The Top 50 Best Sprinklers for Your Lawn & Garden

by Caitlin McCormack in Family Living

 

Sprinklers might not typically be thought of as an unsafe household item, but the Consumer Product Safety Commission’s (CPSC) National Electronic Injury Surveillance System (NEISS) estimates there were more than 2,273 reported cases of injuries to children under the age … Continue reading

 
 

Greenhouse Buying Guide: The 40 Best Greenhouses

by Caitlin McCormack in Family Living

 

Greenhouses are an excellent way to help extend your growing season, protecting plants from extreme temperatures and the elements, as well as for starting plants from seeds. They are generally quite reasonably priced and are made from durable materials that … Continue reading

 
 

The Top 50 Best Weeders for Trimming Your Yard

by Caitlin McCormack in Family Living

 

While very few children under the age of 18 are injured due to use of weed whackers and other power lawn trimmers, it is important to keep a few safety precautions in mind while using. Never allow children to operate … Continue reading

 
 

Gazebo Buying Guide: The 50 Best Gazebos for Your Backyard

by Caitlin McCormack in Family Living

 

Gazebos can be a practical way to expand your outdoor living space, and provide your family with shelter from the elements. They are excellent for providing coverage over dining areas, hot tubs, and even outdoor grills. There are a few … Continue reading

 
 

The 50 Safest Booster Seats for Your Child

by Caitlin McCormack in Family Living, Family Safety

 

When properly installed and used correctly, booster seats can reduce the risk for serious injury for children aged 4 to 8 years by 45% compared with seat belt use alone, which makes their use imperative. Research by the Centers for … Continue reading

 
 

The 40 Safest and Best Dishwashers

by Caitlin McCormack in Family Living

 

While dishwashers aren’t typically considered to be a particularly dangerous item — the Consumer Product Safety Commission’s (CPSC) National Electronic Injury Surveillance System (NEISS) estimates there were less than 50 injuries to children under the age of 18 caused by … Continue reading

 
 

The 40 Best Freezers for Home and Garage Use

by Caitlin McCormack in Family Living

 

While you might not consider a freezer to be a particularly dangerous item, it is still important to keep in mind that freezers can and do cause injury. Possible injuries that can be caused by a freezer include bruises, cuts, … Continue reading

 
 

The 40 Best Washers and Dryers for Doing Laundry

by Caitlin McCormack in Family Living

 

Modern washers and dryers have made light work of what used to be a tedious chore only 100 years ago. But with so many features and options available, how do you find a model that’s right for you? Here are … Continue reading

 
 

The 35 Best Smart Home Security Systems for 2016

by Caitlin McCormack in Burglar Proofing, Crime Prevention, Home Alarms, Home Security

 

Home security has come a long way over the years, with today’s models featuring all the bells and whistles that allow for them to be fully integrated with home networking systems and smart devices. Of course you’ll want to ensure … Continue reading

 
 

The Top 50 Baby Cribs: Tips for Choosing the Best

by Caitlin McCormack in Family Living

 

Newborns can sleep up to 20 hours a day, so you want to ensure the crib you choose is a solid and sturdy model. In the past, drop-sided cribs were a major safety concern for the potential to pinch and … Continue reading

 
 

The 35 Best Outdoor Surveillance Cameras in 2016

by Caitlin McCormack in Family Safety

 

An outdoor surveillance camera can be a practical and economical way to protect and secure your home. There are several factors to consider when looking for a model that is best for your needs, with the most important aspect for … Continue reading

 
 

The 50 Best Pieces of Home Exercise Equipment

by Caitlin McCormack in Uncategorized

 

Working out at home can be a convenient way to get your daily exercise requirements in without the time and hassle it takes to get to the gym. There are a number of choices when it comes to purchasing equipment … Continue reading

 
 

The 50 Best Pet Surveillance Cameras

by Caitlin McCormack in Family Living

 

Your furry friend is an important part of your family, so it only makes sense that you’d want to keep an eye on them when you aren’t at home. There are multiple products available on the market for keeping a … Continue reading

 
 

The 50 Best Pet Gates to Keep Your Pet Safe

by Caitlin McCormack in Family Living

 

Pets gates are an invaluable item when your furry friend is a puppy or new to your home and can help to keep them safe and secure or away from dangerous areas. There are two main styles of gates: those … Continue reading

 
 

The 40 Best Baby Mattresses for Cribs and Toddler Beds

by Caitlin McCormack in Family Living

 

Your child’s mattress is a piece of furniture that will get a lot of use, given that newborns can sleep up to 20 hours a day! A quality mattress can make for a comfortable night’s rest for your little one. … Continue reading