Category: Tips and tricks

Car Won’t Start? Keep These Tips Handy

Man hand pressing car start and stop button.
There are certain things in life that people take for granted, including a car starting after turning the key or engaging the push-button ignition. That’s why it’s such a shock when nothing happens. Go over common reasons your car won’t start and find out if you can fix it at... [read more]

Easy Ways To Control Pet Hair In Your Home

Maine coon cat grooming and lying on white bed
You love your furry companion, but you could do without the pet hair. It seems like you spend most of your time cleaning up fallen fur, and even so, it’s still on your floors and furniture. Fortunately, it’s possible to control pet hair in your home. Follow these tips so... [read more]

Upgrade Your Home Office With These Ideas

Young business woman working from home office.
Could your home office use a bit of a refresh after more than a year of use? Though offices do need to be a functional space that helps your workflow, a good home office space also reflects your personality and makes you feel comfortable. Use these tips to take your... [read more]

Keep Up The Focus With These Playlists

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Staying focused on any task right now seems downright impossible. If you’re in need of help focusing on everything from work assignments to doing your laundry, then try picking out a playlist to underscore your task. A little bit of music can help the time pass by quickly. If listening... [read more]

Cut Your Grocery Spending In Half With This Guide

Stocked kitchen pantry with food - pasta, buckwheat, rice and sugar .
Aren't we all trying to save money? While we don’t get to decide how much some of our monthly expenses are, there are a couple we can fully control. Your grocery bill is one of the few that is fully within your power. If you’re looking to save money at... [read more]

Try These Helpful Spring Cleaning Tips For Your Car

Man washing car
After the winter season we’ve had, your car could use some tender loving care. It has been out in these frigid conditions for months getting you where you need to go. Return the love by giving it exactly what it needs. Treat it to some spring cleaning so it’s in... [read more]

Enjoy The Great Outdoors With A Perfect Picnic

Picnic outdoors on a forest meadow.
Spring is almost here, which means it’s almost picnic time once again. A good picnic needs more planning than you’d expect, especially if you want it to be as easy and fun as possible. You need a picnic-friendly menu of food and drinks, and since you’ll be eating outdoors, most... [read more]

Clean Out Your Garage With These Helpful Tips

A man is sweeping the floor up his home garage with a large brush. The garage door is open.
Get ready for spring cleaning by laying out your plan of attack for the area most people dread cleaning — their garage. It’s huge and hulking, with lots of nooks and crannies for objects to hide in. We know it can be intimidating, but it doesn’t have to be. We’ve... [read more]

Get A Jump Start On Your Spring Cleaning

Organizing and cleaning home
In just a few more weeks’ time, it’ll officially be the beginning of the spring season. With that comes the beginning of spring cleaning. Are you ready for it? Don’t let this task seem too daunting, just break it down and make a plan beforehand. Making a step-by-step plan will... [read more]

Keep Your Car In The Best Shape Possible With These Tips

Close up mechanic inflating tire hand holding gauge pressure for checking and filling air in car tire.
Owning a car can be expensive. From paying for gas to both expected and unexpected service appointments, cars cost a lot of money. However, owning a car and not taking proper care of it can be even more expensive in the long term. Make sure you’re doing everything you can... [read more]