Baby Safety Month: 4 Not-So-Obvious Safety Tips for Kids
Safety is a top priority as a parent. You read books, ask for advice and buy all of the available baby-proofing products. But what about the hazards you may not…
Be Prepared: Wildfire Prevention Guide
Do you know the precautions to take if a wildfire threatens your community? Since 2014, the U.S. has experienced over 76,000 reported fires burning more than 9.1 million acres across…
How to Protect Your Basement Storage
“Water, water, everywhere” is a dilemma some homeowners may face, particularly if moisture finds its way into the basement. A failed sump pump, for instance, can spell disaster if you…
Smoke detector
It’s a potentially fatal (and far too common) scenario: An otherwise functional smoke alarm is rendered ineffective when a homeowner, annoyed by an end-of-life signal or false alarm, deliberately deactivates…
There’s a Squirrel in the House — Now What?
Innocent and playful might be words you associate with squirrels. But just as these critters can be cute, they can also be a menace. Although these animals may not appear to cause…
Mother Helping Child with Homework
After a long, fun summer, back-to-school time is upon us! Along with all the excitement of new friends, new teachers and new things to learn, it’s also a great time…
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If something happened to your house—a fire, for example—do you know how much it would cost to replace all your belongings? We’re not just talking about the big-ticket items, like your…
Protecting Your Home While You’re Away on Summer Vacation
Burglaries in Denver fell by 4.5 percent in roughly the first three months of this year, according to a report by 9News. But that doesn’t mean homeowners should let their guard…
safety at home for kids
When you bring home a new purchase, you typically expect that it’ll keep your household cleaner, better organized, more entertained, or that it will somehow boost the functionality or style…
Tornado Myths Debunked
Tornadoes can strike with little warning and transform a landscape within a matter of minutes. And while their damage can be deadly, so can the confusing myths about tornadoes that…