Category Archives: Safety
Maybe I’m just too picky, but there are several good reasons why electrical wires should not be near the attic access stairs. One reason is mechanical damage. The spring has been rubbing against the wire for less than a … Continue reading
If you need more light, don’t bother cutting out a proper sized hole, just add a light bulb through the drywall. When the fire starts you’ll have plenty of light!!
Never have an HVAC return air duct in the garage. Period. If the car is running in the garage, the fumes (carbon monoxide, CO) will be drawn into the house…. Deadly. Don’t do it!
In order to make additional storage in their attic, this person just started cutting trusses. They made more room but now the roof structure is severely compromised.
This is truly a Hot Seat! How many ways can you see in this photo where you could be electrocuted?
If your garage door’s safety reverse keeps sending the door back up…. no problem, just re-position the electric ‘eyes’ and the probblem is solved. Never mind your kids or pets could be injured with this set up.