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Allergy Relief

9 Common Asthma Triggers and How to Fight Them

Any number of things in the home can trigger an asthma attack or discomfort, forcing suffers to turn to inhalers or other medications for relief. But the best “treatment” for asthma sufferers is prevention,...

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Treating Household Burns

Ever burn yourself on a hot iron or stove and rub butter on it? That’s what moms have done for years, and while it feels good, it can make things worse. According to the...

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Post-Olympics Blahs? Find Winter Sports Near You

If you’re suffering from post-Olympics withdrawal, maybe it’s time to take advantage of all the snow and ice that’s accumulated this winter.  Some of the best places for winter sports are on our public...

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How Much Paint Do You Need for That?

Now that we’ve covered the different paint sheens and what uses they are best suited for and apps for finding the paint that matches the color you want, how about figuring out how much...

fireplace

11 Tips for Safer Fireplace Fires

It’s fireplace season, and whether you use your fireplace for pure enjoyment or as a source for heat in your home, it’s important that it be readied for the season and maintained properly to...

BBQ Grill Safety

It’s Peak Season for Grill-related Fires

June and July are the peak months for grilling-related fires. According to the National Fire Protection Association (NFPA), for the years 2006-2010, fire departments responded to an average of 8,600 home and outside fires...