The proper antifreeze mixture is essential to successfully prevent water from freezing inside your car’s radiator. A 50-50 mix of antifreeze and water is usually suggested protecting the radiator during the winter even in the lowest temperatures. Drain the cooling system and replace with antifreeze mixture; if you are not sure of how this is done, ask for a professional help.
Unplug it! Did you know that a large portion of energy consumed is for items you aren’t even using?! That’s right, our mobile phone charger, lamps, electronics and appliances still draw energy even when we aren’t using them. Unplug anything you don’t use daily such as various lamps, a printer, blender, coffee maker and remember to power down your laptop at the end of the day and unplug it too! This one simple change takes a moment to plug something back in and you’ll be amazed at how you’ll save on your bill and help the environment’s resources also!
Make sure all attic or basement access areas are well insulated. If your attic door is not well insulated air can leak around it and cause problems with the temperature in your house, causing your heat or a/c to work harder and longer.
The most important thing is to listen. Throughout the year, I am sure that either your partner or any of your kids have hinted the gadgets they would want to buy for themselves or receive for their birthdays or Christmas. Keep your ears open for these hints and try to jot them down. This “wishlist” will definitely help you when the time for Christmas shopping comes.
Buy Energy Star appliances. When you are ready to remodel your kitchen, purchase appliances that are proven to save energy. Always look at the appliance labels, and don’t hesitate to ask about which ones will save you money.
If you live in snowy areas with extremely low temperatures, then it is highly suggested to change all four tires to snow tires. Snow tires are specifically designed to deliver the outmost wintertime traction and control.
Tops have always been a favorite toy since time immemorial. But now, thanks to advances in technology, a top has been created that-as far as tops go-blows the competition out of the water. The Non Stop Top can spin for up to eight hours after revving it up once. Powered by two small watch batteries, the top also lights up as it spins, making it a very fun desktop toy for all ages. From stocking stuffers to birthday gifts, the Non Stop Top could never be a bad choice.