How To Find The Best Plumber In Your Area

When you have plumbing catastrophes, needs, or mishaps, how do you find the best plumber in your area? Do you do a quick google search and the one that is the closest to your home is the one that you go with? Do you ask your friends and family who they use and go with them? Do you go off of ratings on different internet sites? How do you find the best plumber in your area? Here are a few things that people use to determine who to hire when they have plumbing needs:

  • Use your network (family, friends, neighbors)
  • Don’t go with the first person you talk with
  • Use online customer reviews
  • What type of warranty do they offer
  • And Licensure and Insurance

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Should I Hire A DWI Defense Attorney?

DWI Defense Attorney

If you’ve been charged with a DUI or DWI (Driving While Intoxicated), chances are you will be facing some pretty serious criminal charges. It is illegal in every state in America to drive under the influence of alcohol or drugs, yet despite this fact, it’s still a very common occurrence with over 1,588,327 people arrested for DUIs in 2016 alone. The fact of the matter is that good people make mistakes all of the time. If you find yourself in this situation, you have many options for defending yourself in court against these charges. Continue reading “Should I Hire A DWI Defense Attorney?”

Debt Settlement: Is it Right for Me?

debt settlement

To say that Americans are living beyond their means would be an understatement. With an overall estimated total of $13 trillion dollars in overall household debt, people of all ages are affected by this financial epidemic. In our quest for bigger and better things, we have tethered ourselves to living a life consumed by debt. While it has been ingrained in us that filing for bankruptcy is taboo, lately, more of us are finding that to be our only option to avoid the crushing weight of debt-until now. Continue reading “Debt Settlement: Is it Right for Me?”

Common Plumbing Emergencies And When To Call The Plumbers

In our modern world we are grateful to have so many conveniences related to plumbing. We have flushing toilets and hot showers, sprinkler systems and dish washing machines. All of these things and more contribute to the relative ease and comfort of our daily lives. Until the moment that something goes wrong. When a plumbing emergency happens and plumbers must be called, the modern marvels of plumbing can feel a bit cursed. Continue reading “Common Plumbing Emergencies And When To Call The Plumbers”

How To Save Energy With Window Coverings

No matter what the climate might be like where you live, you can boost your home’s energy saving potential year round by investing in, and properly installing, the right kinds of window coverings. This is accomplished primarily by conserving heat in your home during the winter, and preventing heat gain during the summer. With the right kinds of window coverings combined with a proactive approach, you will be able to get the best out of both worlds. Continue reading “How To Save Energy With Window Coverings”

The Five Best Summer Off-Road Trails

Off-Road Vehicle

If you live in the West, you’ve been blessed with a wide variety of off-road trails that beg to be driven by anyone with a sense of adventure and a four wheel drive, aka you. We’ve compiled a list of the 5 best trails for the off-road enthusiast who is ready to put a whole new twist on “road-trips”. We know you’ll be adding these trails to your bucket list before too long.

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What You Need To Know About Personal Estate Planning

Overview

Although it might sound like a lofty name, everyone has a “personal estate”. No matter what its size or scope, your personal estate is ultimately the sum total of everything you own. It includes your:

  • Home (or any other real estate you might own)
  • Car
  • Savings and checking accounts
  • Personal possessions such as furniture
  • Life insurance
  • Investments of any kind

We can’t change the fact that we’re going to die, but we can have some level of control over what happens to our estate after we pass on. This is accomplished through legally binding, written instructions. These instructions will dictate how your various property and investments will be handled after your death. Your property can be transferred to the people and organizations of your own choosing, rather than simply being left for the state to decide their fate.

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Do You Have Sleep Apnea?

Sleep Apnea

It is estimated that over 22 million Americans suffer from sleep apnea, while over 80% of severe and moderate obstructive sleep apnea remains undiagnosed. If you snore or have trouble sleeping through the night, you could be one of the 80% that is suffering from sleep apnea, without even knowing it. There are some simple at home assessments  and questions you can perform on yourself or with a loved one before contacting a licensed sleep physician or family doctor. There are three main warning signs of sleep apnea:

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Why Regular Oil Changes Are So Important

Regularly changing your oil is essential when it comes to maintaining the longevity of your vehicle. Clean oil is necessary for your engine and its components, as it provides the lubrication necessary for them to function without generating excessive levels of heat. After all, your engine is comprised of metal components that are moving at high speeds. Without clean oil, the valves, pistons, and gaskets will create friction, which in turn, causes heat. When this heat reaches high enough temperatures, it results in damage to your engine and its components. Continue reading “Why Regular Oil Changes Are So Important”