Tag Archives: safety

Heating Safely this Okanagan Winter

There is no doubt that Okanagan winters are cold. You enjoy a nice day up at the ski hill or finish a long day at work and all you want to do is curl up in front of your wood stove or pellet stove. However, if you plan to us these heating systems, lets cover […]

Homeowners Insurance and Backyard Fire Pits

With summer nights in full swing, homeowners are picturing ways to enjoy their backyards. Accessorizing the backyard means ponds, vegetable gardens, and fire pits! Whether you’re roasting marshmallows with the kids or enjoying some time with your friends, the appeal of an outdoor fire pit is easy to see. Deciding whether to purchase or build […]

Avoiding Home Renovation Disasters

The spring like weather has everyone dreaming about a new kitchen, a brand new deck, or a fresh coat of paint in their living room. As there is no problem tackling home renovations by yourself, we have all heard the horror stories of a DIY project gone wrong. Hitting an obstacle that increases your costs […]

Motorcycle Safety

Freedom, the wind hitting your face, and the smell of fresh air in the summer is what the motorcycle hype is all about. Hitting the road and going for a joy ride is what all motorcyclists enjoy. However, we must all remember that motorcycles are smaller than passenger vehicles, they are harder to see and […]

Holiday Parking Lot Safety

Clearly the holiday season is a buy and hectic time. The roads and parking lots become crowded and slippery from the snow. With everyone going out, trying to get everything on their lists and catching the latest sales, it can get very exhausting. Yes, you- and just about everyone else- is in a rush to […]

September is Baby Safety Month!

September is national baby safety month! We know that keeping you little one’s safe is your #1 priority. We have put together a few tips for you to keep your baby safe. Try to remember these small tips throughout your baby’s infant years. 1.     In the car: Always use federally approved baby seats when travelling […]

Halloween Safety Tips

Halloween is a very exciting time of year. Your children get to dress up as their favorite character, their aspiring career, or their role model and trick-or-treat through the neighborhood. With all the excitement of finding your favorite costume and collecting goodies, it is easy to forget about safety. We want to address a few […]

Backyard Fire Pit Safety

A blazing, backyard fire pit is perfect on a cool night- unless the flames become uncontrollable. We want your summer nights to be enjoyable and safe, therefore we have taken the time to tell you a few backyard safety tips you should be aware of when having an outdoor fire.Take these safety precautions. What to […]