“Change your clock, change your batteries.”

change-clockGet ready: it’s almost time to “fall back.” Daylight Saving Time ends at 2:00 a.m. on Sunday, November 1st.

So remember to turn your clocks back an hour before you go to bed Saturday night October 31st–Halloween. This is the official start of shorter days; on November 1st, sunset will be around 4:59 p.m. MT.

This is also the time to do something that’s critical to your household’s safety: change the batteries in your smoke detector(s). (And don’t forget to press the Test button on the detector to make sure it’s working.)

So . . .

  • Change your clock
  • Change your batteries
  • Test your smoke and carbon monoxide detectors


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