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SHOW #113 The Safe and Secure Home


HandyMa'amŽ Beverly DeJulio demonstrates various ways of making a home safe and secure, from installing a home security system to etching glass windows for privacy and beauty. HandyMa'amŽ provides life saving fire safety tips. Finally, HandyMa'amŽ shows a variety of steps for "child-proofing" the home.

Product Information

Home Improvement --Installing a Wireless Security System

  • Drill / driver: Black & Decker, www.Black&
  • Wireless home security system - Safe & Sound ™: Dimango Safe & Sound / Lansom Home Products
  • Batteries: Duracell, 203-796-4000
  • Hardwire security system, SafeHouse ™: Radio Shack,
  • Power screwdriver: Skil,


Simple Solution #1 -- Reinforcing Windows with Nails

  • Drill / driver: Black & Decker, www.Black&

Create It -- Etching and Frosting Glass

  • Glass etching cream: Armour Etch,
  • Glass frosting spray paint: Krylon,

Maintain It -- Childproofing Your Home

  • Cabinet: Cabinet Connection, 847-891-1685
  • Cabinet locks, child safety products: Safety First, 1-800-962-7233
  • Chemicals: Sunnyside,
  • Fire safe cabinet, tool cabinet: Waterloo,


Charles Burns Jr., Deputy District Chief and Coordinator of Public Education for the Chicago Fire Department. Chief Burns talks about the importance of fire safety around the home and has some tips for keeping your family protected.

Beverly DeJulio's wardrobe provided by
Paul Harris,

Furnishings provided by
Marshall Fields, 1-800-480-1623

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