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The Best Natural Cleaning Products to Help You Spring Clean

Rebecca Edwards | Apr 20, 2017 | SafeWise Recommends

Spring means a lot of things: flowers, cute baby animals, and—sigh—spring cleaning. Because spring represents renewal, why not upgrade your cleaning routine with natural, eco-friendly products that are safe for your family and your pets?…

Go Off the Grid Safely with These 7 Top Compasses

Rebecca Edwards | Apr 20, 2017 | SafeWise Recommends

Hiking and camping are great ways to get exercise, enjoy the outdoors, and explore the wonders of nature, but nothing can dampen your adventure more than getting lost. Most of us rely on our smartphones…

How to Choose a Pre-Made First Aid Kit

SafeWise Team | Apr 23, 2018 | SafeWise Recommends

One of the biggest benefits in having a pre-made first aid kit lies in easy access. When your kid scrapes their knee, you immediately know where to get the peroxide, antibiotic cream, and bandages. However,…

The Top-Ranked Home Humidifiers

Alexia Chianis | Mar 9, 2017 | SafeWise Recommends

Humidifiers are often considered seasonal home appliances used during winter or other periods of low humidity. But if you live in a climate with year-round low humidity, or you’re moving to one, a humidifier is…

The 5 Best Air Purifiers for Your Home

Alexia Chianis | Mar 9, 2017 | SafeWise Recommends

The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) ranks indoor air pollution as one of the greatest environmental health risks.1 These pollutants include things like dust, pet dander, pollen, mold spores, bacteria, and viruses. Odors associated with tobacco…

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…

The 7 Best Remote Control Electrical Outlets

Melissa Darcey | Apr 4, 2017 | SafeWise Recommends

If you want a smart home without the steep price tag, remote control electrical outlets and smart plugs are a great start. Both are efficient ways to gain the benefits of home automation without the…

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…

How to Increase Home Safety with These Top Radon Detectors

Hillary Johnston | Aug 24, 2017 | SafeWise Recommends

Though radon gas occurs naturally in the world, it poses risks when found in high concentrations. Unfortunately, radon gas can collect even at home. To combat this risk, many homeowners purchase radon detectors to detect…