Home Safety Tips projects
How to Remove a Broken Light Bulb
We’ve all had a light bulb break when replacing a burned out one. We’ll show you a couple of ways to remove a broken light bulb…
Make Your Own Storm Kits
It’s never too early to prepare your family and your home for hurricanes, severe weather or natural disasters. Use this how-to guide to…
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Stay Safe During Hurricane Season
Eight tips to protect your family and home during hurricane season
DIY Dictionary: Spontaneous Combustion
Spontaneous combustion is a chemical reaction that occurs in certain materials causing them to burst into flame spontaneously. Spontaneous…
Severe Weather Guide: Before the Storm- Have a plan
Here’s What You Can Do Right Now: Familiarize yourself with the kinds of severe weather that can occur in your area. Create a Storm…
If You Have These Holiday Decorations, Watch Out For These Fire Hazards
In order to ensure that you are being the safest you can with your holiday decorations, we have pulled up a few home fire hazards to prevent…
Severe Weather: What to do for a Hurricane
Watch Watch the news if there is a threat of hurricane conditions within 24 to 36 hours. Listen to radio or watch TV for weather updates. Locate…
Make a Home Safe for Older Folks
Easy upgrades for older homeowners
Tips for Using Emergency Generators
A backup generator can save the day when the power goes out
Storm Survival Guide
Protect your family when the wind starts blowing, the waters start rising, and your house goes dark.
Tips for Easier DIY When You Work by Yourself
Don’t let working solo slow you down. Here’s how to get the job done without a helper.