Should You Be Worried About Your Home’s Mold?

How Mold is an Issue for Homeowners If you recently found mold in your home, you have probably searched the Internet trying to figure out what to do. You may not even be concerned with the mold in your home – just yet. So that you handle this situation carefully and correctly, here’s what you should know about mold in your home and whether it’s a cause for concern. Potential Effects of Mold on Health Mold exposure doesn’t always present a health problem indoors. However, some people may … [Read more...]

Healthy Habits You Should Adopt This Year

Easy Ways to Be Healthier This Year Now that February has arrived, many of us have either broken our New Year’s resolutions or have made them a routine habit by now. If you want to improve the year ahead, adopting easy and healthy habits can make a huge impact on your health and happiness. Check out these healthy habits that can help you to be happier this year. Be More Mindful Regardless of what you are doing, take the extra time and effort to be more mindful. It starts with becoming … [Read more...]

Super Bowl Recipe: Guacamole Potato Skins

Whip up these guacamole potato skins for game day. Are you ready for game day? If you’re looking for a delicious snack that is easy to make and will satisfy everyone sitting around your TV this game day, then look no further. Below is a recipe for guacamole potato skins that are perfect for Super Bowl snacking and are easy to create! Ingredients Potato Skins 5-6 small Russet potatoes, about 3" long Salt + pepper Guacamole 3 ripe avocados, halved, seeded, and flesh scooped … [Read more...]

Common Reasons Why Employees Sue (& How to Protect Your Business)

Safeguard Your Business Against Lawsuits Business owners can employ large workforces to small teams of people. However, if employees have felt that they have been wronged in any way, they usually take action against your company. In this litigious society, a business can never be too careful. As with most things in life, the best way to handle such a situation is to be prepared. More and more businesses are gaining coverage to protect their reputation, finances, and further damage from such … [Read more...]

How to Handle the Aftermath of an Earthquake

What to Do After an Earthquake In the aftermath of an earthquake, it’s understandable to feel panicked and hopeless. Buildings may be damaged, people can be hurt, and services can be affected. While many earthquakes are scary themselves, people often forget about the dangers and must-dos once the ground has stopped shaking. These measures can help to keep you and your family safe. Check Your Property Earthquakes may cause structural and utility damage to a home. If you think something … [Read more...]

Avoid These Common Mistakes When Buying a New Car

Errors to Avoid When Purchasing a New Vehicle Buying a car is a big decision and it comes at a big cost, but it doesn’t need to be so scary. With the right preparation in place, you can feel confident in your purchase and enjoy that new-car feeling. While the vehicle choices are almost endless and car salesmen are notoriously assertive, finding the right car can be challenging. Skip the feeling of buyer’s remorse by following these few tips! Don’t skip the research. Not looking at what’s … [Read more...]

Tire Care & Maintenance Tips

Tips to Help Your Tires Last These days, motorists are always looking to save money. From cutting back on their mileage to securing all-encompassing auto insurance, there are many ways to protect your ride and save money. Part of this is taking proper care and performing regular maintenance on your tires. In return, they’ll reward you with better gas mileage and improved handling and performance. Can’t wait to get started? Read on. Check and Inflate Tires can lose one PIS (pound per … [Read more...]

Winter is Here: Essential Nighttime Driving Tips

While the festivities may be done and dusted, dark nights are here to stay for a while longer. Many drivers, even experienced ones, don’t feel comfortable driving at night. In fact, many road collisions occur within the house of darkness. From reduced visibility to impaired judgment, driving at night poses unique challenges for those behind the wheel. Even though winter solstice may be behind us now, the dark nights will stay for a while. Check out these useful, and even life-saving, … [Read more...]

How to Give Back During the Holidays

Spread holiday cheer by helping those in need this season. The holidays tend to bring out the best in people when it comes to lending their time, money, or assistance to charitable causes. When the festivities roll around and as you’re shopping for gifts, think about making a difference to those in need. Check out just a handful of ways to give back this season – the goodwill and cheer you spread could have a positive effect in more ways than one! Bake treats for local public service men … [Read more...]

How to Shut Off Home Utilities in an Emergency

In a disaster, do you know how to shut off your utilities to protect your home? With storm season upon us, it’s important for homeowners to be prepared. In case of a disaster of any type, it may be necessary to learn how to shut off utilities to avoid further damage to your family or your home.  How to Shut Off Electricity Electrical sparks have the potential of igniting natural gas if it is leaking. To shut off the electricity, locate your electrical circuit box, and flip the ‘main’ … [Read more...]

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