Safety For The Elderly

Slips and falls are one of the most common reasons why elderly ones are injured, either in a home or in a business. How can you make sure your business or home is accessible and safe for the elderly? First of all, keep all power chords and lines free from the flow of...

Stairs And Windows – Dangers To Your Kids

The safety of a young child is number 1 on parents minds. However, some areas in your house may not be as safe as you’d like them to be if you have a child between the ages of two and six. What are some dangers in the house, and what can you do to safeguard your...

Power Strips – Are they Safe?

The power strip - one of the best tools a homeowner can have, but also one of the many tools that could cause serious damage to your appliances, or even your house. What are some things you need to know in order to protect your electronics and appliances, and...

What Is Engineered Flooring?

Engineered wood flooring is now becoming one of the most common floorings in consumers homes these days. Why is this so, and is it for you? Well for starters, any type of engineered wood flooring is any type of wood flooring that is not solid wood. For instance,...

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...