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Smith & Keene has been serving the people and businesses of Hampton Roads since 1947. We’ve been in business for more than 70 years because we put quality service and our customers’ comfort first.

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How To Prevent Frozen Pipes

 When the temperatures in Hampton Roads drop and winter freezing begins, it is important for you to monitor your water pipes to prevent frozen pipes.  Your pipes are in danger of freezing or even bursting if the external temperature falls below 32-degrees Fahrenheit. ...

Electrical Safety Tips For This Winter Season

When the weather turns cold, many homeowners lean on electrical devices to keep their homes cozy and warm. Unfortunately, many portable heating units pose fire hazards if safety standards are not adhered to. In fact, the National Fire Protection Agency claims that...

9 Tips To Conserve Heat In Your Home This Winter

In the winter months when outside temperatures drop, it is time for your heating system to shine.  Following are nine tips to help you keep heating costs down this winter and help your heating system keep your home as warm and cozy as possible in the most efficient...

High Demand & Low Supply For Home Standby Generators

Local news station, WTKR Newschannel 3 in Norfolk, reached out to Smith & Keene as a local generator expert. They learned about the supply and demand of home standby generators impacting Hampton Roads homeowners.SUPPLY & DEMAND As is the case with other...

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