5 Tips to Keep You and Your Home Safer from Fires

Last week a great portion of Colorado’s front range was under red flag warning for fire danger. Sparked by warmer, dryer weather with lots of wind, the warning was issued to reduce the chances of fires.

At Interstate Roofing we want you and your roofs to stay safe, so we found some tips that can help you protect yourself and your home now.

https://www.thisoldhouse.com/ideas/5-ways-to-make-your-home-safer5 Ways to Make Your Home Safer | This Old House You no doubt have smoke detectors in your home, and you may have a wide assortment of non-skid mats, baby gates, grab bars, and handrails to help keep your family safe. Maybe not, according to Meri-K Appy, president of the Home Safety Council, who says that maintaining a safe environment at home takes practice — literally. The sight of that little alarm snug up against your ceiling may make you feel safe, but if the battery has died or the detector has reached the end of its life, it will be useless to you in a fire. Via thisoldhouse.com

 

 

Take Flight During Your Extended Stay in San Antonio

People come for an extended stay at Dwelling Suites in San Antonio, for a variety of different reasons. Whether you are here for corporate housing, a short-term housing solution, vacation, or just a worry-free place to stay you will surely want to get out and experience some of the unique opportunities that the city has to offer.

At Dwelling suites we try to keep our eyes open and ear to the ground in case there are any unique opportunities you might want to take advantage of. The Witte Museum is always a great stop and right now they have a cool new exhibit where you can see what it’s like to get into the cockpit of a plane. Check out more information about the simulator below.

http://www.sanantoniomag.com/Online/February-2017/Going-Above-and-Beyond-at-the-Witte-Museum/Going Above and Beyond at the Witte Museum – Online – February 2017 You don’t have to earn your pilot’s license to learn what it’s like to fly at the Witte Museum’s latest exhibition, Above and Beyond presented by the Boeing Co. Created in celebration of the 100th anniversary of Boeing Defense, Space & Security, the exhibition uses simulators and other technology to give visitors the chance to learn what it’s like to fly—whether a bird, airplane or spacecraft. Each component of the exhibition, which opens Saturday, Feb. 18 and runs through May 7, helps make STEM learning fun with challenges that involve engineering, technology and more. Here, we preview a few things not to miss when you’re there. Read more…

 

Get a Jump Start on Your Spring Cleaning

As spring inches nearer, spring cleaning is starting to pop up on our to-do lists. We know that it’s not something that is very fun but it always feels great afterward. Getting an early start on your cleaning can make it less overwhelming when you decide to go in for the full deep-clean.

At CLC Roofing in Dallas, we believe in working smarter.  Here are some smart tips that will help you get a head start on your cleaning.

http://www.bhg.com/homekeeping/house-cleaning/tips/cleaning-hacks/“I Had No Idea…” Cleaning Hacks to Add to Your Bag of Tricks Be a better and faster cleaner with these clever ideas that use why-didn’t-I-think-of-that tools and creative techniques that help take the work out of your chore list. So tuck these ideas into your bag of tricks and consider your home cleaning done. Read more…

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