Safety Tips

One-Day Projects to Improve Home Security

Brynna Baldauf | May 16, 2018 | Home Safety, Safety Tips

You have big dreams for your home, but that impossibly long to-do list somehow never seems to get done. When you know that any project you start could take weeks to finish, you’re reluctant to…

November Home Maintenance and Safety Checklist

Kaz Weida | Feb 27, 2018 | Home Safety, Safety Tips

The holidays have arrived and with them come guests. Many, many guests. Let’s get your home ready for the influx of family, friends, and fantastic food by focusing on a clean house and an organized…

How to tell if your locks have been tampered with

How to Tell If Your Locks Have Been Tampered With

Scott Bay | Nov 29, 2017 | Safety Tips

Burglars may try a number of methods to try and gain access to your home, including picking your lock. The most obvious sign your lock has been tampered with are visible dents and scuff marks…

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October Home Maintenance and Safety Checklist

Kaz Weida | Feb 27, 2018 | Home Safety, Safety Tips

As the leaves fall and colder temperatures set in, we’ll move inside to address important tasks that deserve your attention. October is a great time to get organized before the rush of the holidays, but…

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September Home Maintenance and Safety Checklist

Kaz Weida | Feb 27, 2018 | Home Safety, Safety Tips

Another season has begun, and your home deserves some special attention to prepare for colder temperatures. Follow through on this list to ensure the most important safety and maintenance tasks don’t fall through the cracks…

ront Door Left Open with Key in Lock

9 Home Security Life Hacks You Didn’t Know You Needed

Alexia Chianis | Aug 29, 2017 | Home Safety, Safety Tips

Your home should be a sanctuary of comfort and safety. But even if you live in one of the safest cities in America, there’s a chance your home could be burglarized. After all, a break-in…

9 Scenic Places to Camp Safely by Yourself in the US

Kaz Weida | Aug 28, 2017 | Focus on Community, Safety Tips

If you’ve been hesitating to answer the call of the wild because you don’t currently have an adventurous co-pilot in your life, your best summer has arrived. Striking out solo inspires confidence, but it can…

10 factors to Consider When Determining the Safety of Your Neighborhood

10 Factors to Consider When Determining the Safety of Your Neighborhood

Olga Papadimitriou | Aug 28, 2017 | Home Safety, Safety Tips

Neighborhoods play an important role in home safety and personal happiness. If you live in a safe community, you’re more likely to enjoy spending time outside gardening or watching your kids play. If your neighborhood…

Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) Product Guide

Investing in Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) for Work

Alexia Chianis | Aug 28, 2017 | Home Safety, Safety Tips

Every work environment involves some risk, whether it’s getting a crick in your neck or something more dangerous like inhaling fumes. Luckily personal protective equipment—also known as PPE—can help protect you from such hazards. With…

How to Date Online Safely – 5 Useful Tips

Monique Serbu | Jun 15, 2017 | Safety Tips

In the modern world of dating, couples are connecting digitally. Nearly 30% of U.S. adults ages 18–24 use online dating sites or apps — a percentage that has tripled in the last two years. Overall,…