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Home Safety Tips
These home safety tips will help you keep your family safe during storms, prevent home fires and how to work alone safely.
Severe Weather Guide: After the Storm
10 Things You Should Never Burn in Your Fireplace
Is Your Beard a Health Hazard in the Workshop?
What Is Radon?
Here’s How To Avoid Chimney Fires this Winter
Here’s Why You Should Close Your Bedroom Door at Night
28 Helpful Tips for Doing DIY Work Alone
When a project requires extra hands but there aren’t any available (or you’re...
How to Remove Lead Paint Safely
Special report for DIYers
How to Minimize the Risk of Infections Spread by Pets
How to keep pets from spreading infections.
Why You Absolutely Should Not Bring Your Cell Phone Into the Bathroom
Did you know using your cell phone on the toilet could put you at risk for this?
10 Tremendous Tips for Babyproofing a Home
With the Royal Family expecting, here's a good primer on how to properly babyproof a home.
The Easiest Way to Color-Code Your Keys
It seems the older I get, the more keys I carry around. Between the car,...
11 Air-Purifying Plants for a Healthy Home
According to NASA's Clean Air Study, these air-purifying plants—all of them very common and...
20 Things You Need to Do in Fall to Prevent Catastrophes Later
This fall checklist is sure to help you avoid major repairs and health hazards down the road.
50 Things in Your House That Can Kill You
Are you putting yourself at risk with these items in your house?
Make Your Own Storm Kits
Every family should have a Storm Readiness Kit. Here are suggestions for how to make...
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.
Putting Off This Task Could Make Your Home Unhealthy
Putting of dusting can make your home unhealthy
Safety Glasses/Earplugs Combo
Here’s a good way to keep your vision and hearing protection together.
Why Furniture Can Be Hazardous
Do you have this kit at home to protect your furniture from tipping over?
Safety Gear Every DIYer Should Own
As an avid DIYer, you have the necessary tools, but do you have the proper...
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DIY Dictionary: Spontaneous Combustion
Spontaneous combustion is a chemical reaction that occurs in certain materials causing them to burst...
If You Have These Holiday Decorations, Watch Out For These Fire Hazards
It's the holiday season, and people around the world are getting festive. Lights, trees, decorations...
New Winter ‘Flash Freeze’ Is Coming – Here’s How To Prep Your Car & Home
With snow on the way and temps dropping, it's a good idea to brush up on winter basics.
10 Things You Should Know When Using Electric Space Heaters
When the temperature drops, a portable space heater can be a convenient source of supplemental...