Got too much stuff? Get rid of it—and generate some cash in the process. Spring cleaning often leads to the urge to purge. This may explain why spring is one of the most popular times of the year for yard … Continued
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Buckle up and turn your next road trip into a veritable treasure hunt. If the words “flea market” bring to mind a few dozen people rummaging through boxes full of dusty knickknacks, prepare to be surprised. Thanks to television shows … Continued
Do your allergies flare up when you switch on your central air or heat? You’re not alone. Turning on the air conditioning or furnace when the weather changes stirs up all kinds of allergens, and circulates them throughout the house. Take a look at what may be lurking in your vents, and learn what you can do to clean up the air in your home.
If the smoke alarm goes off in your home, do you and your family have a fire escape plan?
In 2011, fire departments responded to 370,000 home fires – and while not all home fires are preventable, creating a fire-prevention plan can reduce the risk of fire in your home. Check out the home fire prevention tips below to keep your home and family safe.
Tickets are available for the inaugural Nationwide Children’s Hospital 200. The December 2012 announcement of the Nationwide Children’s Hospital 200 at the Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course was more than an exciting moment for thousands of motorsports fans in Ohio. It … Continued
Your family estate probably doesn’t look like Downton Abbey, but don’t let that stop you. Estate sales aren’t just for the rich and famous. In fact, an estate sale is an efficient way to liquidate a house full of belongings, … Continued
Keep the queasiness to a minimum with these tips. Even the most anticipated of outings can cause family-wide dread when carsickness comes into the picture. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), children ages 2 to12 years … Continued
Fire prevention in the home is something we all need a refresher on from time to time. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, about 85 percent of fire deaths happen in the home, and those household fires are responsible for billions of dollars in property damages each year. The good news is that nearly all home fires are preventable by watching out for a few common fire hazards
Nationwide continues to help those living in affected areas. Battling the elements and the widespread damage from downed trees, power lines and debris, Nationwide came to the aid of customers and communities affected by Sandy. The effort started within hours … Continued
Tips to keep your little ones safe from a notorious poison. Lead poisoning is a serious health risk, and it’s more common than you might think. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), at least 4 million … Continued
When the weather outside is frightful, keeping your house cozy is delightful. Just do it safely. There’s nothing like coming in from the cold to a nice warm house. And, like many homeowners, you may be turning to alternative heating … Continued
Try a few principles of this ancient practice for a new outlook. If you want to start the new year off right, a few changes around the house can do the trick. You don’t have to go to great lengths. … Continued