"Call Before You Dig", or just dialing 811 on the phone will bring you to professionals in the industry to help you decipher where you are allowed to dig on your property so as to not disturb underground pipes or wires.
Sure signs of spring - robins return, buds sprout, ballplayers limber up...and Suez Toms River Operations crews begin testing fire hydrants and flushing water mains throughout its service areas in Toms River, South Toms River and the Holiday City sections of Berkeley Township.
Single-digit temperatures and sub-zero wind chills present a prime opportunity for havoc with plumbing and pets. Herewith, some common-sense tips from SUEZ and the New Jersey Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (NJSPCA).
Before you wrap up your snow-clearing chores - if there's a fire hydrant near your dwelling, take a little time to be sure it's accessible. That's the advice from Toms River Fire Safety administrators and SUEZ (formerly United Water Toms River).