When my first child had an accident at home, I realised we hadn't childproofed the house as well as we could have. Thankfully, they were fine, but I learned my lesson and began a thorough inspection of my home and garden. I got to work addressing the various hazards we had overlooked, and I started this blog to help other parents think objectively about the hazards in their own homes. I post about a variety of topics, such as pool safety, choosing a safe garden fence, storing medication and cleaning products, window and door locks and kitchen safety for kids. I hope you find my blog useful and informative.
22 June 2015
The water heater is an essential system in the plumbing system since it provides general convenience when performing kitchen and bathroom tasks. Most systems have a prolonged lifespan but you will eventually need to replace the appliance. Common problems that indicate that your residential water heater include corrosion of the water tank, serious leaks and consistent malfunctions which occur when the system becomes old. You can choose to replace your heater with conventional models which are typically tanked systems which are powered by gas or electricity.
28 May 2015
Making the most of your property's storage space is an absolute must for any homeowner. Aside from making a house appear neat, clean and tidy; intelligent and shrewd use of storage space in the home is actually able to boost resale value. After all, home buyers are always willing to pay a little extra for a house that looks and feels spacious. Listed here are four great ways to make the most of the storage space available in your home from A to D.
12 May 2015
Aside from the regular air conditioning systems, with all the ducting, there are a few more modern ways to cool down a property. One of the popular methods among homeowners is the split system air conditioning unit. As a homeowner who would like to install some kind of air conditioning system, you may be wondering if a split system is suitable for you and what benefits it has. Where It Is Effective
27 April 2015
At first glance, carpeting may all look the same and you may not think there is much difference in the types of carpeting available for your home. In truth however, there is a wide range of choices when it comes to the material used for carpeting and the length and density of the fibers, all of which will affect how carpeting feels and its overall longevity. If you're in the market for new carpeting for your home, note a few simple terms and factors about carpeting in general so you make the right choice.
14 April 2015
Are you interested in buying a motorhome, but are not sure which one will meet your requirements? Then you should take the time to learn more about the different types that are available. By doing so you can make an educated choice regarding the type of motorhome that you end up with. Here are the most common types of motorhomes that you will encounter: Micro Vans: a micro van has the advantage of not taking up much space on the road, and that means they are a relatively agile mode of transport, yet they still provide the basic facilities that can be found on motor homes.