Kaz Weida

Kaz is a journalist who covers home security, parenting, and community and child safety. Her work and product testing in the security and safety field spans the past four years. You can find Kaz in HuffPost, SheKnows, Lifehack, and much more. Her degree in education and her background as a teacher and a parent make her uniquely suited to offer practical advice on creating safe environments for your family.

Posts by Kaz Weida

November Home Maintenance and Safety Checklist

Kaz Weida | Nov 9, 2020 | Home Safety
Last Updated: 1 month ago We’ve got all the upcoming deals for Black Friday and Cyber Monday. From automation to Z-wave devices, check out our deals page to see what’s coming this November. The holidays...
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Nest vs. Ring Home Security

Kaz Weida | Oct 20, 2020 | Home Security

Which DIY home security system is better? We compare Nest Secure to Ring Home security to see which system protects better for your budget.

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5 Best Door Locks for Apartments and Renters

Kaz Weida | Oct 13, 2020 | Home Security

We selected the top door locks that are easy to install without angering your landlord or risking the loss of your security deposit.

Can Fake Security Signs and Stickers Prevent Break Ins?

Kaz Weida | Oct 13, 2020 | Home Security

Fake security signs have are methods of preventing burglary, but are they effective? See if you’re better off getting a real security system.

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October Home Maintenance and Safety Checklist

Kaz Weida | Oct 6, 2020 | Home Safety
As the leaves fall and colder temperatures set in, October is the time to get organized before winter and the holidays take over. Take some time this October for a few home maintenance and safety...
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How to Help Aging Parents Drive Longer

Kaz Weida | Sep 30, 2020 | Senior Safety

Driving means independence for older adults, but we all worry about senior driving skills. Spot warning signs of unsafe driving & learn how to help aging parents.

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How to Improve Bathroom Safety for Seniors

Kaz Weida | Oct 1, 2020 | Senior Safety

We recommend products that can help improve bathroom safety for seniors by reducing the risk of falls, encouraging independence, and keeping essentials in reach.

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How to Detect a Gas Leak in Your Home

Kaz Weida | Aug 11, 2020 | Home Safety

Learn to prevent and detect gas leaks in your home and spot signs of other air contaminants before suffering symptoms of exposure like carbon monoxide poisoning.

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How to Test Air Quality in the Home

Kaz Weida | Aug 31, 2020 | Home Safety
The quality of the air you breathe can contribute to health problems like asthma and allergies. And it’s not just outdoor air quality that exposes us to pollutants. The World Health Organization (WHO) says 9...
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August Home Maintenance and Safety Checklist

Kaz Weida | Aug 11, 2020 | Home Safety

With the kids heading back to school, it’s time to get some work done around the house. Check out or list for August home maintenance.