There was a standing joke before that if the smoke alarms are triggered, then it is time to eat dinner - or eat out. I know this was sort of true in my case, since fire alarms were often being trigger...
The holidays are in full swing. Like most people you're probably getting your share of cards, gifts, bills (always) and various offers to spend money. And it's all going into your mailbox.Personal inf...
The phone call was one he'd been waiting for. Tom, a blind musician, was at home taking care of his young daughter Blythe when an old friend called to say he'd be coming into town in a few days after...
The traditional "Twelve Days of Christmas" are a time for trees, toys, children, eating, drinking, and spending time with those we care about. A magic, wonderful, memorable time of year.But sadly they...
Many homeowners still are not aware of the law designed to protect MA residents from the dangers of carbon monoxide. Carbon monoxide is an odorless, tasteless, colorless gas that can be deadly. Ofte...
Home Security Systems: What to Choose We don't want any more hassles with floodlights and we would like to reduce living expenses. But home security systems are still necessary, and despi...
When's the best time to begin child proofing your home? Although your newborn's not crawling yet, the time will come sooner than you think, and if you wait till then you can find yourself scrambli...
Reducing the hazardous waste in America's landfills is a task that starts at home. Millions of households are producing billions of pounds of solid waste. Products used every day in our homes leach...
Lead has long been recognized as a harmful environmental pollutant. There are many ways in which humans are exposed to lead and most of the time we may not even be aware of it. Airborne lead enters...
Home invasion is on the rise in the United States. With alarm systems, surveillance cameras and reduced cash availability becoming common for stores and other businesses, residences are becoming more ...