June 2016

8 Easy Home Security Tips

June 27, 2016 - 00:00
Home Security

As anyone who has experienced a break-in or even just left a door open and come home to an eerily quite house – home security is often given too little though until it is too late. Today we are going to look at some simple and inexpensive ways to better secure your home. The goal isn’t to make your home Fort Knox – but rather to make your house look and be a more difficult target for thieves than those around you.

5 Simple and Inexpensive Home Security Gadgets

June 17, 2016 - 12:07

Have you ever been awoken in the middle of the night by a mysterious noise? Perhaps you thought in that moment that it would be great to have a home security system of some sort. Unfortunately most home security systems can cost a pretty penny. So what is the cautious home owner to do? Well, thankfully there are lots of very simple and inexpensive home security gadgets out there that can help keep your home secure without spending a lot of cash. Here are some of our favorite budget friendly home security gadgets so that you can rest easy.

Summer Savings Tips - 5 Ways to Save Gas

June 04, 2016 - 00:00
save gas

Even though gas prices have backed off the miserable days of 2010 gas still remains one of the biggest and most consistent drags on our wallet. With that big drain in mind today we are taking a quick look at ways to save gas (without buying a new car).

1.) Most people don’t realize the biggest and easiest to control place that people waste gas are under inflated tires, this can cost you up to 5% of your mileage. It is a good idea once a month to check your tire pressure and properly inflate them.