Winter is coming, bringing with it storms, outages… and better payments. Listed below are some fast and straightforward issues you are able to do now to be ready this winter:
Login to LPEA’s SmartHub app to report outages, handle your account, test your utilization, and pay your invoice anytime, anyplace. Name us at (970) 247-5786 should you need assistance.
Get outage alerts and updates in your cellphone by signing up for LPEA’s Outage Texting Service. Textual content “TEXTLPEA” to 1 (888) 839-5732 from the cellphone registered in your account. Register your cellphone on SmartHub or by calling us.
Bookmark LPEA’s outage viewer map, which offers up-to-the minute particulars on LPEA outages.
Strive these 5 5 fast methods to weatherize your property and get essentially the most out of your electrical energy:
- Set up door and window weatherproofing and door sweeps.
- Seal any gaps and cracks with caulk and foam.
- In case your water heater is in a chilly place, cowl it with a specialised water heater blanket.
- Insulate your attic door.
- If in case you have older home windows, set up plastic window seals.
Put together an emergency equipment to your dwelling, together with the next gadgets:
- Non-perishable meals and water for every member of your family for 3-5 days
- Hand-operated can opener, moist wipes and hand sanitizer
- Again-up plugs and chargers to your digital gadgets (photo voltaic, automobile, battery, or crank)
- Battery-operated radio flashlights and lanterns with new batteries
- Carbon monoxide detector
- Fireplace extinguisher
- First-aid equipment and prescription/OTC meds
*Bonus $$$ Saving Tip: You’ll be able to doubtless lower your expenses in your invoice every month by switching to LPEA’s Time-of-Use Program. This non-compulsory program expenses you completely different charges to your energy primarily based on the time of day. Greater than 4,000 LPEA members are saving huge with Time-of-Use charges. Name us to get a price evaluation and swap to the speed that’s finest for you (970) 247-5786.
Hillary Knox is VP of Communications at La Plata Electrical Affiliation, Inc. (LPEA)