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10 Easy Ways to Prevent a Dryer Fire

Posted By: Amy Casey on February 17, 2020

Laundry might be part of our weekly routine, but oftentimes, cleaning your dryer isn’t. Believe it or not, one-third of dryer fires are caused by an accumulation of lint within the vent system.

Reaching for Safety: 10 Do's and Don'ts of Using Extension Cords

Posted By: Amy Casey on February 6, 2020

Extension cords cause over 3,000 home fires each year, resulting in an average of 50 fatalities and nearly 300 injuries. Oftentimes, extension cords are used improperly and can overheat or short out.

5 of the Best and Worst Home Remedies for Burns

Posted By: Amy Casey on February 3, 2020

Whether you singe your hand while straightening your hair with a flat iron or accidentally grab the cookie sheet without an oven mit – burns are definitely unpleasant. Believe it or not, contact burns are one of the most common household injuries.

5 Ways to Protect Your Personal Data

Posted By: Amy Casey on January 21, 2020

Identity theft and fraud are some of the fastest growing crimes in America, affecting 14.4 million in 2018.

10 Winter Driving Myths

Posted By: Amy Casey on January 17, 2020

Sometimes the danger of winter driving isn’t due to the weather – it’s due to other drivers. It’s not always their fault, though – some drivers might believe the myths surrounding driving safely in inclement weather.

Removing Snow from Farm Outbuildings: 10 Precautions to Consider

Posted By: Amy Casey on January 6, 2020

When heavy snow meets fierce winds, sometimes even the best-engineered buildings can collapse. Whether you store farming machinery or livestock in your outbuildings, a roof collapse is sure to cause some extensive damage.

5 Interview Questions Geared Towards Millennial and Gen Z

Posted By: Amy Casey on December 30, 2019

Today’s workforce is evolving right before our eyes – baby boomers continue to retire and younger generations are starting to fill the gaps.

How Many Smoke Detectors Should I Have in My Home?

Posted By: Amy Casey on December 26, 2019

When it comes to protecting yourself and your loved ones, preparation is key.

10 Holiday Savings Tips to Stretch Your Holiday Budget

Posted By: Amy Casey on November 25, 2019

Between your friends, family and coworkers – gift giving can become quite the endeavor during the holidays. Not only does it take a lot of time and effort, the dollar signs seem to add up so quickly!

5 Things You Can Do Now to Prepare Your Car for the Long Winter Ahead

Posted By: Amy Casey on November 20, 2019

From frigid temperatures to black ice on roadways, winter months certainly put our vehicles to the test. The last thing you want to happen is for your vehicle to break down in below zero temperatures or freezing rain.

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