October is National Fire Safety month and schools across our area will welcome local Fire Departments and provide lessons on what to do if your house is on fire or you are around fire. However, Fire Safety Plans should be reviewed by every family each year weather there are children in the home or not! … Continue reading Fire Plans – Not just a Kid Thing!
With a little bit of pre-planning and simple home repairs you can get your house ready for cooler temperatures with little cost or time. Here are some simple tips and things to investigate to save you cold feet and/or a high electric bill! Furnace/Heater Care Stock up on filters and change them monthly. Remove any… Continue reading Start Winterizing Your House
Cleaning Out? What to do with all the paint, chemical and items you don’t want anymore? Whether you live in the country or town each of us find ourselves in this situation. We clean out the garage or out building only to find a bunch of stuff that shouldn’t be thrown in the trash, but… Continue reading Cleaning Out Household Chemicals
Over the past eight years, the Partnership for Food Safety Education has debunked commonly-held food safety myths. To celebrate National Food Safety Month here are some of the most popular of these myths and the facts that disprove them. Take a look! Cross contamination doesn’t happen in the refrigerator — it is too cold in there… Continue reading National Food Safety Month
With students returning to OBU and St. Gregory’s University for the new school year, now is a good time to think about ways they can stay fire safe whether they live on or off campus. “Just like any other type of residence or structure, dorms and other types of college housing can and do catch… Continue reading Fire Safety For College Students
Have you noticed summer items and back to school items are both taking over your space!! Everyone deals with clutter from time to time and it can be overwhelming. Use our long weekend to tackle a few spaces and get organized going into the fall. Four boxes and a list is all you need to… Continue reading Fall De-Clutter
It’s the perfect time to try the new single-load liquid laundry packets. Everyone is busy and laundry is piling up with school clothes, ballet outfits and t-ball uniforms. This laundry innovation contains highly concentrated detergent. However, if not safely stored, they can attract dangerous interest from young children leading to injury from ingestion or exposure… Continue reading High Tech Laundry Rooms