Home > Hazards

Hazards...

Below are our articles on the subject of Hazards. If you can't see what you are looking for our other categories are displayed on the left under 'Our Quick Links'...
Childproofing Your Home and Making It Safe for Children
Childproofing Your Home and Making It Safe for Children
How it’s important that you try to view potential dangers in your home from a child’s perspective as it’s not always the most obvious sources of danger that could do…...
Coping With Flood Damage And Action You Should Take
Coping With Flood Damage And Action You Should Take
How your own survival should be placed above any consideration to protect your property and belongings. The importance of knowing where to obtain external help and…...
Dangers From Asbestos
Dangers From Asbestos
How asbestos in the home should only be removed if it is damaged or has been disturbed. The serious health risks posed by asbestos and why you should really consider…...
Dealing with Household Waste Safely
Dealing with Household Waste Safely
What we can do to deal with household waste safely and steps we can take to ensure that our own waste is managed properly and minimised wherever possible....
Floods - Prevention and Preparation
Floods - Prevention and Preparation
How it’s important to understand what the various categories of flood warnings mean and how you should prepare for an imminent flood. Why it’s important to co-operate…...
How Clutter Affects Safety
How Clutter Affects Safety
How clutter not only makes your house look untidy, it also wastes your time in trying to find things and makes necessary storage a problem. More importantly, however,…...
Protect Your Home From Lightning Strikes
Protect Your Home From Lightning Strikes
How to protect your home in the event of a lightning strike. Things you can install to prevent or minimise damage and routine checks you should make when a…...
The Most Toxic Places In Your Home
The Most Toxic Places In Your Home
How certain everyday chemicals and substances in the home can be extremely toxic and where they can be found. Suitable alternative solutions and useful tips....
Topics
Add to my Yahoo!
Add to Google
Stumble this
Add to Twitter
Add To Facebook
RSS feed
You should seek independent professional advice before acting upon any information on the SaferHouses website. Please read our Disclaimer.