Importance of OSHA

In 1970, the Occupational Safety and Health Administration was formed to help protect workers against unsafe construction practices and hazardous conditions. Workers can take a OSHA training and safety class and receive a certificate showing completion of the course.  During the class, workers learn about the importance of safety gear. Hard hats must be worn on […]

Is mold growing in my home?

Mold is likely growing in your home if you have moisture there. Many types of moisture problems can lead to mold growth. These include damp clothing, leaky pipes, roof leaks, a lack of ventilation, floods, water in the basement, and condensation. Mold causes the deterioration of organic matter. Dampness creates ideal conditions for mold, and […]

Safety In The Workplace

Careless actions almost always end up resulting in injury, and it may not be you that gets hurt. By being vigilant with your safety and that of others, you are far more likely to avoid injury. If everyone in the workplace watches out for each other and ensures they follow the proper safety guidelines, everyone […]

Small Repairs on Your Home

What do you think about when something goes wrong in your home? I think OMG what do I do who do I call? The truth is, a homeowner doesn’t want to call in a contractor for every little thing. There are smaller repairs and renovations that they will often attempt themselves. But sometimes what seems […]

How To Deal With Snow

SNOW: With winter creeping upon us, there are a few things to be aware of. During the winter temperatures drop and everything freezes over quickly. As the snow falls, blizzards can occur and you need to make sure your family and you are safe. If you need to travel during a blizzard make sure to […]

Fire Diaster

Fire is a disaster that many people face especially during holiday times. It is important to ensure that you, your family and home are safe these holidays. Even though we love to hang lights, decorate trees and light candles, these all can become hazards if not taken care of. It is important for lights to […]

Frozen Pipes

Do you know what to do if your pipes freeze in the cold and potentially burst? This can lead to major floods and result in mold.  Since pipes are in unheated areas of the home or outside it’s a good possibility this can happen. One way to prevent pipes from freezing is good insulation. Insulating […]

Floods-Are you prepared?!

FLOODS do you know what to do?! Are you and your family prepared if a flood occurred today? Make sure to read this article to know what to do before, during and after a flood occurs. http://environment.nationalgeographic.com/environment/natural-disasters/floods-safety-tips 

Fire Safety Prevention

Here are some helpful tips to stay safe! • Talk with all household members about a fire escape plan and practice the plan twice a year. • Test smoke alarms once a month, if they’re not working, change the batteries. Smoke Alarms need to be changed every 10 YEARS! • If a fire occurs in […]