Tips For A Safe And Fun Halloween

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Driving on Halloween can be a nerve-wracking experience for anyone trying to navigate an area with children. As the sun sets, little ghosts, ghouls and witches take to the streets, unaware of the dangers around them. A little planning and knowledge on how to handle this unpredictable night can help …keep reading

How To Buy And Maintain A Backup Generator

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When Hurricane Sandy hit the East Coast in 2012, an estimated 8 million homes across 17 states lost power, and only a tiny portion of them reportedly had an emergency generator. Afterward, not surprisingly, generator sales soared.

After 2017’s devastating hurricanes, generators are again top of mind. But …keep reading

Surprising Home Safety Hazards

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If you visit Pablo Solomon’s home in the Texas Hill Country, be sure to watch out for scorpions.

When Solomon, an artist and environmental-design expert, warns others about these critters (who like to crawl into unattended shoes), he’s being not only a good host but a smart homeowner. …keep reading