Is there a correct number of smoke detectors you should install in your home? Not really. It’s more a matter of your home’s design, which will tell you how many smoke detectors you need. Placement is key for getting the most out of your smoke alarm if you ever have a fire emergency.
Your indoor air quality is important all year long. Unfortunately, at the height of summer or winter, we tend to keep our homes shut up airtight, helping pollutants build up and cause breathing problems.
The holidays are coming! Time for elaborate light displays. They’re colorful, they’re festive — and they can be dangerous if you don’t know how to handle them properly. Here are 10 safety tips to keep in mind when putting up lights this holiday season.
There’s no denying that the centerpiece of Christmas celebrations is the Christmas tree. Besides allowing you to display all your lovely decorations, a live tree offers an aroma that’s a nostalgic mix of the outdoors and the holidays. But you’ll only achieve those lasting holiday looks if you pay attention to small details like indoor […]
Having a carbon monoxide leak inside your home can quickly turn into a life-threatening situation. Gas furnaces, water heaters, and fireplaces are among potential sources of these leaks, especially during the winter months. Keep the following carbon monoxide safety tips in mind to protect you and your family this heating season.