General Home Safety

Wall GFCI outlet on a painted beige wall
How to Install a GFCI Outlet: A DIY Guide
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Messy Paint Pots
How Dangerous Is Lead Paint? Here’s What Every Homeowner Needs to Know
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House Basement Radon Mitigation System
Radon Mitigation: A Homeowner’s Guide
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Texture of rusty two-color reddish and green old shabby oxidized metal, iron with bulbted peeling and green paint and patterns, background
How to Test for Lead Paint in Your Home
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Connection hoses, old rusty plumbing valves
The 8 Most Common Sources of Lead in Your Home
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Female worker of cleaning service removes mold from wall using spray bottle with mold remediation chemicals and scraper tool.
Professional Mold Remediation: Everything You Should Know
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Architectural Details
Lead Paint Removal: Should You DIY or Choose a Pro?
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Housekeeper's Hand With Glove Cleaning Mold From Wall With Sponge And Spray Bottle
How to Remove Mold in Every Area of the House
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Lazy British Short Hair cat sleeping on a couch in a flat in Edinburgh, Scotland, with her face squashed as she is fully relaxed
Catproofing Your House: A Room-by-Room Checklist
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Cute puppy chewing the carpet
Puppyproofing a House: A Room-by-Room Checklist
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a small dog and a kitten sleep at home
How to Keep Pets Safe — The Essential Guide to Pet Safety at Home
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Obedient dachshund dog sits in blue pet carrier in public place and waits the owner. Safe travel with animals by plane or train. Customs quarantine before or after transporting animals across border
Preparing for Emergencies and Evacuating With Pets — An Emergency Plan Guide
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Glass at water tap and filling water with lead contamination
What Is a Lead-Safe Home? A Homeowner’s Guide to Lead Safety
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Mold growth. Mould spores thrive on moisture. Mold spores can quickly grow into colonies when exposed to water
A DIY Guide to Home Mold Test Kits
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Ashley Hosmer dog Mia
The 9 Top Household Hazards for Your Dog
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mould
The 10 Common Causes of Mold Growth in the House — And How to Prevent Them
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Mold, wall, cellar, brown cellar sponge, fungus, damage,
Mold Growth in the Home: Everything You Need to Know
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a standard 15 amp duplex outlet and a ground fault circuit interrupters (GFCI or GFI) outlet
What is a GFCI, and Where Do I Need One?
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Danger Asbestos warning tape barrier
A Homeowner’s Guide to Hiring Asbestos Abatement Professionals
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Mold Growth on Wall and Damp Stained Wood Door
Does Your Homeowners Insurance Cover Mold Damage?
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Child Proofing 3 Toddler Exploring Kitchen
A Parent’s Guide to Professional Babyproofing Services
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Metal pipes
Lead Exposure in the Home: Where Is It, and How Do You Deal With It?
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Concrete interior of unfinished garage basement apartment building trash colour with ladder and dlue day window light
Is Radon Dangerous? Here’s What to Know About This Radioactive Gas in Your Home
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Asbestos Thermal Pipe Insulation
Here’s Why Asbestos Fibers Are So Dangerous
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Dangerous asbestos roof panels - one of the most dangerous materials in the construction industry
14 Home Products and Materials That Contain Asbestos Fibers — And What to Do If You Find Them in Your House
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Wall GFCI outlet on a painted beige wall
What Is a Tamper-Resistant Electrical Outlet? (And Why You Need This Childproofing Feature in Your Home)
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White walled-carpeted living room with retro leather and wood furniture
10 Common Causes and Sources of Indoor Air Pollution
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Living room with a round fiber rug, glass and stone coffee table, white sofa with multi-colored pillows, windows of varied sizes, and a palm
14 Ways to Improve Your Indoor Air Quality
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Radon gas radiation detectors testing. Dosimetrist holding a portable gamma radiation dosimeter set on a long tube with sample probe .
Professional Radon Testing: What You Should Know
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Child Proof Door Knob Covers over doorknob with a kid's hand trying to open the door
Babyproofing Your Home: A Room-by-Room Checklist
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baby playing with ball behind safety gates
How to Prep Your Home for Baby: Babyproofing Basics
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Close up smoke detector on a ceiling.
Smoke Alarms and Carbon Monoxide Detectors: What You Need and Where They Should Go in Your Home
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Worker Using a Leak Detector near House Gas Lines
Gas Leaks in the Home — How to Detect Them and What to Do
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Person using a screwdriver to screw in place GFCI outlet
Preventing Electric Shock — the Ultimate Safety Guide for Home Improvement Projects
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A close-up of a red fire extinguisher on the floor in the corner against a white wall.
The Complete Fire Extinguisher Buying Guide
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Grey couch with white pillows and white tasseled blanket in contemporary living room with round wood coffee table, framed art, and rug
The 11 Hidden Health Hazards in Your Home
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