If you're worried that your heating system may fail in the middle of the night, stop and rest easy. You can take steps to protect your family right now. Although you can call your heating repair technician for emergency services, he or she may not come until the morning, especially if the weather's too dangerous to travel in. Here's what you can do to keep your family warm during an emergency situation.
If you have a wood fence, then you should prepare for unique problems during winter. For example, the low temperatures (and its associated complications) can result in knotholes and rot for the wood posts. Here is how you can deal with these two problems.
The daily shifts in temperatures result in expansion and contraction of the wood. With time, the gaps between the knots and the main wood post increase, and the knots can even fall off and leave holes on the wood.