Category Archives: Safety

Should you replace your furnace?

The following is an article from ACCA. ACCA is Air Conditioning Contractors of America Association, Inc. The article explains the changes that will be implemented next year regarding the mandatory efficiency of furnaces per region in the United States of … Continue reading

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Clothes Dryer – safe use and maintenance

We are so fortunate to have the modern convenience of a Clothes Dryer in our home. We use it on a regular basis, yet how many people have actually taken the time to read the owner’s manual and become educated … Continue reading

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“How to” Set up an Extension Ladder, Safely

It is important to take care of the exterior of your home. Exterior home maintenance often times requires the use of an extension ladder. It is very important for your safety to use a ladder properly. Manufacturers of extension ladders … Continue reading

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Ignore this article and you or your loved ones could die!

A fire, an avalanche, a head–on collision, you name the catastrophe, and almost immediately the thought jumps into our minds. “It won’t happen to me or anyone else in my family.” Well, I am here to give you the facts. … Continue reading

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Tire Maintenance = Safety

We usually focus on home projects and equipment however with the extreme temperature variances we have had in the last 30 days, it is a good time to move out a bit farther and talk about automobile tires. Specifically we … Continue reading

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Fire Safety Checklist

Choose fire-safe housing that includes automatic fire sprinklers Install interconnected smoke alarms on every level and ensure that they are working at all times. If you don’t know when the battery was replaced, do it today! Date battery replaced______________________ Plan … Continue reading

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Let’s end 2011 and begin 2012 with a focus on SAFETY

Safety at home and Safety for College Students Our college age sons and daughters will immediately recognize Smokey the Bear. They can probably recite his message, “Only you can prevent wildfires”. Watch this you tube clip, it is one of … Continue reading

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