The coldest air of the winter will arrive this weekend, dropping low temperatures to the teens or more below zero. That will put a strain on home heating equipment and costs.
Tom Glanzer with Northwestern Energy says it took awhile for the chill to get here.
Glanzer says there is a balance between heating your home and avoiding a soaring bill.
Glanzer says people should watch the intake and exhaust vents on their homes.
Glanzer says they have plenty of natural gas supplies to ride out the cold wave.