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Appliances are all around our home, but we don’t often recognize their potential safety hazards. Fortunately, you don’t have to rely on professional inspections or go off the grid to keep your home and family safe. READ MORE >>

  When you think of home security, you probably imagine expensive, intricate systems that cost more than you’re willing to shell out—especially after buying a new home. But that’s not always the case. Good home security doesn’t require a pricey, state-of-the-art system. READ MORE >>

  August begins right in the middle of the “dog days of summer,” the hottest and most sultry time of the year. Ancient cultures believed that the excessive heat was caused by the alignment of Sirius, the Dog Star, with the sun during the summer. READ MORE >>

  The better data you have on your air conditioning’s performance, the better you’ll be able to spot problems and extend your equipment’s useful life. You can find complimentary air conditioning logs here, which can help you track operating characteristics and alert you to trouble down the road. READ MORE >>

  Everyone knows the saying about the grass being greener on the other side. If you don’t take care of your lawn mower, the grass will be shorter on the other side, too. Lawn mowers are a considerable investment, and the Outdoor Power Equipment Institute says they are typically replaced every six years. READ MORE >>

  Planning on sprucing up your home this spring? If so, you probably already have a list of annual projects. But there are many others that fly under the radar. Paul Sullivan, founder of a full-service remodeling company and the chairman of the National Association of Home Builders Remodelers, suggests you tackle these overlooked home projects. READ MORE >>

Pests in the home can turn into a major headache for homeowners. Not only are they a nuisance, gnawing rodents and chewing termites can eventually cause real damage to the structure of your home. Unfortunately, when this damage happens, it’s usually not covered by your homeowners insurance policy. READ MORE >>

Criminals don't take a summer break One of the best ways to save on Auto and Homeowners' insurance is to stay claims-free. Securing your vehicle and house will help prevent theft, save you money along with the hassle of dealing with unexpected property losses this summer. READ MORE >>

  The Electric Utility Disclaimer When it comes to power quality, most homeowners assume that the electric utility is providing clean, conditioned power for all of the hard-wired appliances and portable devices plugged into their receptacles. READ MORE >>

Now that we are in the prime gardening and landscaping season, you have probably started mowing more frequently, the bushes have begun to fill in, and have made some new additions to your landscape or tools. As you primp and prune, you’ll also want to consider how to protect your lawn equipment from theft. READ MORE >>

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