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Traveling this holiday? Here's how to protect your home while you're away.

By Sabra Morris | December 15, 2018

Here we are, swiftly counting down to Christmas. And for many of us, that means winter travel plans are in full swing. If you’re going away for the holidays, it’s wise to ensure the abode you leave behind is as safe and sound as possible beforehand. While this is already common knowledge, it’s good to revisit your vacation-prep to-do list to make sure you’ve covered your bases. Here’s a handy roundup of articles to get you started.

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Extreme Onceover: Winter Edition

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A Winter Home-Maintenance Checklist

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