Is Your Kitchen As Healthy And Safe As It Could Be?

When thinking about your family’s health in the home, there’s no better place to start than the kitchen. According to the EVN, there are over half a million kitchen accidents each year. That alarming statistic doesn’t even include illnesses resulting from poor hygiene or contaminated food. Here are some things to think about to improve the health of your kitchen.

GFCI Outlets

Among the 5 things you’ll learn with a home inspection course is that all kitchen counter outlets have to be GFCI outlets. These are special outlets that have a grounded pin. When appliances are plugged in, users can’t get electrical shock even if water or other liquids commonly found on kitchen countertops comes in contact with the outlet.

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