Winter Home Safety: The Christmas Tree [INFOGRAPHIC]
Home safety during the holiday season should be a priority when friends and family come together for various celebrations. Preparation can help you avoid the most common in-home dangers. Follow…
Turkey Frying Safety Tips
Turkey frying is an exceptional way to lock in the delicious flavor and juices of a Thanksgiving bird while offering a crisp and tasty alternative to the traditionally roasted main…
Halloween carved pumpkin
In the 2005 study “The Seasonal Nature of Fires,” the Federal Emergency Management Agency noted there is often a spike in fires on Halloween. But, that doesn’t mean you can’t…
5 Holiday Safety Tips For Your Home
It’s that time of year again! Already the stores are jammed from one end to the other with holiday decorations, trinkets, treats and toys. I know I get wrapped up…
Precautions Prevent Holiday Fires
‘Tis the season for festive treats, family gatherings and holiday décor. To get into the holiday spirit, my family, like many others, celebrates with decorations and additional heating sources that…
5 Tips for Avoiding Holiday Decor Disasters
One of the most enjoyable parts of the holiday season is decorating your home. From the twinkle of candlelight to the smell of fresh pine needles, holiday decorations for the…
Prevent Your Thanksgiving From Getting Deep Fried
This Thanksgiving, many home cooks across the United States will dust off their turkey fryers in preparation for the big meal. Unfortunately, turkey fryers can pose the risk of fires and…
Pack Your Bags! 7 Tips to Hit the Road Safely This Holiday Season
You know the old saying: “Getting there is half the fun?” Whoever came up with that one never drove a beat-up clunker across the American Southwest in August. Or the…
Tips to Keep Tricks and Treats in Perspective
Although Christmas will always hold a unique place in kids’ hearts, Halloween isn’t far behind in popularity (and, of course, spending!) If you want to have some money left over…
Halloween Safety Tips for Kids and Teens
Remember Halloween in the old days? When the only word of caution from your folks was not to eat any unwrapped candy from strangers? If you’re a parent now with…