Monthly Archives: July 2014

The Ins & Outs of Staying Cool in a Power Outage

When the power goes out when it’s hot, it doesn’t have to be totally miserable. Here are a few strategies to help you through when the power is down, the mercury is rising and you don’t know what to do. Continue reading

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Celebrate National Night Out With Your Neighbors

On the first Tuesday of August (or possibly October), you can join the millions who are committed to making their communities safer by taking part in an existing event or planning your own. Even if you only attend a gathering, you’re still playing a part. Here are some tips for your Night Out gathering. Continue reading

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Keep the Fire (Pit) Burning, but Keep It Safe

Sitting around a backyard fire pit is one of the most enjoyable ways to spend a nice summer evening. But before you get out the graham crackers, chocolate and marshmallows for National S’mores Day on August 10, check out these guidelines to make sure you won’t get burned by an unsafe fire. Continue reading

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