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When Critters Move Into the Attic

Spring is in the air! Flowers are blooming, grass is growing back, and there are cute, newly born animals everywhere. But no matter how adorable baby squirrels, raccoons, mice, and other creatures may be, they lose quite a bit of their charm when they decide to take up residence in… Read more »

Vacation Home Security

Vacation Home Security

When you leave your second home and lock it up for the season, how do you keep it safe? With today’s updated technology, protecting your second home from a distance is simpler than it’s ever been. The best means to protect your second home is with the installation of a… Read more »

Fire? How to Create a Safety Escape Plan

Fire? How to Create a Safety Escape Plan

In the event of a fire, having a practiced safety escape plan can save lives. Make sure everyone knows when to call 911, how to get out, where to go, and who to contact in the event of an emergency. Remind others to practice staying low to the floor and… Read more »

Top Causes of Kitchen Fires

Top Causes of Kitchen Fires

Kitchen fires are the #1 cause of house fires and injuries to homeowners, so avoiding them is a worthy goal for each household. Using common-sense precautions can greatly reduce the chance of starting a cooking fire during meal prep, and understanding how to avoid these fires is easy and smart.… Read more »

Water: Waste Not, Want Not

Water: Waste Not, Want Not

As much as the majority of us want to decrease water consumption around the home, we seldom do anything about it. So the next time you are about to fork out money for your water bill, pause for a few minutes. Consider that the average house uses 130,000 gallons of… Read more »

Start Here for Safe Chimney Cleaning

Start Here for Safe Chimney Cleaning

Cleaning your chimney isn’t always easy, but it’s important to remove all buildup in order to prevent house fires. When cleaning your chimney, you must do a thorough job to ensure the safety of your home. Included below are two convenient tips to help with cleaning your chimney: 1. Have… Read more »

Keeping Robbers at Bay

Keeping Robbers at Bay

Most home burglaries are planned Robbers look for targets that are easy to enter. They know they can enter quickly, swipe your valuables, and get out without being detected. While there is no fail-safe way to completely protect your home, here are some simple steps that will decrease the odds… Read more »

Top 3 Safety Tips in Storing Propane Tanks

Top 3 Safety Tips in Storing Propane Tanks

Did you know propane is a resource made in America? Propane’s popularity is derived from being a clean natural energy resource, and typically comes in a gas or liquid form. Propane is simple to use and affordable to heat and cool homes, heat water, heat appliances, barbecue food on the… Read more »

Fire Extinguisher Safety from Paul Davis

Fire Extinguisher Safety from Paul Davis

Can you believe that 372,900 fires occur in homes every single year? These fires result in 2,530 deaths, 13,125 injuries and $7 billion in property loss annually, according to the US Fire Administration. Shockingly, fire extinguishers were present in just four percent of these fires. If a fire happened in… Read more »

What Everyone Should Know About Wildfires!

What Everyone Should Know About Wildfires!

Every year in the United States there are over 100,000 wildfires that damage approximately 5 million acres of land. In the first nine months of 2015, over 8 million acres have already burned. This is 200% higher compared to the same months in 2014. *iii.org. As of September this year,… Read more »