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Spring cleaning can alleviate allergies

Leave carpet and upholstery shampooing to the professionals, as excess moisture can contribute to mold and dust mites, which aggravate allergy symptoms.

Regular housecleaning can remove many common allergy triggers and help alleviate symptoms. Knowing which common home improvement mistakes can aggravate allergies can help homeowners avoid them. Continue reading

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The dangers of driving with old headlights

Philips Upgrade headlight bulbs (right) put more light on the road than older, more traditional halogen headlights, which are standard in many vehicles.

Though drivers typically recognize the need to have their oil changed and their tires rotated, few may realize the importance of tending to their headlights as well. Continue reading

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How to fix leaky vehicles without breaking the bank

K&W® Trans-X® Automatic Transmission Stop Leak & Tune-Up fixes leaks and protects against future wear.

Fluid leaks are one of the more routine problems that plague older vehicles. While leaks are not necessarily a sign of doom and gloom, they tend to distress vehicle owners and can affect drivability. Continue reading

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How drivers can make road trip season more eco-friendly

Driving is not always the most eco-friendly activity. However, there are various ways to enjoy spring road trips without compromising the environment. Continue reading

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Ways technology is making motorcycles safer

Upon the return of warm weather, motorcycle enthusiasts should revisit safety protocols and even explore the technological innovations that are helping to make motorcycling safer. Continue reading

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How parents can create household budgets

The high cost of raising a child only emphasizes the importance parents must place on creating household budgets. A few dollars put away here and there can add up to substantial savings over the years. Continue reading

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Reasons to embrace cycling now

Spring and summer are peak times of year to enjoy the great outdoors. A popular activity in spring, summer and fall, cycling benefits the mind and body in various ways. Continue reading

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Media use rules can benefit families

Because media is ubiquitous, families must weigh the pros and cons of screen time in developing media plans that work for their unique situations. A healthy media diet” includes smart choices about what media to engage with. Continue reading

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Making the most of family vacations

Smart planning means all members of the family can walk away from vacations with fond memories.

Family vacations can cost several thousand dollars, which only adds to the pressure planners may be under. But careful planning makes it possible to simplify the process so more time can be spent resting, relaxing and having fun. Continue reading

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