Having regular safety checkups is also critical to keeping your home and family safe.
Smoke alarms are the most effective way to prevent a fire from happening. They should be regularly tested and installed on each level of the home.
Never leave cooking unattended and keep flammable materials out of reach of hot surfaces. Also, make sure that GFCIs are working properly.
Conduct an electrical safety check in your home. Doing so can help prevent accidents and minimize risks. If you are unable to complete a safety, checkup, call your local handyman to assist you.
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