Prepare Your Indianapolis Home for the Coming Winter

Halloween is just around the corner and, as hard as it is to believe after this summer of record heat drought in Indianapolis, winter is rapidly approaching. That means it’s time to prepare yourself, and your home, for the cold weather to come. To paraphrase Benjamin Franklin, an ounce of preventative maintenance is worth a […]

Preparation is Key to Staying Safe and Healthy in Indiana’s Winter Weather

Even though the official start of winter is still more than a week away (December 22,) recent temperatures have made it feel like we’re already hip-deep in it. If you are prepared for the hazards of winter, you will be more likely to stay safe and healthy when the snow starts to fall. Winter storms […]

Westfield, Indiana: A Leader in Community Emergency Preparedness

Earlier this year, we wrote a series of articles about Ready America, the federal government’s program designed to help individuals (including young children) and businesses prepare and be ready for a natural disaster, such as an earthquake or tornado, or other emergency situation. You may have even seen one of the Ready.gov TV commercials that […]

Was Your Indianapolis Area Home’s Heating System Ready for the Cold Weather?

In our post last Friday, “Indianapolis-Area Air Conditioning Systems Strain Under High Heat Conditions Again, But Heating System Weather Will Arrive Soon” we mentioned that while the temperature hit 99 degrees again (Saturday actually saw 100 degrees,) cooler fall and winter weather was on its way to the Indianapolis area. And boy, were we right! […]

New Carmel Disaster and Workplace Recovery Center Has HVAC and Other Resources for Business Emergencies

Here’s an interesting piece of news that coincidentally fits right in with our recent discussions about Emergency Preparedness. n|Frame, one of Indianapolis’ largest data centers and network management firms providing managed IT services, is relocating its 15,000 square-foot Indianapolis workplace and disaster recovery center to its headquarters campus in Carmel, Indiana. In late January, they […]

Indy’s Kids Should be Prepared for Emergencies, Too

In our last post, we discussed Ready America, a national public service campaign sponsored by the Federal Emergency Management Agency. The goal of the Ready America program is to educate and empower Americans to prepare for and respond to emergencies including natural and man-made disasters. One important part of the campaign is FEMA Ready Kids®, […]