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10 Items You Need to Childproof Your Home

Posted By: Amy Casey on July 19, 2019

We all know just how fast time flies by – especially when it comes to the little ones. Once your stationary baby starts crawling and pulling up, tables and other surfaces are no longer out of reach.

Simple Campfire Safety Tips That Keep the Fire Crackling

Posted By: Amy Casey on July 12, 2019

Sometimes there’s nothing better than unwinding next to a nice cozy fire. No matter the season, no matter the place – campfires are for roasting marshmallows, telling stories, sharing laughs and making memories.

10 Summer Home Maintenance Musts

Posted By: Amy Casey on July 3, 2019

The last thing we want to do in the summer is maintenance – UGH! Well, a little maintenance here and there is better than a huge project sprouting up at the worst times (like in the middle of winter!).

Add these 10 items to your summer checklist to keep your home safe and sound:

4th of July Fun: The Do's and Dont's of Fireworks

Posted By: Amy Casey on June 28, 2019

Alright, alright – fireworks can’t be that dangerous right? WRONG.

5 Things You Should Never Do During a Lightning Storm

Posted By: Amy Casey on June 21, 2019

Playing in the rain is one thing – but playing in lightning is an entirely different story. Lightning is the third most frequent cause of storm-related deaths in the United States, resulting in about 30 deaths and several hundred injuries every year.

BBQ 101: Cleaning Your Grill Like a Pro

Posted By: Amy Casey on June 10, 2019

Did you know that regularly cleaning your grill extends its life? While a deep clean isn’t necessary after each use, there are no benefits to having a dirty grill.

5 Grilling Safety Tips for Your Next Cookout

Posted By: Amy Casey on May 23, 2019

Partly cloudy with 0% chance of rain, it’s grillin’ time! Grilling can be a super fun way to enjoy beautiful weather, but it’s also the culprit behind 9,000 home fires and 16,000 injuries every year.

5 Heartfelt Ways to Show Mom Your Appreciation

Posted By: Amy Casey on May 10, 2019

Mothers do so much for us on a daily basis. From cooking our meals to scheduling events and chauffeuring kids, moms wear a ton of hats. Sometimes we take these things for granted; but Mother’s Day gives us the opportunity to step back and give them a well deserved “thank you”.

Summer Friendly Curb Appeal: 7 Keys to Reducing Cooling Costs

Posted By: Amy Casey on May 3, 2019

It’s only a matter of time before these breezy and comfortable spring afternoons turn into hot and humid summer days. Before you know it, our electricity usage will spike trying to keep the hot summer heat out of our homes!

5 Easy Steps to Organize Your Garage

Posted By: Amy Casey on April 5, 2019

While your garage can double as a storage space, it is still the most ideal location to store your vehicle. Storing your vehicle in the garage will not only help keep it cleaner, but also protect it from damage like bird droppings, vandalism, UV exposure, tree sap, etc.