SCE&G helping people get homes ready for summer

CAYCE, S.C. (AP) - Volunteers from South Carolina Electric & Gas Co. are helping make homes more energy efficient for the summertime heat.

On Thursday, SCE&G is kicking of its spring "Weatherization Blitz." Company employees and representatives from the Governor's Office of Economic Opportunity and the Aiken/Barnwell Community Action Agency are helping weatherize five homes across the state.

Volunteers are starting Thursday with a home in Cayce. The work will include caulking, weather-stripping, painting and replacing doors and windows.

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