Category Archives: Home Safety

Holiday Travels

While you are off enjoying your holidays, the last thing you want to worry about is your home and its safety. Here is a quick checklist of things you can do to put your mind at ease. Have a friend you trust pick up your mail and newspapers. Ask them to pick up anything around […]


Be ready for any emergency with this kit

Unexpected things can happen at any time, that’s why we call them emergencies. The Federal Emergency Management Agency or FEMA makes a standard recommendation to all Americans that you have enough basic supplies on hand to survive an emergency for at least three days. The creation of a “Ready” kit needs to be assembled now. […]


Preparing for a Water Emergency

Have you ever heard of a water meter key? You might want to read the rest of this post and find out what it is. My suggestion to homeowners with Fairfax homes for sale: buy one before you need it. Oh, no! It’s 3 o’clock in the morning and a pipe just burst. Water is […]