The knowledge that you and your family are safe in your own home — it's something you can't really put a price on. That's why a home security system, or even a doorbell camera, can be a smart investment. This is especially true if... Continue
Are you thinking about downsizing to a smaller home now that your kids are grown? Even if you never had children, you may still have more space than you need as you approach or enjoy retirement. But having more space and freeing up more... Continue
Weathering a storm, fire or other disaster starts with making an emergency evacuation plan for you and your family — including a detailed list of what to take with you.
The items you take may include clothing, food, water, medication,... Continue
If you're like many Americans, you're looking forward to more outdoor time with friends and family as the warmer weather arrives. Time together in the fresh air often involves a cozy backyard gathering around the warmth and comfort of a... Continue
Meal times are the most cherished part of the day for many people, but preparing a meal also has its risks. Cooking has long been the most common cause of fires in American homes, with kitchen fires accounting for half of all home fires... Continue
Having extended family living under your roof — whether it’s just for a holiday or longer term — can bring the joys of reconnection, support and togetherness. But a full house is not without its challenges. There's the potential for... Continue