6 Steps for Preparing Your Home for Winter

Winter can wreak havoc on your home. Wind might destroy a trees. Heavy snowfall could batter your roof. Even rain might clog downspouts and gutters. You can shield your house with just a few small moves. Inspect your home’s roof to find issues before winter. Look for air leaks in your home. Make sure to […]

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How to Protect Your Smart Home From Security Vulnerabilities

If you are someone who is paranoid about the world, then having some security at your home can be really important. However, even if you are someone who lives in a beautiful gated community, you should still have some sort of security in your home. Due to the fact that you never know what the […]

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Aw Rats, We Have Bats!

In Seattle, this family moved to a new home. They were excited about their move and were looking forward to getting settled in East Seattle. From very early on, the man and his wife had heard some pretty distinct noises in their bedroom. Not knowing what it was at the time, they had just assumed […]

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Should You Leave Your Lights On At Night? It Depends

Anyone concerned about small steps they can make to keep their home safer has had the internal debate over lights, or no lights. It turns out the choice isn’t crystal clear. Yes, there is data to suggest crime activity goes down in regions that are well lit. Also motion detectors that mimic the scheduled routine […]

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How to Help Deter Burglars from Your Home

Even if you already lock your doors and windows, there are extra tricks to help deter burglars from robbing your home. An easy way to start is by upgrading your locks. Consider at least a grade 2 lock, and keys that are protected against unauthorized duplication. Make your house a less desirable house to rob […]

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First-time Phoenix homebuyer duped out of $73K in real-estate scam

It’s fortunate that a lot of scams are transparent and easy to avoid. Unfortunately, however, with technology making scamming ever-more tempting, there are some scammers that are not just wily they are really good and definitely not playing with the beginner’s manual. One devastating and well-thought out scam appearing across the country is the first-time […]

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Baby Safety Month: 4 Not-So-Obvious Safety Tips

When it comes to being a new parent, perhaps the most important thing on the minds of moms and dads around the country with newborn babies is ensuring that their child remains safe and secure and away from any potential harm. Although keeping track of everything can be difficult, there are various tips and tricks […]

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Things to Know Before You Fly a Drone

One of the most sought after and fast growing hobbies for individuals around the world in recent years has been that of consumer drones, especially as they have become more accessible to the average individual due to affordability. However, flying a drone is much harder than it often looks, and if one is not careful […]

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