Archives for Safety

Smart Homes – Risk and Reward

In this day and age, everything in your home can be controlled by a single voice command. Siri and Alexa are convenient to have, there is no denying that, but you should weigh the pros and cons before purchasing a smart home device. Get insightful information through this article! Learn More
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Home Security

Avoid the risk of burglary and theft, save yourself the stress of dealing with stolen possessions and a damaged property. Learn about the best home security systems in Canada and the provinces where they provide the service.  Get Started Here
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Safety Tool kit for DIY Renovation Projects

  Tackling a DIY home renovation or project? Being prepared and having the proper protective gear is the first place to start. No matter the project size, you should always be wearing the appropriate protective gear! Click here for a safety tool kit for your DIY projects.  
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What to do in a Power Outage

As winter refuses to leave Ottawa, and pelt us with a big ice storm/freezing rain, it has left many without power due to several Hydro poles down in areas across the city. Click here for more information on what to do before, during, and after a power outage.  
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Ottawa Winter Survival Guide

 Ottawa Winter Survival Guide: Tips & Tricks Well, that time of year we all dread has snuck up on us chillingly fast. Here are some Winter Survival Tips on what you should carry with you to help get you through. Whether you’re new to Ottawa or have simply erased any and all previous winter memories, this list can help you out. Click here to see Ottawa’s Winter Survival Guide.  
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Heat wave continues into Wednesday: Here’s how to stay safe

Though this extended summer may be nice for some, it still can present some risks as a Heat Warning was issued for Ottawa that will extend until Wednesday. Extreme heat can effect anyone, though the risks are greater for children, pregnant woman, the elderly, and people working outside (among others). Be safe and continue to monitor the weather as it comes. If you need advice on how to stay safe until this heat breaks, click here for an interesting resource with some great tips
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