Who doesn’t love sitting around a crackling fireplace when it’s cold outside? Not only do fireplaces provide warmth, but they also create an amazing cozy atmosphere. It’s important to remember, however, that like all sources of heat, fires are a potential hazard, even when contained in a fireplace. To make sure your home is safe… Continue Reading.
There’s no doubt about it, Kansas winters can be brutal. While we are lucky to have plenty of ways to keep our homes cozy no matter what Mother Nature has to offer, we always have to keep safety in mind each heating season. Every heating system comes with some potential danger, especially if there are… Continue Reading.
Like it or not, summer’s long gone. This means we’re already in heating season, even if you’ve not yet lit your first fire or are resisting turning up the heat. While cozy homes are always pleasant, there are some dangers involved in keeping out the cold. Today we want to talk about a few of… Continue Reading.
By the time fall’s arrived, most people are more than ready for the cooler days and chilly nights. Soon enough though we’ll be facing winter, and that means we will be turning up the thermostat to fight off the sub-zero temperatures outside. Every year we hear tragic stories of house fires and carbon monoxide deaths… Continue Reading.
Carbon monoxide is often called the silent killer and sadly, it is responsible for many deaths across the nation every year. Fortunately, you can protect your family from this hidden danger with a bit of knowledge and some preventative measures. What is carbon monoxide? Carbon monoxide is an odorless, colorless gas that is the byproduct… Continue Reading.