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Do It Yourself HOME PREVENTION

Easy! Secure Your Exterior Doors: Check & Replace Short Hinge Screws

By on October 4, 2017

It’s Saturday morning, I’m coffee’d up and ready for a simple DIY project.  It’s an easy home security upgrade that’s one of the most important things every homeowner/apt. dweller needs to do: check the length of the hinge screws that attach your door to the door frame. Hinge screws…


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AWARENESS Do It Yourself STORIES

Shambhala Warriors. Are You One?

By on January 4, 2017

In a world full of too many wars, ill will, negative words, and dangerous intolerance….this message, to me, has resonance.

Joanna Macy is interviewed and tells a story of a 1,200 year old prophecy shared with her in the 1980’s….

 

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Do It Yourself HOME PREVENTION

Holiday Checklist: Home Security & Peace of Mind

By on December 6, 2016
I've compiled a list of tried and true home security measures to do before you step out, or pack the family in the car. Nine are basic practices, five are advanced measures to install ahead of time (now?) to make sure your house is not an easy target.
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Do It Yourself HOME PREVENTION

Easy Door Security: Measure an Inch

By on October 25, 2016
For deadbolts to be effective they have to extend (or “throw”) a full inch.
Suzy Meyer, Author
Pittsburgh, PA

I'm a landscape architect, gardener, and of late, a certified NRA instructor. I enjoy practicing T’ai Chi, playing bocce, and walking through watersheds.. This blog is my journey full of learning curves to calm the chaos.

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