Articles for October 2023

Fun Facts about October

Here are a few fun facts about October:

  • October is the tenth month of the year in the Gregorian calendar.
  • October is named after the Latin word “octo,” which means “eight,” because it was the eighth month of the Roman calendar.
  • October is National Cybersecurity Awareness Month in the United States.
  • The zodiac signs for October are Libra (September 23 – October 22) and Scorpio (October 23 – November 21).
  • The birthstones for October are opal and tourmaline.
  • October is National Breast Cancer Awareness Month in the United States.
  • October is also National Pizza Month in the United States.
  • October is the month of Halloween, a holiday celebrated on October 31st that is associated with spooky traditions, costumes, and decorations.
  • In the Northern Hemisphere, October is the month when the leaves on trees start to change color and fall off.

I hope you found these fun facts about October interesting!

October Helpful To-Do List

Air Conditioning and Heating Maintenance AC


As we move into October, it’s a good time to focus on safety in your home. Here are a few tasks you can do this month to keep your AC/heating system running smoothly and your home safe:

  1. Check and test your smoke and carbon monoxide detectors. These are important safety devices that can help alert you to any potential dangers in your home. Test them regularly to make sure they are working properly, and replace the batteries if needed.
  2. Check your home’s emergency exits and make sure they are clear and easily accessible. In the event of an emergency, it’s important to have a clear escape route.
  3. Review and update your home’s fire safety plan. Make sure everyone in your household knows what to do in the event of a fire, and practice your plan regularly.

By taking care of these tasks in October, you can help ensure the safety of your home and family