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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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Restore Scratched Glass With This Simple Hack

A scratch on a glass table can be one of the worst eye sores in your home. However there's a pretty simple hack you can use to buff out minor scratches. All you need is a lint-free cloth, a non-gel toothpaste that contains backing soda and a damp cloth. First clean and dry the glass using a glass...
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Home DIY Projects Couples Fight Over The Most

Home projects can be an opportunity for you and your spouse to do something together but they also can be the beginning of a major fight. Porch.com recently asked a few homeowners about the DIY projects that didn’t go so well. While simpler projects caused some friction it found the more...
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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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Beware Of The Black Dot Of Death That May Pop Up In Your Message App

We all know the peril of your computer's blue screen of death that usually indicates your CPU has gone to that big hard drive in the sky. The smart phone equivalent is being dubbed the black dot of death and it arrives through a text message. A bug discovered in Apple's Messages app can paralyze...
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Use Nail Polish To Repair Window Screens

Although our spring is a bit cooler than normal, you can count that our hot and steamy Florida summers are not too far away. While we have build huge screened structure to keep biting pests out of our patios and pool decks, a break in that nylon armor can lead to those pests invading our space. So...
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28% of New Cars Do Not Come With A Spare Tire

AAA just released a survey that found 20% of drivers have no idea on how to change a flat tire. But it's not their fault as 28% of new cars sold today do not come with an actual spare tire! While some of the pricier cars are equipped with "run-flat" tires, most come with an Inflator/sealant kit,...
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New Treatment Encourages Your Own Body To Fill In Tooth Cavities

The days of going to the dentist to get a cavity drilled and filled may be numbered thanks to a new treatment that encourages the pulp in a tooth to make cells to fill and eliminate small cavities with you own dentine. It has been known for some time that your teeth can regenerate to fill in holes...
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