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Spring cleaning can alleviate allergies

Leave carpet and upholstery shampooing to the professionals, as excess moisture can contribute to mold and dust mites, which aggravate allergy symptoms.

Regular housecleaning can remove many common allergy triggers and help alleviate symptoms. Knowing which common home improvement mistakes can aggravate allergies can help homeowners avoid them. Continue reading

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The dangers of driving with old headlights

Philips Upgrade headlight bulbs (right) put more light on the road than older, more traditional halogen headlights, which are standard in many vehicles.

Though drivers typically recognize the need to have their oil changed and their tires rotated, few may realize the importance of tending to their headlights as well. Continue reading

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How drivers can make road trip season more eco-friendly

Driving is not always the most eco-friendly activity. However, there are various ways to enjoy spring road trips without compromising the environment. Continue reading

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Ways technology is making motorcycles safer

Upon the return of warm weather, motorcycle enthusiasts should revisit safety protocols and even explore the technological innovations that are helping to make motorcycling safer. Continue reading

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Stay safe on wet roadways all year long

Mastering driving techniques on slick, water-logged roads can help motorists avoid accidents and injuries. Continue reading

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The benefits of child-safe home improvements

All family members should be considered when home improvements are being planned, especially the youngest household residents who may not be responsible enough to avoid accidents and injuries. Continue reading

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Home security for the do-it-yourselfer

Many people consider installing security systems in their homes to improve their sense of well-being. Whether one owns or rents, individuals may be surprised to learn that do-it-yourself security systems can be savvy investments. Continue reading

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Keep safe this holiday season and avoid medical mishaps

Revelers who celebrate a bit too much can pose a threat, as can road weary travelers or overnight guests who unknowingly put loved ones in harm’s way during their stays. Thankfully, many accidents that occur during the holiday season are avoidable if holiday celebrants focus on safe ways to celebrate. Continue reading

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How to create an effective fire safety plan

Because fire is such a formidable foe, it’s imperative that people from all walks of life have a fire safety plan. Continue reading

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Black Friday safety tips

The unofficial beginning to the holiday shopping season, Black Friday compels many people to get out of bed in the middle of the night in the hopes of landing great deals on gifts for their loved ones. The competition to … Continue reading

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