DIY Home Repairs

Here are some home repairs you can handle on your own. Home repairs and improvements can seriously add up.  However, not all repairs need to be handled by professionals.  In fact, there are many repairs that you can handle on your own.  Save yourself some time and money by taking these repairs and improvements into your own hands. Painting While a major painting job on your home might seem overwhelming, most paint jobs are actually pretty easy to complete.  They key to a professional Read More

Reasons Why You Should Write Your Will

Here are some of the reasons why you should write your will today. While some people might think it morbid, it’s important that you create a living will and testament while you are in good health.  Though no one likes to think about the possibility of dying, the threat is ever constant.  If you were to die tomorrow, what would happen to your children, family, assets, and other belongings?  The only way to address these worries is by writing your will.  Still not convinced?  Then here are some Read More

Organization Tips for Your Car

Learn how you can keep your car clean and organized.   Even if one of your New Year’s resolutions is to stay organized, many people don’t think about organization in relation to their car.  However, there are many things that you can do to keep your car clean and tidy.  Try out these helpful tips to get your car organized this New Year. 1) Put a Shoe Organizer on Your Passenger Seat One way to keep your car more organized is my maximizing your storage space.  By hooking a shoe organizer Read More

Tips for Keeping Your Car Safe on New Year’s Eve

Protect your car this New Year’s Eve. While your car’s safety might be the last thing you are thinking about as you ring in the New Year, there are certain risks your vehicle faces this New Year’s Eve.  Employ these strategies to ensure that your car stays safe during this holiday. Don’t Drink and Drive While this should go without saying, you should never get behind the wheel if you’ve had something to drink.  Not only is drunk driving illegal, but it also risks your life and the lives Read More

Try These Suggestions to Give Back Over the Holidays

Learn how you can get into the spirit of giving this year. The holidays are a time of family, fun, and of course, giving.  During the holidays, it’s important to make an effort to give back and serve the community that has given so much to you.  Looking for new and interesting ways to give back this year?  Then try out these suggestions that you may not have considered before. 1) Pass on a Tree While having a tree in your home for the holidays might be a family tradition, it’s also an Read More

How to Conduct an Emergency Shut Off of Your Utilities

Learn how you can safely shut off your home’s utilities in an emergency. Because a natural disaster can strike with very little warning, it’s important that you have an emergency action plan in place for all possible situations.  According to FEMA (Federal Emergency Management Agency), one of the first things you should do to secure your home and family after a natural disaster is shut off your home’s utilities.  Use this guide to learn how to safely turn off your utilities Read More

How to Stay Safe While Driving at Night

Try out these safety tips for nighttime driving. While most people consider driving at night little more than an annoyance, it’s important to remember that there are some serious risks associated with driving in the dark.  This winter, take these safety precautions to protect yourself and other drivers as you drive at night. Use Your Lights While this may seem obvious, some drivers do forget to switch on their car’s lights when they drive at night.  Turning on your car’s lights will Read More