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.
30 March 2015
There are different benefits attached to the installation of external glass bi-fold doors. They are flexible, easy to install and use and they enhance outdoor-indoor living in the property. Moreover, they are available in a wide range of designs that improve the residential aesthetics and are ideal for advancing security when used in tandem with quality locking systems. There are three types of materials commonly used in the construction of the bi-fold doors; aluminum, timber and uPVC.
16 March 2015
Realizing that you have asbestos in your home can be very disturbing, since asbestos is linked to mesothelioma, a very deadly type of cancer. If you do have asbestos in your home and you want it to be removed, it's best that this is handled by a professional like ASBESTOP. Note a few questions to ask if you know that you have this substance in your home, so you can determine if it should even be removed and the best choice for doing this.
2 March 2015
Choosing the right type of flooring for your bathroom during renovations is imperative. There are different tile products available in the market, and the selection criteria should include durability, versatility and the financial implication. The resilience of the chosen flooring will determine the performance when the tiles are exposed to constant moisture and varied temperatures. The aesthetics are also significant: the right material should merge with your traditional or contemporary style in order to enhance your living space.
20 February 2015
The sink is a prominent fixture in the kitchen so it is imperative that you make the best decision during renovations. Typically, the right product is chosen through consideration of a variety of factors such as cost, functionality and style. While all these are important, the primary aspect to analyse before purchase should be the material because it directly affects the other variables. If you are considering replacing your old kitchen sink, here is a brief description of some of the popular materials in the market.
11 February 2015
Locksmiths are known to help people who find themselves locked out of their residences and this is the most common service they offer. However, locksmiths don't only focus on freeing the locked, there offer a wide range of services that can be crucial to your home needs. Here are some of the major functions of a locksmith so if you need such services, you can consult them. Security systems installation