Posts Tagged “weather”


How Do I Control My Home’s Rain Runoff? | Bounce Energy Blog

How Do I Control My Home’s Rain Runoff?

While most homeowners love their homes, not every home is perfect. There are one or two things the homeowner would like to change, such as an outdated bathtub for a new walk-in shower or updating the look of their kitchen. And then there’s occasional “uh-oh” of the une [...]

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What do I need in my hurricane prep kit? | Bounce Energy Blog

What do I need in my hurricane prep kit? [Infographic]

Hurricane season has started, and we want to ensure you and your family are prepared for the season. Most importantly, do not wait until a hurricane is heading your way to prepare your kit. Assemble and gather all the supplies beforehand. What you really need in your hurr [...]

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How Can I Prepare for a Winter Storm in Texas? | Bounce Energy Blog

How Can I Prepare for a Winter Storm in Texas?

Compared to what northern cities like Minneapolis, MN or Chicago, IL experience, Texas winters are mild. Much of the state usually enjoys winter daytime highs in the 50°F range (or higher!) with night time lows only reaching freezing temperatures on occasion. And that does [...]

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5 Terrific Tips for Safe Pet Travel in Winter | Bounce Energy Blog

5 Terrific Tips for Safe Pet Travel in Winter

As someone who lives in Texas, I'm used to seeing information concerning pet safety during the hot summer months. Without the proper care and attention, it can take only minutes for the summer heat to be harmful - if not deadly - to animals. [caption id="attachment_22151 [...]

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How Can I Ensure Water and Food Safety During an Emergency? | Bounce Energy Blog

How Can I Ensure Water and Food Safety During an Emergency?

The best advice for coping with any emergency typically boils down to this: “Be Prepared.” In fact, we've written several posts about this topic in the past for a variety of weather situations. However, while assembling your emergency preparedness kit and fami [...]

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What Should I Do After a Heavy Storm? A Home Maintenance Checklist | Bounce Energy Blog

What Should I Do After a Heavy Storm? A Home Maintenance Checklist

Storms of all sorts can attack your home with winds racing from up to 70 miles an hour driving solid sheets of rain - and that's before you consider a hurricane or tornado. And some straight-line wind storms produce wind bursts at 100 mph. [caption id="attachment_21190" [...]

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What Should I Do About Tropical Storm Earl in Texas? | Bounce Energy Blog

What Should I Do About Tropical Storm Earl in Texas?

On August 2, 2016, the fifth named storm of the 2016 Atlantic Hurricane Season arrived in the form of Tropical Storm Earl. Formerly known as Invest 97-L, Earl is moving westward across the Caribbean and is slated to hit the Yucatan Peninsula in Mexico on Wednesday evening. [...]

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What Do I Need in a Hurricane Prep Kit for Babies and Children? | Bounce Energy Blog

What Do I Need in a Hurricane Prep Kit for Babies and Children?

Hurricane season is here, and while you read this from the comfort of your couch on your smartphone now, we heartily recommend you build a hurricane preparedness kit before a storm actually arrives! Hurricanes can form within days, and when forecasters begin projecting land [...]

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How Do I Clean My Pool After a Rain Storm?

How Do I Clean My Pool After a Rainstorm?

Splashing in the pool is a fun family activity, especially with this hot summer weather. But when sunny skies turn stormy, many pool owners know they could be in for a little extra pool maintenance once the rainy weather clears out. While rain water isn’t harmful to y [...]

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Download 2016 Hurricane Preparedness Essentials from Bounce Energy | Bounce Energy Blog

Download 2016 Hurricane Preparedness Essentials from Bounce Energy

Don't Wait for a Storm to Form! Get Ready Now! As lifelong Texas residents, we have plenty of experience dealing with hurricanes here at Bounce Energy. It's why we're so committed to helping you keep your home and family safe whenever a storm decides to hit. When you downl [...]

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