How Many Smoke Detectors Do I Need?
Smoke detectors are essential for home safety. But are you unsure about how many you need, and where to put...
What To Know About Grey Water
Conserve water and save money while helping your landscaping thrive. Here's what to know about grey water systems.
How To Disinfect Baby Toys
Baby toys get downright gross. Here's how to disinfect baby toys while protecting your little ones from toxic chemicals.
4.9 Million Bottles of Fabuloso Cleaner Recalled Over Potential Bacteria Contamination
Here's how to tell if you're affected by the Fabuloso recall, what to do if you have one of the...
What New York’s Laundry Detergent Ban Means for Some Popular Brands
Many commercially available detergents were found to contain a probable human carcinogen.
30,000 Gas Ranges Recalled Due to Risk of Carbon Monoxide Poisoning
This follows 44 reports of carbon monoxide emissions from the ranges, and at least three people requiring medical treatment.
What To Know About Natural Home Cleaning Products
Here's how to figure out if you're using safe cleaning products, plus our top picks for healthy, squeaky-clean results.
How Often To Replace Smoke Detectors
Smoke detectors are essential to home safety. But how long do they last, and when should you replace them?
10 Tips to Safely Remove Snow and Ice
Thousands of snow removal injuries occur each year. These tips will keep you, and others, safe this winter.
The 5 Best Heated Outdoor Mats That Melt Snow and Ice
Snow and ice accumulation outside your house isn't just inconvenient—it's dangerous. These heated outdoor mats will help you melt away...
This Is Why You See Colored Balls on Power Lines
They're strung across electric wires all over the country. But just what are the balls on power lines for? We...
The 6 Best Pet-Safe Ice Melts to Use This Winter
Protect your furry friends this winter! Our resident pet expert shared the best pet-safe ice melt products.
One in Ten People Experience Fire-Related Safety Issues with Their Christmas Tree, Says Survey
Stay safe this holiday season by following these easy Christmas tree fire safety tips.
Are Gas Stoves Dangerous?
Is your gas stove making your home's indoor air quality worse? Recent studies say yes. Is it time to get...
Why This Latest DIY Hack Could Be Dangerous for Your Home
This TikTok hack might look harmless, but it's a dangerous way to heat your home.
How To Remove Black Ice from Driveways and Sidewalks
What is black ice? A layer of nearly invisible ice that makes sidewalks and driveways extremely dangerous. Here's how to...
Is Your Yard Bear Proof?
Learn what might attract bears to your yard, and how to keep you and them from harm.
10 Hurricane Preparedness Myths
You've probably heard these hurricane myths, but these are NOT true.
Why Showering During a Thunderstorm Is a Bad Idea
Experts share why you should avoid showering during a thunderstorm, and reveal other chores you'd be smart to skip until...
Save Your Joints with These Flexible Knee Pads for DIYers
We tried these comfy gel knee pads that every DIYer needs to know about.
Electrical Safety Tips for Parents
With all their gadgets, kids are around electricity pretty much from birth. Keep your little ones safe with these electrical...
10 Apartment Door Security Tools That Won’t Break the Bank
Sleep soundly at night knowing your home is safe from intruders.
CPSC Warning: Carbon Monoxide Deaths Due To Generators
One portable generator can produce the same amount of carbon monoxide as hundreds of cars. The CPSC underscores the danger...