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How Nest Can Turn Your House into a Smart Home

Rebecca Edwards | Feb 28, 2017 | SafeWise Recommends

If you’ve heard of home automation, you’ve probably also heard of Nest. Nest is one of the pioneers in the smart home revolution. Its mission is “creating the thoughtful home: a home that takes care…

10 Tips for Puppy Proofing Your Home, Inside and Out

Alyssa Baker | Mar 27, 2017 | Safety Tips, SafeWise Recommends

A new puppy is a great adventure. From the tip of its wet nose to its wildly wagging tail, it makes your world a happier place. However, it can also wreak havoc. Puppies are inquisitive,…

How to Pick the Safest Types of Toys for Your Pet

Rebecca Edwards | Feb 22, 2017 | SafeWise Recommends

Toys and playtime aren’t just a bonus for your pets—they need fun engagement to learn, stay active, and avoid boredom. Play can also help reinforce the good behavior you want in your pet and socialize…

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The 15 Best GPS Kids Trackers for Parents with Young Kids

Olga Papadimitriou | Jan 12, 2018 | Child and Baby Safety, SafeWise Recommends

Our Top 5 Recommendations! AngelSense – Check Price hereO GPS – Check Price AmbyGear – Check Price Pocket Finder – Check Price dokiwatch – Check Price (All reviews below) Parenting comes with a wide range of challenges—but perhaps the toughest challenge of…

The Best Products to Keep Your Property Safe in the Snow and Ice

Emily Long | May 9, 2017 | SafeWise Recommends

In many parts of the United States, the winter season means snow and ice—which can cause all sorts of problems. Ice makes for precarious footing and sometimes results in injuries, and snow and ice together…

The Top 5 Stair-Assist Chairs

Hillary Johnston | Sep 6, 2017 | SafeWise Recommends, Senior Safety

Even though they’re part of everyday life, stairs can be hazardous—especially for people with limited mobility. Thankfully, stair-assist chairs provide a safe way to move up and down stairs, reduce caregiver stress, and provide independence….

8 Gadgets to Help Burglar Proof Your Home for the Holidays

Sarah Brown | Jan 19, 2017 | SafeWise Recommends

The holidays are a time for family, sharing and preparing for a new year, not recovering from a burglary. Take action this season and protect your home against property crimes. Nothing puts a damper on…

The Best Safety Gifts for Outdoor Enthusiasts

Amelia Nielson-Stowell | Nov 30, 2016 | SafeWise Recommends

Buying a gift for someone who loves the outdoors? Give a gift that keeps on giving. A safety gift shows your loved one that you care about their interests and their well-being. Here are the…

Affordable Home Security is Yours: 20 Top Security Products Under $20

Caroline Maurer | Jul 18, 2017 | SafeWise Recommends

While top-of-the-line home security systems prevent theft, smaller and more affordable gadgets do too—like these 20 home security products under $20. Give the gift of better security this holiday, and all year round, by shopping…

Winter Is Coming—Make Sure You Have a Roadside Safety Kit

Emily Garland | Nov 18, 2016 | Safety Tips, SafeWise Recommends

Cold, icy weather is around the corner, and wintry roads pose major threats to driver safety. It’s important that you and your loved ones are prepared with well-stocked roadside safety kits to guard against threats,…