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BJ Moyer

Tree Trimming Talk For Spring

WELCOME SPRING
Spring is a great time to get outside, enjoy the warmer weather, spruce up your lawn and landscaping, and trim your trees.  Tree maintenance is important to keep your yard looking great, for the health of the tree, and for overall safety for yourself, your home, and your loved ones.  Are you ready to learn more? Your homeowner's policy will thank you! Appearance is pretty self-explanatory.  Trimmed, cleaned up trees look great. I’m not saying to go turn your shrub out front into a T-Rex or anything, but trimming up limbs and branches can do a lot for making your home’s exterior look much more appealing. As far as health of your trees, getting rid of dead or dying branches is good for the tree as a whole.  Oftentimes, cutting away dead or weak branches can strengthen the tree as a whole. We could do an entire blog post on tree...
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BJ Moyer

Spring Forward: Set Your Clocks and Check Those Batteries!

Spring Forward
Spring has sprung and it’s time to move our clocks forward! Daylight savings is upon us. That means the days are longer, warmer weather is coming, Royals baseball, bbq and of course, it’s time to change the batteries in your carbon monoxide and smoke detectors. This is not a light-hearted recommendation, folks. This is serious. You and your family deserve the peace of mind and the added safety that properly working carbon monoxide and smoke alarms provide. Working smoke detectors are no laughing matter and they are nothing to take lightly. This could save your life and the life of your loved ones (furry loved ones as well). When a fire starts in your home, every second counts. According to the National Fire Protection Association (NFPA), three of every five home fire deaths are a result of no or non-working smoke alarms. In homes with smoke alarms present, 46% fail to...
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