maintenance

When To Repair Or Replace Your Car

One of the best feelings in the world is making your final car payment! Now all you are needing to pay for is gas, insurance and maintenance. But eventually, those repairs start adding up, with even routine maintenance inching up into the hundreds-of-dollars realm. Is it time to retire your ride...
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Most And Least Expensive Vehicles For Maintenance Costs

The true cost of owning a car goes beyond the sticker price. Maintenance, for example, is an expense that can add up quite a bit over time. Recently a car repair company analyzed their own data to find out which car brands and models require the most maintenance over time. YourMechanic.com looked...
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Low Maintenance Plants Are The Worst For Beginners

As odd as it sounds, it is highly likely you will kill low maintenance plants if you are new to gardening. Succulents and cacti are great beginner plants in theory because they can survive a little neglect. But that’s actually what makes them terrible for brown thumbs. The best beginner plants are...
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Create A Home Repair Saving Account

A recent poll found that 44% of all homeowners regret buying a home. The number one reason for that regret is underestimating the hidden costs associated with buying and owning a home, including the ongoing responsibilities of maintaining it. Another survey found 44% of new homeowners incurred an...
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The Maintenance Text Can Be A Relationship Saver!

There’s no magic bullet or divine secret to maintaining a romantic relationship as every couple is different. But if there’s one thing that’s almost always guaranteed to help, it’s more communication. That communication can be a simple as a flirt. When it comes to communicating, texting has made it...
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Be Smart About Home Maintenance

Being a homeowner can give you the feeling of accomplishment and satisfaction, but it can also lead to sleepless nights worrying about the pitfall of unexpected expenses in the upkeep. a recent study from NerdWallet found that the main anxiety shared among homeowners was financing (65%). The simple...
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Online Service Pairs Home Garages With Those Needing A Garage To Work On Their Projects

Airbnb allowed homeowners to make some extra cash by renting out their homes to guests. 31-year old Andrew Koretz thinks the same can be done for home garages. The entrepreneur has launched, "Garage Time," which apparently allows anyone to rent out unused garage space to people who just need space...
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Prices Are Going Up At The Gas Pump

As spring and summer get closer, oil refineries prepare to change their formula, which means the price of gas is expected to go higher over the next few weeks. GasBuddy says the average price has risen five cents to $2.31 across the country and will continued to grow over the next four to six weeks...
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