Home Safety

5 Simple Renovations to Make Your Home Senior-Friendly

5 Simple Renovations to Make Your Home Senior-Friendly

When caring for their homes becomes too difficult, many older adults will move in with their children or to assisted living facilities. If you are planning to have a senior parent or grandparent move in with you, you will need to take steps to ensure his or her well-being. In some cases, you may need to do major renovations such as widening hallways or converting a bathroom to accommodate a wheelchair. However, a number of smaller repairs will make your home more safe, secure, and senior-friendly. Consider these five simple, yet important, home improvement projects:

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How to Keep Your Gutters Clean

How to Keep Your Gutters Clean

If you are a home owner, then keeping the gutters clean at your house is your own responsibility. It can be a pain to keep them clean, but the truth is that it an save you a lot of frustration and money down the road to ensure that they are free of debris throughout the year, rather than having to pay to have them replaced or unclogged at some point in the future.

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Simple tips on preventing house fires

Simple tips on preventing house fires

House fires can occur at any time in the day and can be extremely deadly. To prevent this from happening to your home, it is down to you to keep you and your family protected from accidental fires. We will be going through some of the main causes of house fires and offering our advice on how you can reduce the chances of unintentionally starting a fire. Most home fires occur during the winter season.

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Upgrade Your Backyard Playground

Upgrade Your Backyard Playground

Now that you have two young rascals running around the house, having a great playground set for them to use in the backyard sounds like a wonderful idea. There are many ways to go about improving the simple swing set you already have. Consider some of the options available for parents looking to revamp their children’s outdoor play area.

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Locked Out? Who To Call To Crack A Safe

Locked Out? Who To Call To Crack A Safe

There may come a time when someone is stuck with a safe they can’t open. They may find, inherit, or buy a safe and then find the key has been lost, or no longer works. Sometimes, they simply just forget the code to a safe they own.

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