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Ground fault circuit interrupters (GFCI)

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Staying safe around buried gas pipelines

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Carbon monoxide - the invisible enemy

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Be prepared for bad weather

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Aging in place

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Using universal design principals, your home can adapt to your changing lifestyle needs.

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Electrical safety and childproofing

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Make sure your electrical appliances, tools and outlets are safe, and be careful around electrical equipment outdoors.

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