Elderly Safety

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...

Windows And Stairs – Threats 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

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, electronics, or even your house. What are some things you need to know in order to protect your electronics and appliances,...

What Is Engineered Hardwood Flooring?

Engineered wood flooring is now becoming one of the most standard 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,...

What Are Defensible Zones?

What really are defensible zones? 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...

What Is A Safe Shelter For Your 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 rising, a safe room can be a valuable asset to your house. But what exactly can they be used for? In the case of a break in, while you are home, you...

Conducting Ladder Safety

Over 49,000 injuries from ladder falls are reported every year, so knowing how to use a ladder the right way while doing construction projects or any DIY projects is of the utmost importance. Some safety tips and ladder tips are as follows: Knowing the...

How To Protect Your Baby From Their Crib

There's a new addition to the family... and you want to protect them the best way you can. In order to do this, a necessary check of the crib will make sure your baby remains safe at home. But what are you looking for? Any screws or bolts that may be...

Waterproofing Your Basement

The most common water damage to your basement floors and walls will come from runoff water off your house, then soak into the soil, then into the basement. How can you protect yourself from that? Here are a few fixes in order to keep your basement...

5 Tools Every Home Owner Should Have

Getting ready for some minor DIY projects for your home this month? Well here are 5 essential tools you will need for those projects. One of the number one problems that homeowners have in their bathrooms..... a clogged toilet. So, it would stand to reason...