Safety & Security

Information about home safety equipment as well as alarms and smoke & carbon monoxide detectors. For information about combined Smoke & CO Alarms see this review. Also don't miss our report on DIY Home Alarm Systems.

Safety Precautions Before Using A Power Drill

Use a drill safely

If you use power tools on a regular basis you're probably well versed with using them safely.

However it can be good from time to time to revisit these rules in a written form so you aren't complacent. Failure to comply with the rules may result in injury to yourself or others.

Some of the main rules which you'll need to conform to include:

How Celebrities Protect Their Property

Angelina and Brad - Chrisa Hickey [CC-BY-3.0 (], via Wikimedia Commons

Home security and property protection are always the two most important things in a homeowners mind, you have worked hard to get that property and you don’t want anybody damaging it or stealing from it. There are lots of hi-tech ways of doing this now, you can find most of them on celebrity homes around the world and for the purposes of this article I will outline some of the key ones to you.

10 DIY Home Security Projects


In the current economy many people are turning to do-it-yourself projects to save money.

This is especially true when it comes to home improvement and security. While there may be benefits to having a company come and install a high-tech security system in your home, it can also get expensive. Many people don’t realize there are small steps you can take on your own to prevent break-ins.