must remain vigilant against potential water damage caused by ice build-up on roofs. This build-up, or ice dams, can cause problems…

Snow on Your Roof – How and Why to Remove It

Why to get it off of your home’s roof?It has been reported that a foot of heavy snow on a 1,600 square foot house can weigh as much as 14 tons. All this weight can create structural problems and harm…

Red Sox Giveaway!

Like the Red Sox? Love baseball? You’ll love our social media giveaway!We have 4 tickets (in AWESOME seats – Field Box 18 Row C) to the Boston Red Sox game this Monday July 15th @ 7:05pm — and you can…

Top 5 Tips to Prep Your Home For Summer

1. Service your air conditioner. You may have a contract with a service provider, if so, set up an appointment with them before using your air conditioner for the first time. If you do not have a service provider, we…

10 Things Homeowners Should Do To Be Prepared For An Emergency

1. Make an emergency evacuation plan that establishes a dedicated meeting place outside of the home.2. In the event of a major weather event like a hurricane that causes a loss of power, make sure you have a battery-powered radio…

Cleaning Snow Off of Your Roof

Every year the northeast experiences its fair share of snowstorms, and the snow covers everything. It’s beautiful, but it can be problematic. Have you ever shoveled your driveway and thought, “Jeez this snow is heavy.” Each shovelful getting heavier and…

Preparing Your Chimney for Winter

1. Hire a Chimney Sweep. Find a quality chimney sweep to clean your chimney. Chimneys that have not been cleaned in some time may have creosote build-up – a black or brown resident that can be crusty and flaky; tar-like…