How Can A Safe Room Protect You In Your Own House?

Do you really need a safe room for your house? They can be extremely useful in the times that we live in, with crime steadily growing, a safe room can be a great asset to your house. But what exactly are they used for? In the case of a break in, while you are home,...

What Is A Defensible Space?

What really is defensible space? Well, it can be defined as an area, or zone, around your house that will better protect you from naturally occurring fires, falling trees, or things that could potentially damage your house. The easiest way to think of this would be to...

Your Babies Crib – Preventive Maintenance

So you have a little one in the family…. and you would do anything to protect them. One of the things you can do to make sure your baby is safe is by making sure that the crib your baby uses is safe for and secure for them as well. But what are you looking...

Hazards That A Generator Can Create

When dealing with any type of generator that provides power, knowing the hazards that it creates are essential to keeping yourself out of preventing injury to yourself. Here are a couple of hazards that you should know about when dealing with any type of...

Advantages Of A Portable Generator

Your power goes out.... and you have no access to electricity until the grid is back up and running.. and we all know how long that could take. So what are your options to have backup power in case you need it? Well, many people invest in a portable...

Things You Shouldn’t Burn In Your Fireplace

If you have a fireplace or wood burning stove in your home, you are no doubt using them to the full with these super cold temperatures of winter that are upon us. While we may get through a lot of fire wood, a good question to ask is, can I...

Should You Buy A Fire Damaged Property?

Although much advise is given about how to avoid fires in the home, they still happen. Are you currently looking at buying a property that has been damaged due to a previous fire? Even if there is no indication of it at first glance, does that mean the building is...

Static Electricity…… Should I Be Worried?

Many of us know the feeling of not wanting to touch a car door or metal object just in case we get that dreaded static shock. But while it can be a nuisance, is there any reason for us to worry about it? Are there any situations when static electricity could be more...