Daylight savings

  • Spring Forward

Spring Forward 2016

February 29th, 2016

Spring Forward March 13, 2016! Before you head to bed on Saturday night March 12, remember to set your clocks forward an hour as we enter Daylight Saving Time at 2am Sunday, March 13, 2016. Though most of our smart phones and some digital clocks automatically re-set, many microwaves and regular battery-powered clocks do not. Technically [...]

  • Spring Forward

Spring Forward 2015

February 20th, 2015

Spring Forward March 8, 2015! Before you head to bed on Saturday night March 7, remember to set your clocks forward an hour as we enter Daylight Saving Time at 2am Sunday, March 8, 2015. Though most of our phones and some digital clocks automatically re-set, many microwaves and regular battery-powered clocks do not! Technically we [...]

  • Spring Forward

Spring Forward March 9, 2014

February 28th, 2014

Spring Forward March 9, 2014! Before you head to bed on Saturday night March 8, remember  to set your clocks forward an hour as we enter Daylight Saving Time at 2am Sunday, March 9, 2014. Although most of our phones and some digital clocks automatically re-set themselves, but most microwaves and regular battery powered clocks [...]

  • Spring Forward

Spring Forward March 10, 2013

February 27th, 2013

Before you head to bed on Saturday night March 9, make sure to set your clocks forward an hour as we enter Daylight Saving Time at 2am Sunday, March 10, 2013. Most of our phones and some digital clocks automatically re-set themselves, but most microwaves and regular battery powered clocks do not! Though technically we [...]

Spring Forward March 11, 2012

March 5th, 2012

Before you head to bed on Saturday night, make sure to set you clocks forward an hour as we enter Daylight Saving Time at 2am Sunday, March 11, 2012! I realize that nowadays, most of our phones and many digital clocks automatically reset, but most microwaves, stove, and regular clocks do not! We "lose" an [...]

Spring Forward 2011

March 11th, 2011

Don't forget to set your clocks forward one hour before going to bed this Saturday night because we "spring forward" into Daylight Saving Time at 2 am Sunday, March 13, 2011! Whenever we have a time change, It is also a good idea to change the batteries in your smoke detectors to ensure they are [...]

Spring Forward Sunday March 14 2010

March 12th, 2010

Don't forget to set your clocks forward one hour before heading to sleep this Saturday night because we "spring forward" into Daylight Savings Time at 2 am Sunday! It is also a good idea to change the batteries in your smoke detectors to ensure they are working correctly in case of emergency. We are supposed [...]

Towson Homeowners: Fall Back on Sunday November 1, 2009 AND Change Your Smoke Detector Batteries

October 31st, 2009

The day after Halloween this year brings the long-awaited "extra hour of sleep", the end of Daylight Savings Time. What it also should remind you to do is change the batteries in your smoke detectors. Many newer homes are hard-wired, meaning their smoke detectors are connected to the electrical system, and sometimes even to sprinklers. [...]