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Extension cords help keep homes, offices, and even job sites running. However, while electrical cords are designed with safety in mind, the reality is that they can pose a danger when they are misused. Before you grab your extension cords for your next project, or you set up a power strip in your home office, check out the following tips on keeping safe.
Now that the temperatures are dropping, you need to think about how to protect your home. One crucial aspect many homeowners forget about is their plumbing. Pipes have a tendency to freeze if left unprotected. When this happens, the water in the pipes expands, increasing the pressure and causing pipes to break or crack.
When your first baby arrives home, it is a joyous and momentous occasion. But not only does your life change forever with this new precious arrival, so does your home. Babyproofing your home is one of the most important and inevitable steps in becoming a parent. While every family’s approach to babyproofing is unique and intuitive, we have some essential tips that will work for everyone.
Oscar's has one store located in the heart of the Germantown/Schnitzelburg neighborhood on the corner of Shelby Street and Burnett Avenue and the second in Crescent Hill on Frankfort Avenue. It has been locally owned and operated and full of good times and great customer service since 1950. Oscar's has a tradition of having all the hard-to-find hardware and just the right solutions. Additionally, it has an employee crew who have the knowledge, expertise, and the desire to problem solve. Individual customer service is the norm. Although a place to find fix-it items, it is also a place to meet your neighbors, hear a good story, and be a part of the fun.