Category Archives: Safety

№ 001E: Kitchen Fire Extinguishers

Cooking is the leading cause of home fires and injuries, according to the National Fire Protection Association. Yet, only an estimated 25 percent of U.S. households have a kitchen fire extinguisher on hand to help contain or extinguish a small fire. A study published by the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) found that 75 percent of range or stove… Read more »

№ 001B: 911 Address Sign

Making it easy for fire fighters and paramedics to find your house is very important, and because 911 porch light flashers are now very difficult to find, we need a reliable, low-tech method of helping them. Enter the reflective house number sign. These use retroreflective sheeting applied to a metal base, with numbers also made from retroreflective sheeting applied on… Read more »