Now that Hurricane Joaquin is threatening the east coast of the United States, it is important to keep in mind that the best way to combat is storm preparedness.
If you have pets, it’s your responsibility to keep them safe during a disaster.
Officially, the hurricane season starts on June 1 and ends on November 30.
Mold-sensitive individuals may exhibit allergy symptoms, such as sneezing, runny or stuffy nose, coughing, itchy eyes, wheezing and skin irritation.
When you plan to go out of town, whether for vacation or business, you most likely make arrangements for your personal safety and that of your family.
Fires cause billions of dollars’ worth of loss in the United States each year.
After a flood, it is imperative to dry water damaged properties and contents as quickly as possible.
When April Showers Become Spring Storms, Property Damage Can Occur Spring often brings with it severe storms and rainfall that have the potential to cause significant damage to homes and [...]
Spring has arrived, which means it’s time for spring-cleaning! You may not be looking forward to spending the next few weekends removing the grime that winter left behind, but you [...]
Mold often grows in homes where moisture levels are not kept under control.
Preparedness is vital to handling spring storms or floods.
While we all associate spring with new life, in many parts of the country it also heralds the beginning of storm season.
While the convenience of the microwave oven cannot be overestimated, some caution should be employed when using them.
Winter storms can bring blinding, wind-driven snow that lasts for several days, dangerously low temperatures and sometimes strong winds, icing, sleet and freezing rain.
All materials contract as they get colder and colder, and become more dense until the point where they freeze.
Traveling in extreme winter weather can be very dangerous because cold, snow and ice are very demanding on cars, drivers and passengers.
After having learned some important facts about carbon monoxide (CO) in our blog post, here are some basic precautions you can take to prevent carbon monoxide poisoning: Install a battery-operated [...]
As you decorate your home for this coming holiday season, be fire smart.
The National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) says Thanksgiving Day is the leading day for home cooking fires, with three times as many occurring on Thanksgiving as any other day of [...]