As beautiful as snow is, it can cause safety and damage issues for a home. If you live in a part of the country with heavy winter snowfall, you know how important it is to stay on top of snow removal and to protect your home from the buildup of snow and ice. Snow can also wreak havoc on a vacation home when you're away if it's not properly maintained and secured.
In this section, prepare your home for snow season with tips and tools for snow removal. Find out how to make a vacation home low-maintenance during the winter months, and get tips for snowblower safety and filing insurance claims for snow and ice damage.