Home Safety

DIY Project Check-List

DIY Project Check-List

Taking on DIY projects around the home can be exciting, fun and can result in feelings of pride and satisfaction. Moreover, taking on home improvement projects can save money. However, unless such projects are planned carefully before hand they may result in disaster and may end up costing more money than originally intended. Therefore it is vital to have a project check-list before starting any DIY maintenance, whether big or small.

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Door-To-Door Security Fraud Safety Tips

Door-To-Door Security Fraud Safety Tips

As the seasons change and the weather starts to get warmer, consumers need to beware of “door-knockers”—companies selling home alarm systems door-to-door each summer. Alarm and security companies hire traveling sales agents to go door-to-door to residencies to talk to homeowners about their products and services.

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How-To Identify and Repair Water Damage

How-To Identify and Repair Water Damage

You may think that if you do not live in a flood-prone region, you do not need to worry about the possibility of water damage in your home. Unfortunately, incorrect landscaping, poor ventilation, heavy rains and similar factors can all lead to water damage even without a flood.

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5 Reasons Why Burglar Alarm Companies Hate Hearing about SimpliSafe

5 Reasons Why Burglar Alarm Companies Hate Hearing about SimpliSafe

Have you ever known someone who was a victim of a home burglary? If yes, then you are familiar with the grief and anguish they have experienced. Not only do you see them have to deal with the shock and grief of it all, but questions start to arise in your own head. The most common question being, could this happen to me? In most cases, yes!

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Why It’s Important To Keep Your Crawlspace Clean

Why It’s Important To Keep Your Crawlspace Clean

If you have a crawlspace, you may use it for storage, and basically for anything that doesn’t fit in your garage. Experts say that is fine, however it is important to keep your crawlspace clean. Why? Experts say, you should keep everything as clean as possible, to prevent safety problems and additional home repairs.

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