Blood Tribe Housing – Winter Home Maintenance Information

January 10, 2024

Oki,

With colder temperatures approaching, it is important for homeowners to keep this information and list of emergency contact numbers at hand.

Stay safe,

HOMEOWNER WINTER MAINTENANCE INFORMATION

List of Homeowner Responsibilities:

– Clean smoke, thermostat, carbon monoxide and security alarms, and replace

batteries

– Check fire escape routes, door and window locks and hardware, and lighting

around outside of house; ensure family hos good security habits

– Clean septic tank before it gets too cold

-Make sure air vents indoors/outdoors (intake, exhaust and forced air) are not

blocked by snow or debris

– Check to see that the ductwork leading to/from the heat recovery ventilator is

in good shape, the joints are tightly sealed (aluminum tape or mastic), and any duct insulation and plastic duct wrap is free of tears and holes

– Have a well-stocked emergency kit that could include: food (non-perishable),

flashlights, batteries, water, candles, medications, first-aid kit

– Have furnace or heating system serviced

– Check and clean or replace furnace air filters and range hood filters each

month

– Keep snow clear of gas meters, gas appliance vents, exhaust vents and

basement windows

– Replace door weatherstripping If required. Remove foil from windows as this may damage window seal

– Have an extra house key and leave in a secure place, should you lose the

original key

– Winterize landscaping. For example, store outdoor furniture, prepare gardens, and, if necessary, protect young trees or bushes for winter.

** IN CASE OF POWER OUTAGE, PLEASE CONTACT FORTIS(310-9473)

IMPORTANT CONTACT NUMBERS:

ATCO GAS EMERGENCY 24 HOUR SERVICE

(GAS ODOUR, RUPTURED LINES)

800-511-3447

FORTIS (ELECTRICAL)

310-9473

BLOOD TRIBE POLICE

403-737-3800

FIRE & AMBULANCE

911

RED CROSS EMERGENCY NUMBER

888-800-6493

BLOOD TRIBE HOUSING EMERGENCY NUMBER (after hours #)

403-360-0842

BLOOD TRIBE HOUSING RELATIONS OFFICERS:

PAULA HEALY Standoff Townsite

403-929-2874

LESLIE WATER CHIEF ZONES 1&2 Moses Lake Townsite

403-382-5007

CORRY SWEETGRASS ZONES 3&4 Levern Townsite

587-220-5337

ROSIE MANY GREY HORSES ZONES 5&6

403-737-3988

EDGAR MANY FINGERS St. Pauls

403-737-3988

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