Easy Living Everyday

Your family members spend a lot of their free time at home so make it more convenient and comfortable to live in with these simple improvements.

  • 10 Easy Age Proofing Ideas

    Want to ageproof your home to stay in control - and in your home - as you age? Are you an adult child helping your parents make their home more comfortable and convenient to get around? Use this list to come up with a plan.
  • Lighting a Family Friendly Home

    Make your home safe and comfortable for all the members of your household with these good lighting practices that make it a better place to live.
  • Rightsizing a Home

    Rightsizing a home has come to mean downsizing to a smaller place when kids have left home and parents are left with unused space. Here are suggestions to help you determine the right size home for you.
  • Charging Station

    Keep all your cell phones, PDAs and everything else requiring a charger powered up and in one convenient place.
  • Emergency Numbers

    Plan ahead for a household emergency with contact information that's easy to find.
  • Daily Check In

    Alert neighbors that you're OK with a simple visual message.
  • Smoke and CO Detector

    Protect your home and family from a dangerous fire and carbon monoxide incident by installing smoke and CO detectors.
  • Improve Lighting Levels

    Upgrade the lighting in your home and make it more accessible and safer.
  • Switch to a Dimmer Switch

    Install dimmer switches throughout the house and create a safe and comfortable environment for all the members of your family.
  • Make an Escape Plan

    Plan ahead for a household evacuation to avoid confusion when and if the real thing happens.