Category «Do-It-Yourself»

Protect yourself with burglar alarm systems

A burglar alarm can provide extra security, acting as one more level of deterrent to burglars who seek easy entry. But they shouldn’t be considered burglarproof and are certainly no substitute for quality locks and security-conscious habits. The alarm system must be reliable and be used dependably by all family members. The consistent peel of …

Home remodeling basics

Many things need to considered when you are going to start the remodeling process of your home. Many people do not realize exactly what is going to take or how much money it is going to cost. Going by estimates is not always a bad thing as long as the estimates are over the actual …

How to prevent falls in the home

According to the National Safety Council, slips and falls cause more hospital admissions, injuries, and deaths to older adults than any other mishap or malady. The changes that occur as we age often contribute to the act of falling and to the injury sustained. But there are ways that we can make ourselves stronger, and …