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January is National Bath Safety Month: Safety Tips for Seniors & Children

January 6, 2017

A common area where seniors often end up having accidents is falls in the bathroom, and helping prevent those kinds of accidents is what January’s National Bath Safety Month is all about.

These types of accidents, while common, are sometimes overlooked as a cause for concern. The go...

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Making a Grand Entry

March 23, 2016

Your front door can be the first impression visitors have of your home.  This article from houzz.com provides some great decorating ideas on how to boost your front door appeal.

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Fireplace Safety & Maintenance

February 10, 2016

It's that time of year again, with the Holiday's behind us and the temperatures turning brutally cold.  On a cold winter day there is nothing better than sitting in front of a warm fire in your family room and sipping on some hot chocolate.

Is yo...

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Don't be a Victim! Holiday Shopping Safety Tips

November 30, 2015

The Holiday season is upon us and with that comes people looking to take advantage of you by stealing your belongings. This article provides some great tips on how to decrease your...

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January is National Bath Safety Month: Safety Tips for Seniors & Children

January 12, 2015

 

A common area where seniors often end up having accidents is falls in the bathroom, and helping prevent those kinds of accidents is what January’s National Bath Safety Month is all about.

These types of accidents, while common...

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Sunrooms Shine in Different Ways

September 16, 2014

Does the thought of another cold, snowy winter have you dreaming about sunrooms?  The sunroom (sunporch, solarium, conservatory) has as many functional purposes as it does styles.  Many sunrooms can be used year round, provided the climate in your area is mild or your sunroom is equippe...

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Windshield Ice & Snow Removal for Safer Winter Driving

February 12, 2014

Have you ever wondered how people can see out of their vehicle after a snow storm when all they have done is carved out a small “window” in the windshield and have not bothered clearing off the remainder of the windshield, rear window or any of the door windows?  For safe...

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Outfit Your Shower With the Right Bench For Your

October 23, 2013

There are a multitude of options when looking at incorporating a bench into your shower design. In addition to providing a safer showering experience it also can add a unique design element to the bathr...

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Selecting The Right Patio Door For Your Home

August 29, 2013

It's amazing what a difference a patio door can make in the design of your home.   Today there are so many options available it becomes a primary architectural feature, and in many cases serves as a conduit to create a smooth transition from the indoors to the outdoors.

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Patio Table Top Replacement

July 9, 2013

With all the summer storms coming through with high winds, glass shops receive a lot of calls from consumers whose patio table tops have broken (either from the wind knocking over the table or flying debris hitting the table).  There are a couple of different options for replacing this glass...

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How Does Bulletproof Glass Work (Inquiring Minds Want To Know)?

July 3, 2013

Have you ever wondered how glass can be “bulletproof”?  You generally hear about this glass in incidents where the President or some other high official is involved…in their limousines, aircrafts, military vehicles, etc.  Although bullet-resistant glass looks like reg...

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Safety Tools You Can't Live Without

June 25, 2013

This story is a sad reminder that lives can be lost in the blink of an eye.  If only the car occupant or the first responder had the proper tool it may not have ended with the same results.  The side windows and rear glass of most vehicles are tempered glass, which is a safety glass that b...

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Spring Patio Spruce Ups: Innovative Patio Door Ideas

May 13, 2013

For some great innovative ideas on how to open your kitchen or living room onto your patio to expand your space and provide great traffic flow for parties or family gatherings read this ...

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