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Safety Tip: Close Your Bedroom Door at Night

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Looking Inside: Indoor Home Maintenance for Fall

Help make your home cozier and safer this winter – and save on energy costs

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5 Outdoor Home Maintenance Musts for Fall

Use these tips to protect your biggest investment

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Home Fire Safety Checklist

Decades of UL research into fire behavior show that 40 years ago, a home occupant had 17 minutes to escape a fire. Today that has been reduced to just three min

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Power Up Safely When the Power Goes Down

Tips for buying a generator and preventing shock, fire or injury.

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Don’t Let DIY Home Security Measures Jeopardize Safety

Recent ‘tips’ to avoid garage break-ins can actually be dangerous

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Fidget Spinners: Harmless Fad or Dangerous Gamble

Fidget Spinners

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Hurricane Season is Here! 5 Preparedness Tips You Can Tackle Today

It only takes one hurricane to devastate a community.

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Storm Safety: How to Help Keep You and Your Home Safe During a Storm

​Storms and tornadoes are popping up across the US and many wonder how they can keep their families and homes, both inside and outside, safe.

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Cold Without the Snap - Preventing Ice Damage at Home

Whether it’s the result of freezing rain or simply part of the thaw-freeze cycle that happens when the sun is out, ice is part of winter weather.

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Keep Your House Warm and Your Family Safe

Whatever heating options you choose, it’s also a good idea to look for UL Certified products to help ensure they’ve been tested for safe use.

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Christmas Tree Buying Tips: How Fresh (and Safe) Is that Evergreen?

Whether fresh or fake, you want a tree that won't go up in flames.

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The Gift Of Christmas Tree Safety

Christmas trees are a fire hazard. Stay safe by following these tips

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Close Your Door! Fires Are Getting Faster, But You Can Get Ahead

UL’s Fire Safety Research Institute launched the “Close Your Door” public service announcement to get this important fire safety tip out to as many families as

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House Fire Safety: Don’t Wait, Check the Date

Smoke alarms should be replaced every 10 years. Don't wait, learn more about fire safety.

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Tamper-Resistant Electrical Outlets: Why they make sense

Tamper resistant outlets help keep you and your family safe from electrical shock.