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Reduce your risk when burning leaves

Fall is here and with that comes LEAVES..... lots and lots of leaves. The sights and smells of falling leaves and bonfires can bring a smile to your face but be careful of those embers spreading to surrounding bushes...

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Safe driving in foggy conditons

What is Fog and how do you drive in it? Fog is a cloud at ground surface level occurring most often in the morning or evening. When driving, use fog lights because they have a wide, flat beam which doesn't reflect back...

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Three Ways a Pool May Affect Your Homeowners Insurance

That oh-so-covetable experience of taking a dip in your very own pool? Millions of American households enjoy it, at least when the weather’s nice. With the summer heat ratcheting up, you may be coming down with a...

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Save Some Money: Follow These Simple Tips

Don't we all need to save some money? The problem is, we often do not know how to get started. Try these ideas: 1. Put a little away every week. Don't underestimate the power of saving $25 to $50 per week. If you pay...

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Easy to Forget Cleaning Projects

As a busy homeowner, it's easy to fall into the trap of pushing off tasks that maintain the long-term value of your home in favor of more pressing problems. That’s OK, to a point, as certain house-cleaning projects...

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How To Be A Star At Work

If you want to be successful at work, then getting a reputation for taking initiative is one key goal to accomplish. Initiative and creativity move the world. They foster the realization of innovative ideas in various...

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Heavy Rain? Be on the Lookout for Heavy Damage

Your home protects you from the elements, but heavy rains can weaken that protection. With a little maintenance and a lot of vigilance, it’s not hard to stay safe and dry. Spring rainstorms are a fact of life in many...

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Want a Safer Home? Consider these Inexpensive Fixes

Home improvement: It’s a never-ending process for many people, and for those of us who aren’t necessarily handy, it can be a hassle, too. But there are plenty of simple maintenance tasks and other improvements you can...

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Splash Into Summer: Pool Safety

Finally, warm weather is here! It is time to take the pool cover off and enjoy some fun in the sun. Safety is key, statistics show that drowning is the nation's number one killer of children under the age of 5 and it's...

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Help Your Dog Love Apartment Living in Marion County

Apartment living in Marion County, AL can have many advantages: low maintenance, close to work and entertainment, and ease of changing residence. But, if you’re a dog owner, apartment living can present some...

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