Fall

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Homeowner headaches: Protecting your basement from water damage

Melting snow, rain showers, and warmer weather, oh my! The signs of spring are a welcome sight...until all that extra water winds up in your...

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Climb with care and step up to safe ladder practices

If you own a home, chances are you own a ladder. Since they're such common tools, it's easy to forget just how dangerous they can be. According to...

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Heating your home safely

No matter how you choose to heat your home during the winter, a heating source can become a fire hazard if it's not properly maintained.  Here are ...

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Prevent carbon monoxide poisoning in your home

As temperatures drop, you turn on the heat to keep warm. But the increased use of heating and fuel-burning appliances in winter means a higher risk...

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Tick bite prevention and treatment

Summer is filled with outdoor activities. Whether you're camping, hiking, or doing some general exploring, it's important that you check for ticks....

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Hayrides, pumpkin patches, and haunted houses: Are your seasonal events insured?

Hayrides, pumpkin patches, haunted houses – all these special events require special responsibilities. If your nonprofit is holding a seasonal even...