5 Ways to Winterize Your Roof

If the Farmer’s Almanac is correct, the winter of 2015-2016 will be a repeat of last winter – and even more scientific predictors agree. Here are five steps you can take to winterize your roof and help prevent roof damage. … Continued

Avoiding The Many Obstacles of Moving

Moving is notoriously stressful. When you’ve got plenty of expected things to tackle, the last thing you need is dealing with the unexpected. In short, before you rip open the bubble wrap, it’s helpful to know what’s covered by insurance … Continued

What Mobile Lifestyle Do You Want? There’s an RV for That

One look at today’s recreational vehicles will tell you these are not your grandparents’ campers. Modern motor homes are packing in creature comforts that couldn’t have been imagined even two decades ago – and they’re making “roughing it” on the … Continued

Find the Best City for Your Budget

Where in the United States does your hard-earned dollar go the farthest? There’s an answer: McAllen, Texas. According to the Council for Community and Economic Research (C2ER), the price of goods and services in McAllen is just 80% of the … Continued

Puppy Proofing 101: Making Your Home Dog-Friendly

You may be ready to give your new puppy lots of love and attention, but how ready is your home? Puppy proofing a house is like baby proofing. And like babies, puppies are inquisitive explorers ready to get into whatever … Continued

8 Tips for Preventing Home Heating Fires

December, January and February are the leading months for home heating fires. Overall, heating equipment is the second leading cause of U.S. home fires and home fire deaths. There are between 350,000 and 400,000 house fires in the United States … Continued

7 Ways to Stop Drafts in Your Home

Drafts, or air leaks, can come into your home through windows, fireplaces and even electrical outlets, making your house feel several degrees colder and driving up your heating bills. The potential energy savings from reducing drafts can range from 5% … Continued

What To Get Your Snowmobile For The Holidays

A properly-accessorized snowmobile is not only practical, but should be stylish as you dash through the snow. Here are some ideas for equipping your vehicle for a ride in the wild. Gift Idea #1: Survival Gear Safety should top any … Continued