Home Safety Services

4.46 | 19 Verified Ratings
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Home Safety Services

4.46 | 19 Verified Ratings
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1169 Chess Drive, Suite L
Foster City, CA 94404
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Home Safety Services

Making Your Home A Safer Place, . . . For Every Generation!

Home Safety Services is the largest, most experienced and highest rated residential safety company in Northern California. In business since 1997, we have helped over 10,000 clients in the San Francisco Bay Area make their home a safer place. Our Baby Proofing service includes both home assessments and product installations. Due to our efficiency, we are uniquely qualified to perform both assessments and installations in a single visit, saving you both time and money. We offer flat rate pricing, so you will know the total cost of any service before we start the work. We have access to the latest and greatest products and strategies for keeping your children safe. Your child deserves a safe environment in which to explore and learn. We can help. We also work with seniors to enable them to remain in their homes safely and independently by providing home assessments, grab bars, stair railings and wheel chair ramps. For all of our clients, we take a very practical approac


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Service Area

  • San Jose
  • San Francisco
  • Oakland
  • Berkeley
  • Richmond
  • Concord
  • Hayward
  • Santa Clara
  • Palo Alto
  • Mountain View
  • Fremont
  • Redwood City
  • San Mateo
  • Sunnyvale
  • Menlo Park
  • Daly City
  • Los Gatos
  • Walnut Creek
  • Pleasanton
  • Los Altos
  • San Pablo
  • Campbell
  • Moraga
  • San Leandro
  • Milpitas
  • Saratoga
  • Castro Valley
  • Redwood Estates
  • Danville
  • Alameda
  • South San Francisco
  • Mill Valley
  • San Ramon
  • El Sobrante
  • Stanford
  • Livermore
  • Holy City
  • Sausalito
  • Cupertino
  • Burlingame
  • Emeryville
  • Diablo
  • Alviso
  • Montara
  • El Cerrito
  • Corte Madera
  • Brisbane
  • Pescadero
  • San Carlos
  • Canyon
  • Orinda
  • Pacifica
  • New Almaden
  • Portola Valley
  • Union City
  • El Granada
  • Coyote
  • Moss Beach
  • Loma Mar
  • Clayton
  • Lafayette
  • Belvedere Tiburon
  • San Gregorio
  • Crockett
  • Hercules
  • Pleasant Hill
  • Newark
  • San Lorenzo
  • San Bruno
  • Martinez
  • Sunol
  • Belmont
  • Half Moon Bay
  • Alamo
  • La Honda
  • Millbrae
  • Pinole
  • Dublin
  • Atherton
  • Knightsen
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Services Offered

Disability Services

Areas of Expertise

  • Child Proofing
  • Removable Pool Fencing
  • Senior Home Modifications
  • Wheel Chair Ramps

Quick Facts

Business Hours
Monday - Friday 9am - 5pm
(Please call to confirm)
  • Warranty Offered
  • Credit Cards Accepted


In Business Since: 1997
Memberships & Affiliations
  • International Association for Child Safety, National Association of Home Builders
State Licensing
Trade: B-General Building Contractor
License #: 738881
Expiration: 04-01-2018
  • Value Star Approved
  • Best of the Bay - Bay Area Parent Magazine
  • 5 Star Rating - Babies by the Bay
  • Certified Aging in Place Specialist
  • Licensed General Contractor & Professional Fire Protection Engineer
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Business Overview

Community Involvement

Advisory Board - Worldwide Safe Kids Coalition

Secretary - International Association for Child Safety

Founding Member - San Mateo County Fall Prevention Task Force

How We Got Started

I chose to work in this industry because I am able to blend my engineering expertise, knowledge of injury prevention and my desire to help families in a very tangible manner..

I love working in the San Francisco Bay Area because our clientel are genuinely concerned about making sure their loved ones are safe at home..

We started in this industry in 1987.

We describe our business as Rooted in the community

Why should someone consider hiring or referring Home Safety Services?

We are unique in our passion, expertise and care in helping create safe home environments.

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5.0   |  
Review by in Palo Alto, CA
Martin was beyond brilliant, he was great!
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Review by in San Ramon, CA
Very helpful and fast. Didn't try to up-sell us which we really appreciated!
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Review by in Walnut Creek, CA
Jack was very professional and addressed all our concerns.
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Review by in San Francisco, CA
The gentleman that did my work was friendly. The price for what work was done was extremely overpriced.
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Review by in Walnut Creek, CA
Home safety services was professional, efficient and very knowledgable. We would definitely reccomend them and use them again ourselves.
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Review by in Newark, CA
They were able to complete the job in one day and did a great job. They did everything that they said they would. Would recommend.
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Review by in Berkeley, CA
This was a very pleasant experience. Your Pro was on time, and helpful. We were able to do the projects but would use them if needed in the future.
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Review by in Saratoga, CA
We had to wait 2 weeks before they installed the a railing and they kept giving the run around as to why it took so long. Originally, when the guy came out he left us with the impression that it would take 1 week. This was just a very simple one railing piece of metal for one step. We had used them before (several years ago) and had been very happy. We were definitely not happy this time and did not appreciate being given a bunch of garbage as to why they couldn't get their act together!
Response by Home Safety Services: Custom fabrication of a steel railing and powder coating with both a primer and finish coat and returning to perform the installation typically takes 1 to 2 weeks from the time of ordering which we inform our clients of upfront. If it is a rush situation, we can sometimes expedite things. We regret that it required two weeks for this client as it sounds like they needed it sooner.
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Review by in Cupertino, CA
Tracy was very informative over the phone and helped me schedule a visit within the same week. Jim was very professional, efficient and thorough. He pretty much child-proofed my whole house (2-story home) in 6 hours from start to finish. He made great recommendation and did not pressure us to purchase items. I'd highly recommend this company to all my friends who are first-time busy parents!
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Review by in San Francisco, CA
The person who completed the project for me was very professional and personable. I didn't feel pressured to purchase products and I felt very confident about the work that was done. It was a great experience and I would definitely recommend them. It was a bit expensive but I felt like it was money well spent.
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