It’s Time to Start Your Garden

It’s Time to Start Your Garden

Spring is here and it’s time to start your garden. Proper preparation will ensure a robust garden all through the summer and into fall. Better Homes and Gardens offers these spring gardening suggestions: Prepare the Garden – If you haven’t already, rake your...
Buying vs. Leasing a New Car

Buying vs. Leasing a New Car

For many who are in the market for a new car, the question that usually arises is “Should I buy or lease?” Both have advantages and disadvantages. Let’s take a look at buying vs. leasing a new car. According to Edmunds.com, a person could lease a vehicle costing just...
Buying vs. Leasing a New Car

Buying vs. Leasing a New Car

For many who are in the market for a new car, the question that usually arises is “Should I buy or lease?” Both have advantages and disadvantages. Let’s take a look at buying vs. leasing a new car. According to Edmunds.com, a person could lease a vehicle costing just...
Best Ways to Spend Your Tax Refund

Best Ways to Spend Your Tax Refund

It’s spring and that means warmer weather, greening grass and budding flowers. It also marks the end of tax season and for most, a tax refund. What to do with that refund? The average refund is around $3,000. Remember, it’s your money – what you overpaid in federal...
Time for Spring Cleaning

Time for Spring Cleaning

Spring is here and it’s time to clean up winter’s remnants and get ready for the warmer days ahead. Yardwork First order of business is to spruce up the yard. Rake up leaves, dead grass and debris. Leaving debris on your lawn will inhibit the grass as it awakens from...
House Hunting is Going Digital

House Hunting is Going Digital

The days of going from house to house looking for a new home is coming to an end. Real estate websites with pictures, floor plans and videos of homes for sale allow the prospective new home buyer to search from the comfort of your easy chair. House hunting is going...
Best Ways to Spend Your Tax Refund

Best Ways to Spend Your Tax Refund

It’s spring and that means warmer weather, greening grass and budding flowers. It also marks the end of tax season and for most, a tax refund. What to do with that refund? The average refund is around $3,000. Remember, it’s your money – what you overpaid in federal...
Preventing Lock Tampering

Preventing Lock Tampering

As secure as locks are, some are vulnerable to tampering, or in the case of digital locks, hacking. The Family Handyman offers some suggestions of preventing lock tampering and keeping your property safe.    1. Upgrade Locks – Many of today’s locks do not solely...
The Best Commercial Lock for Your Business

The Best Commercial Lock for Your Business

There are many types of door locks to choose. So, which is the best commercial lock for your business that offers both security and convenience? Panic/Push Bars – These are push bars on the inside of a door that allow a quick and easy exit while keeping the door...
Choosing the Right Locks for Your Home

Choosing the Right Locks for Your Home

If you still have the same locks on your exterior doors when you moved in, it’s likely time for an upgrade. Today’s locks offer a much greater level of protection. Let’s take a look at the four most popular types of locksets and help you in choosing the right locks...