Looking for a new job where you can apply your knowledge and affinity for automobiles? Here are several career ideas for people who love cars.
Your lawn is an invaluable part of your home’s exterior. It’s the first thing people see when they pull up into your driveway or pass by in their car. We all know that first impressions need to be excellent, but it can be difficult to keep your lawn in good condition (especially if it’s larger). […]
Making renovations to one’s home can often improve its value and increase one’s return on investment when it comes time to sell. Unfortunately, this favorable outcome isn’t always the case. In some instances, homeowners end up spending a considerable amount of money on renovations that don’t have much impact on—and may even decrease—the value of […]
When starting your own contractor business and establishing your company with the locals, your vehicle’s appearance matters. How your truck looks while driving from job to job can give a strong impression to the public with a single glance. Make your vehicle reflect the quality of the work you do by knowing the simple but […]
Around 17.3 inches of snow has been reported around the Village of Wind Point in Racine County over the past few days. This deluge of cold weather does not seem to be letting up soon, so it would not be surprising if the low temperatures have started to affect household plumbing. What are some of the more common plumbing […]
Proper lighting is essential to the overall performance and functionality of your kitchen space. It allows you to safely complete tasks, find what you’re looking for, and present a stylish aesthetic to your guests. However, too many homeowners find themselves stuck with a dimly lit kitchen. This prevents them from getting everything they could possibly […]
Co-support group facilitators Lynelle Saunders and Luann Simpson experienced first-hand the power of peer support. After many years working with and supporting people with mental illness their passion for making peer support services available to everyone led them to open Compassionate Peer Support and Training, LLC. Compassionate Peer Support and Training (CPSAT) is dedicated to […]
Excessive clutter is one of the leading causes of a messy home. Not only do these items prevent you from properly accessing certain areas of a room, but they also make it harder to stay organized and utilize that space to the fullest. As such, you should do what you can to eliminate this problem […]
A damaged roof can cause a whole variety of problems. But how do you know your roof is damaged? Let’s check out some signs you need to repair your roof.
Do it yourselfers save money by being handy around the house. A well-stocked toolbox is their constant companion. When using power tools, it’s easy to keep safety in mind—electric and pneumatic tools require careful handling. The noise they make and the force they generate are built-in reminders to be careful. Manual tools, on the other […]
When a home catches on fire, there can be devastating results. No matter the severity of the fire, there are significantly traumatic effects on those involved. Even after all the stress and displacement, the homeowner has a long list of things to do. Read ahead to learn what to do after a house fire. Find […]
When you’ve decided to add on to your home, you have a lot of choices. The different types of home additions provide varying benefits. However, your budget may dictate how much of an addition you can make and what type you can afford. Full Addition Unsurprisingly, full additions are the most expensive. They usually cost […]
Closing on a home is an impressive accomplishment for families that have been saving for years to afford a down payment. Yet closing is only the beginning of years of ongoing expenses, from mortgage and property tax payments to maintenance and repair. Setting aside money in an emergency fund is a wise move, especially if […]
Most of us have that one friend who doesn’t like to get rid of anything. They keep everything they’ve ever received stashed away in their home, whether it’s useful or not. Not everyone who has trouble letting go of things is a hoarder, but clutter can still affect them in some significant ways. When your […]
The process of selling your house can be a long and treacherous one. A number of mistakes can trip you up, and a lot of people might try to take advantage of you. One thing you do have control over is how you present your house to potential buyers. You want to give most of […]