January 24, 2012
The concept of aging makes many of us think about losing independence and moving to reliance on others. This is no longer the case with increased age in place modifications to provide home safety for .
January 02, 2012
Home modifications is a fairly new concept that has come along with the incarnation of seniors choosing to stay living in their homes in place of moving to assisted living facilities and nursing ..
December 13, 2010
Home security is one of the major things on which we have to pay our attention. Nobody can say with surety that they are absolutely secure till they do something for home security. There are a number .
October 13, 2010
Protecting your house and also family is vitally important for any home. It is vital to build a plan in case of emergencies and that each person is familiar with the idea. One of the most hard ..
September 15, 2010
It wasn't all that long ago that most properties did not have smoke or fire detectors. Can you remember what it was like back then? Most people can't, and there are good reasons for that: since smoke .
July 11, 2010
With the onset of various criminal infiltrations, it is not a wonder that people are considering more and more options of home security such as the home alarm systems. Random violent crimes may not ..
May 27, 2010
Whether you're a homeowner or you rent your home, your personal safety and the security of your home and your property is important to you. If you're on a budget, though, you might feel that there ..
March 13, 2009
It’s all too easy for a slight hint of complacency to creep into everyday home security. A window accidentally left open, spare keys left in all too obvious places or even valuables left in ..
February 17, 2009
Clearing clutter and organising your home during a spring clean is a great way to not only tidy up, but also to protect your home and the possessions it contains from potential risks and hazards. You .
September 16, 2008
Everyone has been in a similar situation: you have left house wondering if you have unplugged the iron or turned off the electrical fire, and as a result you panic for the remainder of the time spent .
September 10, 2008
Burglary is one of those things that you never expect to happen to you. And true, with the necessary precautions, your home may never be broken into. However, it's a good idea to attempt securing ..
July 23, 2008
It is quite horrifying to think that in the USA there is one needless death every three hours. Do you have a smoke alarm installed in your home? Many people died in apartments as well as homes, so do .
July 09, 2008
For many people, the arrival of the summer season is a fun event. There will be barbecues, lounging on beach chairs, and spectacular fireworks that go boom in the sky. But for home alone seniors ..
July 06, 2008
It is estimated that over 300,000 home fires occur annually. Although a fire alarm plays a key role in fire survival, it would still be more beneficial to prevent a fire from ever starting. Home ..
June 25, 2008
So you've moved into a new home, or you've been in your home for sometime and you're expecting a child. There's no need to fret that your home is inadequate and or that you may need to move into ..
June 22, 2008
Over 1 million children under the age of 15 are taken to Accident and Emergency Units in the UK each year after an accident in the home or garden. Many more are treated by General Practitioners and ..
June 22, 2008
So you've made all the plans: surfed online for the cheapest, yet most livable hotel room, mapped out all of the famous landmarks and attractions, and made a full-fledged war strategy about how you ..
June 15, 2008
Questions these people should have asked themselves about before they took on their houses and made their idiotic decisions: 1. Is this home going to be a foreclosed grow-op? The San Bernardino ..
January 30, 2008
Whether it's a stroke, Parkinson's disease, diabetes, low vision, or simply old age, eventually everyone reaches a time in their leaves where they need to rely on someone to help take care of them. ..
June 30, 2007
Oh, the kitchen. Many memories come from that one room. The room where families congregate, discuss important family issues and develop bonds. We all remember it as one of the most important rooms in .
April 10, 2007
No I am not talking about terrorists. We've had them since Cain, and they will still be around after we are gone. Let me name some that might drive you up a wall. But you can do something about ..
March 29, 2007
As you walk into your home or apartment, do you detect an odd smell? You’ve cleaned the bathroom, vacuumed the living room floor and took out the trash but the place still has a strange scent ..
March 06, 2007
Understanding how a burglar selects a target can help homeowners reduce their chances of being a victim. Most burglaries occur at homes that appear to have quick, easy access and/or lots of cover ..