Not Your Mother’s Gun Safe

So you come running into your home, only to find that he beat you there.

You look at him. He looks at you.

“How did you know?” you ask. “Because you’re rich.” He answers. Of course he knew. You should’ve put your safe somewhere other than the desk drawer in your million-dollar study.  All rich people do that. But not all rich people have a biometric gun safe.

And apparently this super-savvy, “I know everything about rich [...] Continue Reading…

Simple And Safe Way To Monitor Your Family Remotely

When you are away from home and family, and you still want to keep an eye on everything that’s happening, what would you do?

Having a home security system is not good enough for monitoring your family remotely. As the head of the family, you must take foolproof measures to ensure that your home is secured. Home security remote monitoring is needed for every home today. It is a system that can be accessed from [...] Continue Reading…

Roofing Restoration Services in Sydney

Roofing restoration services can be found throughout the Sydney area with a number of companies, making it all the more important for you to see what kinds of options you will have before you can settle on a certain company to meet your needs. Try to go online when you are attempting to hire the right company to restore your roof, because it will be able to provide you with all of the information [...] Continue Reading…

The Greatest Cost in Basement Waterproofing

The Costs of Basement Waterproofing

When you find that you need to have your basement waterproofed because you are having a water seepage issue through your foundation into the basement you may begin to immediately see dollar signs. It is never easy to deal with a home repair cost that you were not planning on. However, there is not getting around the fact that this will need to be done as soon as you can [...] Continue Reading…

Be Prepared for Power Outages

While we might be used to the occasional flicker of the lights during a summer thunderstorm or a winter snow storm, you might not be prepared for a long-term power outage.

Even though large-scale power outages do not happen very often, it never hurts to be prepared. Because sometimes people do not take the necessary precautions before power outages, I have some suggestions for ways that you and your family can be ready.
Get a Generator
Back-up [...] Continue Reading…

Is Your Yard Too Small for a Wheelchair Ramp?

Unless you bought your home after you started using a wheelchair, chances are, you didn’t check the builder’s plans to see if the layout supports a wheelchair ramp. Unfortunately, anything from an inconveniently placed driveway to a too-small yard can prevent the installation of the ramp you want. Are you looking for alternatives? This guide can help.

Wheelchair Ramp Alternatives

Making a home accessible is no easy task – but some homes are easier to work [...] Continue Reading…

The Security Benefits Of A Home Backup Generator

Few things are worse than having the power cut off from your home. If there is an accident on the lines or a major storm, you might have to go several days without power. Not only is this an inconvenience, but it can also be quite dangerous. If there is no power to your home, the criminal element might consider your home to be easy pickings. A home backup generator will help you to [...] Continue Reading…

Being Aware of Hurricanes on the Coast

For people who are living on or near the eastern coast, hurricanes are an occurrence which happen on a yearly basis. These massive storms do millions of dollars of damage in a year, and have the potential to be quite deadly to anyone unlucky enough to be caught in them.

 

Some of the deadliest days in United States history have involved these massive storms, due to their unpredictability and ferocity. As such, these are storms [...] Continue Reading…

Things You Need To Know About Chimenea Safety

Chineneas are basically fireplaces that stand on their own and look quite a lot like a pot. They are usually an outdoor accessory to make chilly nights enjoyable in the open. Moreover, along with giving a warm feeling, they also add an aesthetically pleasing touch to your outdoor. With equipment comes a series of warnings. Although chinemeas are relatively safe to use, there are a few things that must be kept in mind in [...] Continue Reading…

A Snowed-In Winter

Snowmobiling

An icy winter four years ago I came upon a life threatening disaster. My family and I had a cabin in Park City, Utah. It was a very nice homey cabin with many fun activities to do. We went there every winter throughout my childhood.

We went snowmobiling the first day we arrived and came in for a nice cup of Hot Cocoa. We were all freezing cold from head to toe. My dad started [...] Continue Reading…