Because extension cords are such common items that many of us use in our homes, we often don’t consider the fact that they can expose us to electrical hazards. Here are a few tips when it comes to using extension cords safely in your home.
For many of us, our kitchens are a primary gathering place within our homes - whether you’re cooking and preparing meals, eating with your family, or gathering with friends. But did you know that nearly 70% of all house fires begin in the kitchen? Read on for a few tips to help reduce the risk of fire and electrical hazards to keep your kitchen safe!
While step ladders are common fixtures in most of our homes and may not seem like much of a hazard, getting distracted and busy, or faulty products can cause injury. In order to avoid any safety mishaps, there are some simple measures that you can take to avoid turning a common household tool into a potential hazard.
Winter is here, and along with it are cold temperatures. It is not uncommon, especially in older residences, to use portable heaters to heat small spaces. However, it is important to understand any potential hazards associated with these heaters so that you can rest easy with no worry about the possibility of causing a fire.