(Farmington) Today’s bad weather serves as a good reminder that if you haven’t done so already, now is the time to get ready for the winter months ahead. Dylan Plummer at Plummer’s Ace Hardware in downtown Farmington says there are things you should do right now to protect your home.

And if you have to get out on the road, there are some things you can do to make the trip safer.

Plummer says you should also make sure that you have a good supply of salt and a good snow shovel.