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Posted on May 12 2015 - 6:21am by David Decker
Comments Off on Ready to Ride: Steps for Taking Your Vehicle Out of Storage

Summer is approaching, and it’s time to take your wave runner, car, motorcycle, or boat out of storage. Don’t let your excitement eclipse the precautions you must take as you ready your vehicle for seasonal fun. Follow these steps to taking your wheels out of storage. Clean it thoroughly. First off, wash it. And if it’s time for the annual wax, do it before...

Posted on Mar 18 2015 - 6:18am by David Decker
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Before you know it, winter will be over and spring will be underway. Not only does that mean warmer temperatures, it also means spring cleaning. The annual cleaning frenzy doesn’t have to be a drag. If properly prepared, you can make it through your spring cleaning in no time. Here are four tips to help you prepare for the mess you’ll clean up. Make a plan. Don’t...

Posted on Dec 8 2014 - 4:38pm by Dayna Hathaway
Comments Off on 7 Things in Your Closet You Should Give to Charity

                    The holiday season is a time for giving. And it’s a time for giving back. Declutter your home for a good cause this year by donating old items to charity. Here are seven things in your closet that you should consider giving away. Winter coats If you have winter coats in your closet that you’ve...

Posted on Nov 5 2014 - 10:00am by Dayna Hathaway
Comments Off on 10 Cheap Ways to Keep Toasty This Winter

Worried about staying warm and under-budget during those dark, cold months of the year? Here are ten inexpensive tips for making you and your domicile nice and cozy this winter. ...

Posted on Nov 3 2014 - 3:00pm by Dayna Hathaway
Comments Off on 15 DIY Holiday Gifts to Start Creating Today

Dare to transform yourself into a DIY elf, and you’ll see some smiles when gifts are opened! It’s barely autumn, true. Yet, this is the perfect time to get started on making your own holiday gifts. Just follow the links for tutorials. Creative DIY Gifts for Adults 1. Herb Garden Coffee Table: They’ll never see it coming, but those with sunrooms and a bit of...

Posted on Oct 27 2014 - 12:03pm by Dayna Hathaway
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Whether your kids spent hours gathering up their loot or you weren’t able to unload your arsenal to trick-or-treaters, chances are you have more candy than you know what to do with post-Halloween Day. You can only eat so much candy at once, so what should you do with the rest? Here are some tips to help store your treats and keep them fresh. Store in an Airtight...

Posted on Oct 8 2014 - 10:51pm by Dayna Hathaway
Comments Off on 7 Ways To Make Your Neighbors Envy Your Yard This Fall

Fall is my favorite season, and it isn’t just because of the free-flowing pumpkin ale and return of Monday Night Football. Even better is the invigorating nip in the air, the glorious autumnal colors, and the fun that can be had in a well-appointed yard. While the hamburgers, watermelon, and water fights of summer have their place, I believe that outdoor living...

Posted on Oct 3 2014 - 4:23pm by Garret Stembridge
Comments Off on 6 Spooktacular Halloween Costumes You Can Make Yourself

Alternative Titles: 7 Spooktacular DIY Halloween Costumes Go green this Halloween and leave those cheaply made, cookie-cutter costumes at the store. Using a few simple items from your house, you can make your kids some fun and exciting costumes that they will love on Halloween and beyond. You will not only save money, you’ll also encourage creativity and teach your...

Posted on Sep 29 2014 - 11:16am by David Decker
Comments Off on How To Store Your Motorcycle: 7 Tips You Have To Follow

Rust, corrosion, and inactivity can take a big toll on a motorcycle. If you’re storing your ride for the winter, make sure you take some action before you put it away or you may be in for some nasty surprises come spring. Basem Wasef at About.com offers a very thorough description of the best way to store your motorcycle. But if you just want the basics, go with...

Posted on Sep 22 2014 - 10:00am by David Decker
Comments Off on 6 Tips to Keep Your Jet Ski Free From Winter Damage

With summer behind us, it’s time to winterize and store all of your mild-weather toys – and that includes your Jet Ski or Waverunner. It’s a sad fact, but you just can’t use your personal watercraft (a.k.a. PWC) all year. With a price tag of $10,000 to $15,000, the fun of a PWC doesn’t come cheap. Make sure you get the most out of your investment by...