Monthly Archives: October 2013

If you're looking for a way to lower your energy bills, switching to energy efficient new glass windows will help.

A new report from the Consumer Federation of America (CFA), a consumer advocacy group, provides further proof that homeowners and businesses have much to gain by making their houses and facilities more energy efficient.

Trick-or-treaters aren't the only ones who lurk around neighborhoods on Halloween night. You may also receive visits from teenage pranksters and vandals.

Halloween night is just around the corner, which means your neighborhood is likely to be flooded with kids and their families walking from door to door asking for tasty treats.

Removing bumper stickers can be a painless process, but it should be done carefully.

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Many drivers attach bumper stickers to their rear windows rather than placing them on the bumper itself or the trunk because they believe this will make it easier to remove them in the future.

When designing your home, planning for the future is always key.

Home building and renovation are often discussed in terms of how these activities will increase the resale value of your house.

Air compressors are a useful tool when detailing your car.

Washing and detailing your car by yourself can be frustrating, as no matter how much effort you put into it, you can’t seem to get the same results as the professionals at your local car wash.

Side view mirrors are often damaged by passing vehicles, especially when you are parallel parked.

Side view mirrors are one of the most important tools for drivers when it comes to avoiding collisions on the freeway and when pulling out of a parallel parking spot, but outside of these conditions, they become a liability for drivers.

Home improvement shows can give homeowners unrealistic expectations about how easy it is to renovate.

Home improvement shows have become popular in recent years, but the way that they portray the renovation process has some contractors rankled.