Make Life Easier: Vibrating Smoke Alarms, Glow-in-the-Dark Pets
Fire and the Hearing
If you’re hard of hearing, would you hear your smoke
detector in the event of a fire, especially if you’re in a sound sleep? The
United States Fire Administration has these words of advice for people with
your local fire department to find out whether you would qualify for free
installation of a fire alarm that makes your bed vibrate, or for one that
emits flashing lights.
smoke detectors on every floor of your home.
sure you have an escape plan in case of fire
your fire department to keep your special needs on file
Making it Easier to
Do you ever get up in the middle of the night for a
bathroom break and walk right into your sleeping dog? There’s a remedy for
Co-Leash, a pet product company, has created new
glow-in-the-dark leash and collar combined. All you have to do is expose the
product to any light source for five to 30 minutes. It’ll glow for up to 12
hours. According to the Co-Leash Web site, “The leash neatly wraps around the
collar and allows you to grab control at any time.” Co-leash sells for $19.95.
To order or to find out more about it, visit http://www.co-leash.com.