Do your summer plans include extended travel? If so, consider these tips to ensure optimum joy and safety for the whole season through!
> Set exterior and interior lighting systems to rotate on timers. … More
Growing up in the Midwest, it was a standard practice to leave a light on in the house when no one was home. It was, as my mom saw it, a means of providing extra safety, and a "greeting" of sorts when… More
Just after college, when I lived alone for the first time, I would occasionally get paranoid about intruders. Aside from a rather loose deadbolt, my home security "system" was of the DIY variety. I used… More
Yes, perhaps minimal exposure to small amounts of asbestos isn't considered a health risk, but we all want to avoid the potentially dangerous element in our homes.
If you're planning to do any work,… More
We think it's time to move beyond the idea of home as castle. Let's turn your home into a fortress. From picking the right patio door (one that can't just be lifted off its tracks by a burglar) to tricks… More