Questions You Might Have About Installing a Glass Shower Screen

A glass shower screen is a great way to open up a small bathroom; not only does it make the space seem bigger, but it also might reflect light so that even the smallest space seems brighter and more welcoming. They also work with any d├ęcor, so you don’t need to worry about constantly changing the shower curtain when you get new linens for the bath or decide to repaint. If you’re thinking about a glass shower screen, note a few questions you might have and then discuss these with a contractor as needed.

1. Do glass shower screens always show water stains?

If you’ve ever seen a glass shower screen with water spots or hard water buildup, note that this may be the fault of the water itself and a lack of regular cleaning. If your home has very hard water, meaning a lot of calcium and other sediment, …

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Family Fire Safety: Do Your Kids Know What to Do?

Do your kids know what to do in the event of a house fire? Family fire safety is something that should be addressed with your children to ensure that if the worst was to happen, everyone can quickly get to safety. So what are some of the things that should be discussed?

An Evacuation Plan

A family fire evacuation plan should be determined.

  • Draw a plan of your home, with all exits marked. These exits should include the windows. Your children should know of all the available exit points if they should ever need to evacuate your home.
  • If your children’s bedrooms are on the second floor, they should be instructed to make their way to a particular section of the roof (after exiting via a window) before waiting for assistance. Older children might be able to safely make their own way down to ground level.
  • A meeting point needs
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