All posts tagged "gas"
Don’t Panic: How to Save Gasoline Safely
In the past few days since the Colonial Pipeline closure, some people have saved gasoline in the worst ways ever. From filling water bottles to plastic bags to children’s sand buckets, consumers have been seen unsafely...
- Posted May 14, 2021
Will 2021 Hurricane Season be as Bad as Last Year?
Like everything else that happened in 2020, last year was a record year for hurricanes and tropical storms. Unfortunately, forecasters anticipate another dangerous season coming in 2021. To prepare for the upcoming challenging 2021 Hurricane Season, experts...
- Posted May 11, 2021
Focus on Child Safety During National Poison Prevention Week
Prepare. Prevent. Protect. Those three words are the slogan for National Poison Prevention Week, March 21-27, 2021. The same three words can be associated with safely storing and using fuels around the home. Preparing for Safety Because fuels...
- Posted March 21, 2021
Easy-to-Operate Fuel Containers for America’s Aging Population
What frustrates people as they grow older? Hard-to-grasp screw off jar lids. Trying to reach down to pick up an item that’s fallen under the table. Clutching a small house key to open a door. What doesn’t frustrate the older...
- Posted November 4, 2020
Prepping for Cold Weather Activities
Will 2020 ever end? That’s the question on the minds of many people who are tired of politics, quarantining and wearing masks. Certainly, the year will come to an end, but not before cold weather and winter chores...
- Posted October 26, 2020
Hampton Bay Recalls Outdoor Gas Fire Pit
If you listen to the program often enough, you’ll hear one of us say, “don’t you touch that dial”. Usually that statement is just a suggestion, but if you own the Hampton Bay Outdoor Gas Fire Pit...
- Posted March 10, 2018
3 Gasses You Should Constantly Check for in Your Home
Whether it’s from the soil in your yard, your furnace or your fireplace, you are constantly surrounded by different gasses. This means you’re constantly surrounded by possible danger! Being on a Hazardous Material Response Team in the...
- Posted March 10, 2018
Safety Around Gas & Electric
Each year countless accidents take place within the home. These range from minor cuts and bruises to death. The sad fact is that many of these unfortunate incidents could likely have been prevented by paying close attention...
- Posted August 9, 2016
Lighting A Pilot Light
As temperatures drop it will soon be time to literally dust off the old furnace and get it ready for the winter. A few preventative steps will make for a safe, comfortable and more energy efficient home...
- Posted February 8, 2016
Emergencies: Shutting Off Gas, Water & Power
A corroded washing machine hose, flickering lights and the faint odor of natural gas can each be a sure signed of impending disaster. A corroded washing machine hose can be the cause of a flooded home that...
- Posted October 29, 2015