Guest Blog-The Start of The Ronald McDonald House

Posted by on Feb 10, 2015 in ,

Can you imagine your child or a loved one’s child having a disease or injury? A disease or injuries that require hospital treatment, surgery, procedures and, in some cases, round the clock care? Can you imagine realizing that this hospital room is home for an indefinite amount of time? Can you imagine the best care available is 100’s of miles away and you can’t afford to stay in a hotel while your child is treated and hopefully cured? That is what so many parents and family...

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How to prevent freezing pipes this winter

Posted by on Jan 20, 2015 in ,

How to prevent freezing pipes this winter

With these freezing temperatures that we have been having lately I wanted to share with you some facts about freezing pipes and also how to prevent your pipes from freezing. This is something that many people forget about during the winter season; however, frozen pipes can lead to them bursting which will cause much damage to your home. Let’s start off with the facts… • Frozen pipes are one of the biggest risks of property damage in the winter. • 37% is the amount of frozen...

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Holiday Safety Tips for your Pets

Posted by on Dec 15, 2014 in ,

Holiday Safety Tips for your Pets

I’m sure you have seen many articles about home safety, fire safety, toy safety etc. since it is Christmas time. However, I have two cats at home and I find myself googling pet safety during the holidays. It is important to know what decorations can be dangerous to your furry friends. My cats seem to think the statues in the Christmas village and the ornaments on the tree are put there only for their enjoyment. I’m sure all pet owners have this same problem. Let’s take a...

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Safe Toys and Gifts

Posted by on Dec 15, 2014 in

Safe Toys and Gifts

Christmas is two weeks away and you’re probably either finishing up or even just starting to shop for the loved ones in your life. If you have little ones at home that you are shopping for, there are many safety regulations you should keep in mind before hitting the toy stores this holiday season. December is safe toys and gifts month, we want to share with you some safety tips to ensure you have a joyful and safe holiday! • Inspect all toys before purchasing or giving to...

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How to keep your home safe while you’re on vacation

Posted by on Jul 8, 2014 in ,

How to keep your home safe while you’re on vacation

Summer is a time for relaxing but be careful not to let your guard down when it comes to the safety of your family and your home. Did you know that your house is much more likely to be broken into in the summertime? Burglary is 11% more common in the summer than any other season. The reason being, many people take vacations and leave their houses vacant while they are gone. Coming home from a fun vacation and finding that your house has been robbed can ruin your entire...

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