Putting Together a Pet Emergency Survival Kit

11 Items for Your Dog’s First Aid Kit

While many of our readers already have an emergency disaster kit for themselves packed and ready to go, quite a few of them don’t yet have an emergency kit in place for their pets. This post is specifically aimed for those with dogs but if you have other pets too, you should be able to easily put an emergency kit together for them also. It is always a smart and safe idea to be prepared…

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What is the Lifespan of Smoke and Carbon Monoxide Detectors?

Smoke and carbon monoxide detectors are essential pieces of safety equipment for every home. The problem is that many homeowners just seem to install them and then forget about them. They believe that once they are installed, as long as they change the batteries they are going to keep them safe but this isn’t quite true and those thoughts could prove fatal. A large percentage of all home fires could have been prevented. In 3…

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How to Protect Your Property from Vandals

Whether you are worried about vandalism or have already been a victim of it, we hope that the tips shown here can help to keep your property safe. By vandalism we are talking about the damage or defacement of property which also counts as criminal damage. It doesn’t matter if it is a home or business premises, the steps that can be taken are the same for all. In the UK, the most common types…

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Home security

UK: What You Can Legally do if an Intruder Breaks Into Your Home

There seems to be a lot of confusion when it comes to what a homeowner can legally do if an intruder breaks into their home. The CPS has released a summary outlining your position if you are ever faced with an intruder in your home. How far are you allowed to legally go to protect yourself and others? Well let’s take a look and find out… While the CPS and the police urge all homeowners…

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Home Defense: Surveillance Cameras

33 Tips for a Safer Home

Your home is generally a pretty safe place to be but that doesn’t mean that there aren’t risks. People sustain serious injury and even death from accidents in and around the home each year, many of which could have been prevented. From house fires to intruders, we are going to share an amazing some great for a safer home. These tips are easy to implement and use straight away and in a lot of cases,…

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