Trick-or-Treating Safety Tips

Did you know that children are more than twice as likely to be hit by a car and killed on Halloween than on any other day of the year according to the National Safety Council’s research? With Halloween quickly approaching, it is important to remind your little ghouls and goblins to stay safe and alert […]

Indoor Fireplace Safety

Not too many things compare to curling up in front of a cozy fire within your home during the fall months. While the warmth, smell, crackle, and glow of a wood fire can create a pleasant and peaceful environment, they can also lead to a dangerous and destructive situation if the fireplace is not used […]

Campfire Safety Tips

Doesn’t the smell of sweet marshmallows toasting over an open campfire make you think of a great summertime camping trip? How about a delicious hotdog roasting on a stick over the same fire? I am salivating just thinking about both! When enjoying a campfire and the related yummy foods, it is imperative to remember to do so safely. Restore Construction, […]

Grill Season Safety

There is nothing better than the smell of food on the grill at outdoor summer parties. Warm afternoons and evenings spent grilling and on a patio, in a pool, or merely in a backyard with family and friends allow for fabulous memories. Many of us have already pulled out our grills and hosted our first BBQ of the year. As […]

Cooking Fire Safety

With Easter around the corner, many of you will be cooking your favorite family recipes.  I sure will be!  As I cook, I always keep in mind the significance of remaining alert while doing so, especially since cooking fires are the leading cause of home fires and home injuries.  According to the National Fire Protection Association (“NFPA”), […]

Smoke Alarm Safety

Did you know that approximately 3 out of 5 deaths related to fires occur in homes in which no smoke alarms are installed or the alarms that are installed are not properly functioning? Are smoke alarms installed throughout your home?  If so, when is the last time you tested them? Smoke alarms are essential to […]