What if you could combine household savings on your utilities with being environmentally friendly? You can – with a smart thermostat.
Flooding in your home can be caused by both internal – think plumbing – and external – think extreme weather – issues. If you live in a flood-prone area or close to lakes, rivers or coastal areas, then you are at an especially high risk when it comes to storms. Read on for some to
Your home is your sanctuary and your safe space, and, naturally, you want to keep it that way. When it comes to keeping your home safe, the best thing you can do is make sure that the most vulnerable entry points are secured. Use this guide to learn more about covering your home’s most vulnerable
Today’s kids are at high risk for cyberbullying. Learn how you can prevent it. Kids can be brutally honest. However, with the rise of social media, that honesty can take a more inescapable and malevolent form – cyberbullying. Help prevent cyberbullying and minimize the impact with these tips: Get to know social media Cyberbullying
Kids are home for the summer, keep them safe with appropriate gun storage and safety knowledge. Summertime is here and that means that your kids and their friends are going to be hanging out at home more often. If you own firearms, you need to be especially careful to keep them safely secured and out of the
A reliable, efficient home security system is an important feature for every homeowner. As technology becomes more advanced and accessible to everyone with a computer or smartphone, cyber crimes are at an all time high. To keep up with sophisticated burglars and cyber criminals, your home security system needs more than just a beeping alarm
The time for spring cleaning is here, and though it generally isn’t a difficult task, it isn’t typically what we are most looking forward to when we think of springtime. But what if you could help make your home a little bit safer while you were tidying up? Keep reading to learn more about the
Owning your own business was always a dream and now that dream is a reality. However, running a retail business is no simple task. There are so many moving pieces associated with owning a store that sometimes, you have to prioritize the different aspects. One important thing that many people tend to skimp on is
There is little more satisfying than a project you complete yourself. Riding high on a sense of accomplishment can brighten anyone’s day, and the bragging rights for finishing a do-it-yourself task taste sweeter than holiday pie. The long hours of hard work can really pay off, both in terms of home improvement and in morale.
October is National Crime Prevention Month, helping law enforcement and private residents put the spotlight on staying safe at home and in public spaces. While preventing crime is important all year long, special programs and initiatives help keep the public aware of dangers and concerns that could be a problem for them. Among the top