Tag Archives: Winter

Articles about winter or winter conditions or events. Usually in the context of home performance, weatherization, comfort, and HVAC systems.

Roof Raking Antics

We’ve been having quite a severe winter here in good ol’ southern Connecticut, along with much of the rest of the nation. Heavy and frequent snow fall, along with prolonged low temperatures (well below freezing) for weeks on end, have … Continue reading

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Snow Screeding Fluffy Slabs

Today (Tuesday, December 4th, 2012) marks the 226th anniversary (1786) of one of the worst New England snowstorms of recorded history. Snow began falling heavily around midday, and was driven by a fierce nor’easter, which rapidly piled snowdrifts and caused … Continue reading

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The Point’s Picks for December 23rd

With the Christmas holiday this coming weekend, our past week has been quite hectic, yet somehow also full of noticeable “decelerations”. But even in the face of the rapidly approaching holiday, there’s still no shortage of stimulating content on the … Continue reading

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