Children are amazing blessings that bring so much joy to your lives. Unfortunately, they also come with a lot of worries. One of the top reasons for fatalities in children is accidents, most of which could have been entirely prevented through childproofing your home. This will take a look at the various rooms in the house and what you can do within these rooms to childproof. Bathroom Get toilet locks. Place chemicals out of reach of kids, or lock the cabinet that they are in. Make sure sharp items like razors are out of reach. Use items like anti-scalding devices, which [...]
It’s always a good idea to be prepared because you can never know when something will go wrong. Fire alarm and smoke detectors are there to save your life, so you need to know what to do should something happen. These fire alarm safety tips can make all of the difference in the world when protecting your home. By following this advice, you will be better able to protect your family in case there is a fire in the home. One thing that you should be sure to do regularly is a fire drill. You want to be sure that everyone [...]
An evacuation plan is just as important for a business as it is for a home. Anywhere there are people, there must be an emergency evacuation plan. If you do not have one in place, you need to get one immediately. This will save lives. Never underestimate the importance of an evacuation plan. Here you will learn all about why an emergency evacuation plan is so important and tips for creating one. As far as businesses go, the law requires you to have a clear emergency evacuation plan for your business. OSHA states that businesses that have more than 11 employees [...]
In the United States, reports have shown that over 800 floods a year were caused by water pipe breaks that have resulted in excessive damage, leading to repairs that amount to over $15,000 for most occupants.
Everybody likes to be independent and seniors are no exception- in spite of advancing age, poor health and safety hazards, they prefer to live alone. While it’s nice that they can take care of themselves, with every passing year, it becomes more difficult.
Protecting your home is important for many different reasons. Not only are your possessions inside, chances are your family is too. From burglary to fires to carbon monoxide poisoning, the threats against your home are limitless.
When planning to sell your home it is important to take considerations into small improvements that can be made to increase the overall value of your property as it does make a great difference. Installing a security system into your home is an effective way to increase interest in the house and potential buyers.
Emergencies happen all the time. More than often, it happens out of nowhere. That’s why we should have a first-aid kit in handy at home, in the car, or at work.