Is It Too Noisy In Your Home

We all live in different neighborhoods, some are calm, and others more noisy. Different homes also have different noise levels inside depending on appliances and pipes. It could be that the noise is disrupting your life, maybe keeping you up at night or...

Keep Your Kids Safe With Pool Alarms

If you have a pool at home and are a parent, you probably want to make sure that your children are kept safe. Especially young children are at risk when left unattended at the pool, but what can you do to make sure that they don’t sneak out and hop into...

Avoiding Bed Bugs

Ever since toxic pesticides were discontinued, bed bugs have had a resurgence. In the 50s they were near extinction, but now they are becoming more and more common. The increase in international travel has also contributed to the spread of bed bugs. One of...

The Danger With Asbestos

In homes built before 1970, there is a chance that asbestos was used. What could this mean for the health of you and your family? Since there is no way to tell from just a visual inspection whether a material contains asbestos or not, it is wise to...

How Water Can Damage Your Home

Life would not be possible without water, and we’re all happy that we have running water in our homes. At the same time, water in the wrong place could mean very costly repairs to your home. There are many ways for it to enter into areas where it should...

Fire Alarms

If a fire starts in your home, how will you know? This is especially important at night, because smoke and fumes from a fire can make it so that you will not wake up until it is too late. If you have a fire alarm that is beeping because of the battery...

Tamper Resistant Receptacles

If you are a parent, you know how hard it is to have your eyes on your child every moment, and how quickly they can get themselves into trouble. Something that children are prone to doing is sticking things into wall outlets. While there are cheap plastic...

What Is the Quality of the Air in Your House?

More than likely, you spend more time indoors than your parents did. It’s the way modern society has developed. One of the side-effects of today’s lifestyle is that air quality can impact our health in a major way. Bad air-quality can be noticed by lack of...

Condensation

If you have locations in your home where condensation keeps appearing, this could lead to a serious problem. Why is that? It is because the condensation can pool and cause damage such as rust or encourage the growth of mold. It might also attract pests....

Burglaries

Depending on where you live, the risk for burglaries varies, but there is always some risk. Therefore, it is common sense to protect yourself and your home to the best of your ability. Your first line of defense is your front door. It is the most commonly...