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WIN! £150 in M&S vouchers courtesy of ARC Angel

ARC Angel is a monitoring system helping vulnerable people to live independently and safely in their own homes for longer. Suitable for the elderly, infirm, disabled and those with memory problems, ARC Angel is an activity monitoring and alert system that can be used either on a standalone basis or as part of an individual’s care package within the home to provide round-the-clock assurance for family member ...

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Keep your home safe

As the 21st-century home is becoming smarter every day, smart devices in the home now form a big part of people’s lives and provide the flexibility of controlling and managing our homes, even without being there. ADT Smart Home is the new smart security solution for modern living from UK’s leading home security provider, ADT. Whatever your lifestyle it makes life just that little bit easier by letting you m ...

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How to get your kids to embrace tech responsibly

Screen time can be a brilliant opportunity to teach kids to solve problems, to think creatively and to formulate and organise their ideas independently. To make sure they’re using their screens safely and productively, try the following approaches: Encourage kids to regulate their own screen time: give kids a time allowance for using their screens and let them decide when to use it. Then, let them choose an ...

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WIN! £250 Halfords car care and service voucher, plus a selection of products containing Bitrex!

Partners in safety When Halfords and Bitrex got together it was a meeting of two companies both dedicated to safer family life. By adding the bitterest additive in the world 'Bitrex' to their screen-wash and anti-freeze, Halfords were helping to make winters safer for toddlers and children. Every car needs anti-freeze and screen wash to see them through the winter in one piece, but these products are not th ...

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Internet Matters report shows gulf between parents and children on the web

Internet Matters launched new research which shows how children are leaving their parents behind when it comes to knowledge and use of the internet. The study highlights the challenges that parents face in keeping up with what their children are doing online, with 48% believing their children know more about the internet than they do and 73% of children agreeing. The Internet Matters ‘Pace of Change’ report ...

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WIN! A Yale Easy Fit 2 Camera CCTV System with Home Secure

Home Secure - The Security Specialists are offering At Home readers the chance to win a Yale Easy Fit 2 Camera CCTV System! Did you know that houses with CCTV are 90% less likely to be burgled? CCTV systems are a fantastic criminal deterrent and offer a high security DIY solution for your home. Whether it's for your home or business, The Yale CCTV range offers a complete solution with 650 TVL cameras, night ...

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Don’t overlook student security this September

Recent statistics have revealed that one in six students has been a victim of theft during university*. So, whether you’re going to study for the first time, or returning after the summer break, protecting yourself and your belongings cannot be underestimated for a stress-free term. University students are one of the most high-risk groups for theft**, as student digs are often in the more deprived areas of ...

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WIN! A complete Thudguard kids safety set, worth over £100!

It's normal for young children to sustain bumps and bruises occasionally as part of exploring.  However, learning to walk in a world of hard surfaces can turn a special moment into a heart rendering incident in a flash.  Consider for one moment being the height of an average toddler. If you're not sure about this, get down on your hands and knees and have a wander around.  Look at all the furniture and hard ...

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Top tips for driving in summer

Well, from the window at Blog Towers it looks like summer’s here. It may be the usual British thing, when we all get overexcited and start wearing shorts, only to have to cover up with a duffel coat days later, but at the moment it’s looking very promising. Hot wheels Long sunny days can be the perfect opportunity to get out and about in your car. You’ll have some wonderful days out with barely a cloud in t ...

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Top tips for a stress-free summer getaway

It’s the start of your summer getaway; the car is packed, the papers are cancelled, and the only thing left to do is upload an ‘on-route’ photo to Facebook to make your friends jealous. But did you know that over 75% of burglars use information on social media to locate potential targets*? A recent warning from the UK’s financial watchdog has revealed that break-in insurance claims can be rejected if it loo ...

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Keeping your toddlers entertained (and safe) around the pool

Having a shimmering pool at your disposal when on holiday is a real advantage. Children, whatever their ages, are just drawn to the cool crystal waters, wanting to jump straight in for a splash even before the cases are unpacked! Hours of splashing around make for some great entertainment, fun, laughter and energy burning exercise. All the shrieking and excitement is fabulous for the pool-savvy swimmer who’ ...

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