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Preparing Your Home for the Holiday Season

The holiday season has arrived, which brings a unique set of safety challenges each year. We've compiled several safety precautions to take this season- to keep you safe and jolly! Read more.

Change your batteries and “Fall Back” this weekend!

This Sunday, November 1st, turn your clock back one hour and enjoy an extra hour of sleep! As we proceed into the late fall and early winter, our days are getting shorter, prompting the annual tradition of optimizing daylight until the spring brings us longer days in March. Read more.

Sound the Alarm: October is Fire Prevention Month

October is National Fire Prevention Month – making it an excellent time to examine your preparedness of a household fire. National Fire Prevention Month is sponsored by the National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) and has roots that date back to The Great Chicago Fire of 1871. Read more.

Cozy up to Autumn: Fall Safety Awareness

Known for pumpkin pie and crisp nights, fall is undoubtedly a favorite season among many. With lower temperatures, longer nights and back-to-school season in full swing, a change in season calls for a change in safety awareness. Below are tips to keep our community safe so everyone can enjoy a festive autumn. Read more.

Celebrating Community with National Night Out

Hundreds of residents turned out for National Night Out 2015, a nationwide community effort to promote safe neighborhoods and vibrant communities. The event, held annually since 1984, hosted over 38 million people in 2014, from all fifty states. Through partnerships with local law enforcement agencies, our sites held festivities to enhance relationships between neighbors and those that keep the community safe. Read more.

Stand Up for Safety -- In and Out of the Water

The summer months are always fun for outdoor activities, but they can also present hazards. BBC LifeWorks Coordinator at Fort Stewart Family Housing shares an eye opening experience and a few safety tips for summer swimming. Read more.

Memorial Day Message

Over the weekend, millions of American families will celebrate Memorial Day. This Memorial Day, we'd like to pay tribute to the Service Members who have lost their lives in defense of our country. It is a day to reflect on the service and sacrifice of these men and women and to acknowledge the families who have lost their loved ones. As we pay our respects to those who have made the ultimate sacrifice, we would also like to recognize those who actively protect our country. Read more.

Spotlight on Window Safety

At Balfour Beatty Communities, we designate April as a time to focus on window safety. Spring is the perfect time to open the windows and embrace the fresh air but it is important to raise awareness for what can be done to help keep families safe from the risk of accidental falls or other window-related injuries. Here at BBC, safety is important to us, and we would like to share some window safety knowledge with our residents in order to protect our communities. Read more.

It’s Time to ‘Spring Ahead’ and Change Your Clock & Check Smoke Detector Batteries

For most of the United States, Daylight Savings Time begins Sunday, March 8th, where we get to push our clocks ahead one more hour— or spring ahead as they say. The change occurs at 2:00am local time. Changing your clocks is a perfect time to check your battery status on your smoke detectors. Read more.

Pet friendly houseplants: 3 reasons you should have them

Saturday, January 10th was Houseplant Awareness Day. It seems a bit odd having a day dedicated to houseplants, but have you ever taken stock at the list of benefits plants add to our homes? Read more.