diy: 25 Ways to Improve Your Home this Spring - 04/01/20 11:31 AM
Whether your town is on lockdown or you’re simply practicing social distancing, you may find yourself at home a lot more often this spring season due to the worldwide spread of COVID-19. But being home doesn’t mean your life is on pause; it may mean you divert your attention to at-home projects and things you’ve been meaning to do around the home. To make the most of your spring cleaning or home tune up this season, consider the following home improvement tips:
Replace the batteries in your smoke detector. Replace the batteries in your carbon monoxide detector as well. Review disaster … (0 comments)

diy: 10 Ways to Improve Your Home in 2020 - 01/02/20 10:26 PM
The beginning of a new year means a clean slate and the promise of new adventures. In honor of the new year, you can make resolutions to improve the look, feel, and safety of your home with little to no time at all. By simply applying these 10 resolutions, you can kick off the decade making your home the best it can be!
1. Condense Mess
If you don’t regularly wear or use something in your home, whether clothing or a blanket, donate or toss it. Reducing clutter is a sure way to make you feel more in control of your space and … (0 comments)

diy: 13 Thanksgiving Home Safety Tips - 11/04/19 08:46 AM
Thanksgiving often means traveling to see loved ones, eating festive food, and relaxing at home. But when spending time in your home or the homes of others, it is crucial to ensure your home is safe and free of hazards.
Make this Thanksgiving make it your safest yet by following these thirteen Thanksgiving home safety tips!
Check Your Smoke Detectors
Smoke detectors should be checked every month to ensure batteries are still operating efficiently and every year in case they need to be replaced. Every ten years, smoke alarms need to be replaced.
Remove Fire Hazards
Anytime you or a family member is cooking, think twice … (2 comments)

diy: Winterize Your Home: Prevent Winter Accidents Before They Happen - 01/25/19 02:24 PM
Winter is often deemed a wonderland, but when winter weather affects your home or property and causes serious personal injury hazards, it's more of a legal and financial hurricane than a wonderful time of year. Choosing to winterize your home or property can not only help keep you, your loved ones, and your tenants safe from accident and injury but can also significantly help cut costs long term.
To help prevent a winter accident before it happens, apply these 7 expert tips to winterize your home.
 
Install Storm Windows and Doors
Consider adding storm windows and doors throughout your home. Not only will they … (1 comments)

diy: 7 Life-Saving Tips to Prevent Carbon Monoxide Poisoning - 01/03/19 12:51 PM
In the midst of winter when temperatures drop, we bundle up, close our windows, and turn on heaters to keep us warm. When doing so, we don’t expect is to suffer from carbon monoxide poisoning, yet the numbers tell a different story. According to the Center for Disease Control and Prevention, from 2010 to 2015, a total of 2,244 deaths resulted from unintentional carbon monoxide poisoning. It was also found that January is the deadliest month for carbon monoxide poisoning.
To help protect yourself and your loved ones this January and beyond, follow these simple precautions to mitigate the chance of an … (1 comments)

 


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