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Does My Insurance Policy Cover My Damaged Roof?

Does My Insurance Policy Cover My Damaged Roof?

Understanding whether or not certain damages in your home are covered by your insurance is a tricky question. First, you have to evaluate the extent of the damages: Are the damages caused by wear and tear, did the weather cause the damages, or did you wait too long before you called your agent? Continue reading Does My Insurance Policy Cover My Damaged Roof?

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10 Basic Grilling Tips

Fall is in full swing which means BBQ as much as you can before it gets too cold!  Follow these 10 basic grilling tips to help you become a grill master and have more time to spend with your family and friends. These tips are geared towards a charcoal grill because many of us prefer that smoky flavor. Continue reading 10 Basic Grilling Tips

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Galaxy Cupcakes

Galaxy Cupcakes

The Galaxy Cupcakes are out of this world! Try the galaxy cupcake recipe from Tastemade and you’ll be sure to talk of the party!

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How to Eliminate Odors

How to Eliminate Odors

Lingering odors in your home are never wanted.  You want your home to smell like the dinner you just made not too long ago, not the scraps in your trash.  Following the tips provided below will help with eliminating lingering odors. Continue reading How to Eliminate Odors

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Perler Bead Drink Covers

My kids are always bored and looking for something fun to do- maybe yours are just like mine. Why not keep them busy with a project like making perler bead drink covers? Perler bead covers keep pesky bugs and dirt out of your drinks while you enjoy the outdoors.  Not only can you use these perler bead covers to cover your drink, but also as a  coaster as well!

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Change Your Air Filter

Change Your Air Filter

There are many different kinds of air filters that can be used in your HVAC system. No matter which kind you decide to use in your home, you should remember to change your air filter. Continue reading Change Your Air Filter

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Disaster Supply Kit

Disaster Supply Kit

Every family should be prepared for an emergency and an important part of that preparedness is having a disaster supply kit.  Your family’s disaster supply kit should consist of the basic supplies needed for your family to survive an emergency event. Remember that waiting for help can take hours or days, so be prepared with supplies to last at least 3-7 days. Continue reading Disaster Supply Kit

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Build a Raised Garden Bed

Build a Raised Garden Bed

Looking for a fun weekend project that you and your family can enjoy?  Why not build a raised garden bed?  Raised garden beds are perfect for decorative flowers and also for vegetables.

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Going Green With Your Spring Cleaning

Green Spring Cleaning

Although Mother Nature may disagree, spring has sprung and it’s a traditional time to clean our homes from top to bottom.  Instead of using harsh chemicals that can harm your family and pets, think about going green with your spring cleaning. Going green with your spring cleaning will also help the environment. Continue reading Going Green With Your Spring Cleaning

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Thanksgiving Food Drive

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Many of us do not worry about where we are going to get our next meal while people all around us are food insecure. The Greater Food Depository of Chicago shows that more than 812,000 men, women and children in Cook County alone are food insecure.  Because of local pantries and donations, theses people do not have to fight hunger alone. TOGETHER, WE CAN FIGHT HUNGER.  Continue reading Thanksgiving Food Drive

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