14 Things To Do To Make Your Home Safer


14 Things To Do To Make Your Brooklyn Home Safer

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Get a  Free Lead DIY Test Kit  in NYC – To Test Your homes Water

Have Working and updated Smoke and Carbon Monoxide Alarms installed – alarms that flashes or vibrates could be ideal for visual or hearing impaired  residents

Get A Mold Test Kit

Keep Meds out of reach of visitors and young children

To avoid tip overs – secure TV Stands- dressers- Bookshelves to walls

Change Filters on furnace and central air systems

Pools – safety gates – raise fencing – water alarms

Declutter and have clear well lit paths throughout your home  – have working night-lights on stairs, hallways, bathrooms

Cover Electrical Outlets

For Seniors – strong sturdy handrails on stairs – remove throw rugs- lever style handles for easy use

Turn Down the thermostat on your homes water heater to 120 degrees – install anti -scalding devices that can automatically turn off water that gets too hot.

Know where the shut off valves for your gas, electric and water are located

Outdoors– have motion lights-  trim back tree limbs and hedges – clear gutters and drains of debris

 Home Address Market Can Be Seen From the Street

About Cadogan's Brooklyn Real Estate Blog

Brooklyn New York Real Estate Associate Broker Michele Cadogan is a Brooklyn NY real estate professional who understands the Brooklyn Real Estate Market. She makes the process of buying and selling real estate in Brooklyn a good experience. A long time Flatbush Brooklyn resident, she has a tremendous appreciation of the borough, its great history and its diverse communities. With a degree in Political Science and Economics she brings a balance perspective to the Brooklyn NY real estate experience. Experience in marketing Brooklyn New York homes to local, national and global buyers, clients can always expect quality service Truly a professional in a people oriented business. So, when you are looking for a real estate agent in Brooklyn to help you buy or sell a Brooklyn Real Estate home call Michele. Brooklyn homeowners if you want to sell your home call Michele for a Free Market Analysis of your Brooklyn home at 917-861-9166 Not ready to buy or sell a home in Brooklyn and simply looking to rent an apartment in Brooklyn or just curious about the price of home in your Brooklyn neighborhood. Call : Michele Cadogan Fillmore Real Estate Licensed Real Estate Associate Broker 917-861-9166 Your Brooklyn Real Estate Professional Brooklyn Real Estate homes for sale #BrooklynRealEstateForSale #MicheleKnowsBrooklynRealEstate #BrooklynHomesForSale
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