All posts tagged "safety tips"
Be Prepared to Weather the Storm
For many people, inclement weather can be frightening. When the wind is blowing, the rain is pouring and the trees are rustling, it can be hard to remain calm. However, it’s important to remember certain safety tips...
- Posted September 23, 2018
8 Tips for Safer Power Tool Performance
(Family Features) For many homeowners, a list of seasonal chores and home improvement projects can add up to a whole lot of work. Power tools often get called on for heavy use to whittle away at that...
- Posted August 5, 2018
Get Ready to Grill Safely
Food poisoning peaks in the summer months when warmer temperatures cause foodborne germs to flourish. Follow these steps for a safe and enjoyable grilling season. Separate When shopping, pick up meat, poultry, and seafood last, right before...
- Posted June 14, 2018
Tips for Garage Door Safety Month in June
Just like other operational systems around the home, garage doors should routinely be checked to assure they work properly. With June being Garage Door Safety Month, it’s an ideal time to make sure your garage door works...
- Posted June 1, 2018
8 Winter Safety Tips for Seniors
The weather outside is starting to get frightful, and the holidays will be here before we know it! Cold temperatures and icy conditions are a constant battle for most regions of the U.S. in the wintertime, and...
- Posted December 18, 2017
Protect the Home While Away on Summer Vacation with these 6 Tips
Homeowners should always prepare their homes when planning to be away for a week or more. “Unoccupied homes are at a greater risk for water damage and theft,” says Michael Petri, owner of Petri Plumbing & Heating. “Fortunately,...
- Posted July 27, 2017
Your Space Heater Needs… Space!
With cold winter weather already upon us, families without a home heating system or who are struggling to pay their heating bills may try to find creative ways to stay warm, ways that could put their safety...
- Posted January 14, 2017
Radon Dangers and Safety Tips
This past week was designed to bring about awareness about the dangers and public health issues associated with radon. Radon is a naturally occurring, invisible, odorless gas that causes lung cancer when exposed to at elevated levels....
- Posted October 29, 2014
Scary Good And Simple Halloween Safety Tips
For a frightfully safe Halloween here are some simple safety tips: Parents remind your little ghosts and goblins to walk between homes – no running! Nothing is worse than a skinned knee or worse to ruin the...
- Posted October 29, 2014