It's the news most of us hate: It's going to snow in Buffalo--a lot.

Here's some Buffalo Winter Hacks that will get your ready in some (of the strangest, yet useful) ways this winter.

#1 Use Your Fan This Winter

This might sound nuts and counter productive to stay warm in your house this winter, but it actually works. Heat rises, so to push down all the warm air in your house that is up at your ceiling, spin your ceiling fan clockwise on low. Trust me -- I do it at my own house.