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When Critters Move Into the Attic

Spring is in the air! Flowers are blooming, grass is growing back, and there are cute, newly born animals everywhere. But no matter how adorable baby squirrels, raccoons, mice, and other creatures may be, they lose quite a bit of their charm when they decide to take up residence in… Read more »

Extra Safety During Flood Alerts

Extra Safety During Flood Alerts

Floods are one of the most powerful and devastating natural disasters that can occur. While some areas are more prone to floods than others, the fact is that almost anywhere there can be rain, there can also be a flood. Serious floods can range from large and foreboding to smaller… Read more »

Vacation Home Security

Vacation Home Security

When you head home from your vacation condo and close it up for the season, how do you ensure its safety? With modern technology, protecting your vacation house from a distance is simpler than it’s ever been. The most effective means to protect your vacation home is to get a… Read more »

Get A Plan

Fire? How to Create a Safety Escape Plan

In the event of a fire, having a practiced safety escape plan can save lives. Make sure everyone knows when to call 911, how to get out, where to go, and who to contact in the event of an emergency. Remind others to practice staying low to the floor and… Read more »

Be Proactive and Avoid Kitchen Fires

Be Proactive and Avoid Kitchen Fires

Kitchen fires are the #1 cause of house fires and injuries to homeowners, so avoiding them is a worthy goal for each household. Using common-sense precautions can decrease the chance of starting a cooking fire during meal prep, and understanding how to avoid these fires is simple and smart. Listed… Read more »

Water Waste, Money Waste

Water Waste, Money Waste

As much as most of us want to decrease water consumption around the house, we seldom do much about it. So the next time you are about to fork out money for your water bill, pause for a few minutes. Consider that the average house uses 130,000 gallons of water… Read more »

What to Do Before Cleaning a Chimney

What to Do Before Cleaning a Chimney

Cleaning your chimney regularly will help prevent house fires. But like any other task around the home, it’s important that you do the job as safely as possible. Here are two simple tips to help with cleaning your chimney: 1. Have the proper equipment Materials that you will need for… Read more »

Reducing The Chances of a Home Invasion

Reducing The Chances of a Home Invasion

The majority of home burglaries are planned Robbers want to get in and out without being detected and search out easily-accessible targets. There is no fail-safe way to protect your home, but there are some simple steps that will decrease the odds of a break-in. Before we get to those… Read more »

Safely Store Propane Tanks at Home

Safely Store Propane Tanks at Home

Did you know propane is a resource made in America? Propane is popular for being a clean natural energy resource, and typically comes in a gas or liquid form. Propane is simple to use and affordable to heat and cool houses, heat water, heat appliances, cook food on the grill,… Read more »

Paul Davis Offers Fire Extinguisher Safety Tips

Paul Davis Offers Fire Extinguisher Safety Tips

Can you believe that 372,900 fires occur in homes every single year? These fires result in 2,530 deaths, 13,125 injuries and $7 billion in property loss each year, according to the US Fire Administration. Shockingly, fire extinguishers were present in only 4% of these fires. If a fire happened in… Read more »