Emergency Preparedness Tips and Checklist for Boaters
Help prepare for boating emergencies by keeping a boat emergency kit and other boat emergency equipment on board. Learn more from Travelers.
3 Tips for Getting “High Risk” Life Insurance
If life insurance wasn't a priority before, it will become one if your health declines. The combination of realizing the most important people in your life are financially dependent on you and you are no longer invincible is a wake-up call for many.Most consumers with health issues admit that getting life insurance while they were young and healthy was always a thought, but nothing ever pushed them to pursue it until now. No one likes to think about their untimely passing, but having a health condition prompts the thought of “If something happened to me, would my family be okay?” The harsh reality is when these health complications arise, it becomes a challenge to find affordable…
How Often Do You Need to Clean Your Chimney? |
Chimney Cleaning / Chimney Inspection Should Be Done Annually by Dave Lamb – email@example.com Why Should I get my Chimney Cleaned The job of the chimney sweep is to remove soot, blockages and built-up creosote from your chimney liner, firebox, smoke chamber and damper. This cleaning will help create a safer operation of your system during the heating system. It take only a small accumulation of creosote glazing to create the potential for a chimney fire. Creosote is a highly flammable substance that builds up inside your chimney or liner as a result of burning wood. The rate of accumulation can be higher if you practice poor burning practices or have a burning appliance or stove that is not working well. Different types of wood create different amounts of creosote when burned. Pine…
Knitting Behind Bars, Retiree Teaches Male Inmates How to Knit
After retiring, Lynn Zwerling took her passion for knitting to men incarcerated at the Jessup Pre-Release Unit in Jessup, Maryland. The very successful program, called Knitting Behind Bars, has taught over 100 male inmates how to knit since 2009. The inmates make "comfort dolls" which are being given to first
We asked 86 burglars how they broke into homes
What burglars said were the biggest deterrents, what didn't stop them and how you can protect your home.
How to give your home to your children tax-free
In order for the transaction to work properly, you’ve got to plan ahead. Here is a rundown of your options.
10 Tips for Decorating Studio Apartments
Studio apartments can pose a big challenge when it comes to decorating. How do you fit the living room, bedroom, dining room, kitchen and office in one space, but keep them separate at the same time? Easy! We'll show you.
Amusement Park Thrill Rides: How Safe Are They Really?
For many American children, summer vacation isn’t complete without a visit to an amusement park or a stop at a local carnival. Some parents may worry, however, about just how safe their children are when they get on these rides. While carnivals tend to have the same standard rides each year, the established theme parks are working hard to outdo their competition by continually bringing in new and more daring rides. So, is your worry about your family’s safety justified?
5 Myths about Travel Agents
There are many misconceptions about travel agents due to the ever-changing travel industry. Here are some of the most common myths about travel agents.
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