Safety

Why Is A Furnace Inspection So Important? »

SUNDAY, NOVEMBER 4, 2018 ON ABC 10NEWS As the weather continues to cool off in San Diego, you may be tempted to turn on your heater. Have you had your heater inspected recently? Mauzy Heating & Air shares why heater inspections are important for your safety.

SawStop Safety Demonstration »

SUNDAY, NOVEMBER 4, 2018 ON ABC 10 It can be very rewarding to build something for your home, but safety needs to come first. Rockler Woodworking demonstrates how the SawStop can eliminate injuries by stopping it's blade as soon as it senses your hand. This safety feature allows you to enjoy woodworking with peace of mind.

Winter Home Maintenance To-Do List »

Many home maintenance and repair projects come around on an infrequent or even annual basis, and therefore can often be forgotten. With help from Resident Expert Gregg Cantor, we compiled this winter home maintenance to-do list to help you keep your home in tip-top shape this season.

Fire Prevention Tips »

SUNDAY, OCTOBER 21, 2018 ON ABC 10NEWS Fire safety in your home is important. Lou Manfredini, Ace's home expert, shares tips to keep you and , your family safe in case of a fire.

Protect Your Home From Fires »

SUNDAY, SEPTEMBER 23, 2018 ON ABC 10 As a resident in San Diego, fire can strike at any time.  Over 90% of the county is considered a fire zone. When building or remodeling in San Diego, there are minimum requirements to meet current fire codes, and I recommend talking to your designer or contractor about additional steps to protect your family and home in the event of a fire. There are great fireproof and fire restrictive products available.

Top Electrical Safety Items and Warning Signs

Top Electrical Safety Items and Warning Signs »

The most important function of your electrical system is to ensure life safety. Here, Jamar Power Systems has provided us the most common items to look for when it comes to electrical safety and the condition of the electrical work in a home.

Protect Your Home From Fire »

SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 1, 2018 ON ABC 10 Fire is one of the top security risks a home can face, especially in California. Knight Security discusses fire protection and the steps you can take to protect your home and family.

Pool Safety Tips To Keep Your Family Safe »

SATURDAY, JUNE 30, 2018 ON ABC 10 Drowning is the leading cause of unintentional death among children under the age of four. Payan Pool Service shares safety tips that will help you avoid tragedy and let your family have a safe and fun summer. 

Contractors State License Board Catches 17 Unlicensed Contractors In Undercover Investigation »

According to recent reports, the California Contractors State License Board's Statewide Investigative Fraud Team recently cited a number of unlicensed home improvement operators for placing bids over the legal threshold for unlicensed contractors and for violating state advertising rules after a two-day undercover sting in Santee.

Smoke Alarms and Carbon Monoxide Detectors »

SUNDAY, DECEMBER 17, 2017 ON ABC 10 The National Fire Protection Association reports that while 96 per cent of US homes have smoke alarms, 70 percent of home fire deaths occur where there is no working alarm. To protect your family, make sure you have working smoke alarms and carbon monoxide detectors.

Modern Emergency Alerts »

SUNDAY, DECEMBER 3, 2017 ON ABC 10 In the case of an emergency, are you set up to receive emergency alerts on your cell phone? Times have changed and we no longer use land lines, which are the traditional avenues for delivering emergency alerts. Number Barn explains how modern technology has changed how we obtain alerts in case of an emergency.