Home & Living

Simple Ways to Save Money and Make Your Home a Great Place to Live

Heater Tune-Up Buffalo NYYou may not often consider that when you participate in home upkeep measures, you’re saving money in the long run, but that’s often the case. There are numerous home maintenance and improvement tasks you can do to make your home more comfortable while cutting long-term costs.

Deal With Bothersome Drafts

Drafty areas of your home probably aren’t as noticeable during the warmest months of the year, especially if you already have the windows and doors open for fresh air anyway. However, when the weather starts to turn cold, you’ll probably begin to feel drafty areas.

Weather stripping and door sweeps …

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It’s A Kindera Giveaway! #KeepYourKidsSafeOnline

Welcome to the Kindera Giveaway.  Feel free to read the Night Helper’s review here to find out more about the product.

 

ONE WINNER will win a Kindera Unit, “keep your kids safe while on-line

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Open to: USA only 18yrs. +

Start date: 03/07-03/20

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We reserve the right to make revisions, to cancel, or suspend this contest for any reason. We are not associated with any of the companies named above. The odds of winning …

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Home & Living

Save Up To $250 on iKrema Memory Foam Mattresses

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In the past, I have usually preferred style over comfort in most of the choices I have made when buying stuff and that includes even in mattresses. While growing up in the Philippines, we did not even have a mattress to sleep on and it just seemed normal to me. My family could hardly afford to put food on the table much less buy mattresses. I did not know how it felt to have a soft, comfy bed to sleep in.

I could still probably sleep on the floor here without much trouble but my hubby, on the other hand, …

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Home & Living

What Causes Faucet to Drip

featured-toilet-repair-servicesWhat can you do to stop a traditional style tap dripping?

There are two types of tap that are generally present in homes. One of these is a lever style tap that has just one handle. The other is a traditional style tap. If you are experiencing problems with a lever style tap it could be that the cartridge needs to be replaced. It’s more common for a traditional style tap to leak and it’s often a fairly easy task to resolve the problem. The usual cause is wear and tear to an internal rubber seal or washer.

We …

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Food/Drink

Fish Fry

 photo DSCI0635.jpgwalleye in butter & finely chopped onions

grilled crappies and perch in butter & finely chopped onions

I can’t wait for the warm season to come and go fish at the nearby lakes.  These pictures were taken one summer season when the family got together.  I am anxious to start catching good sized eating fish. It was my hubby who caught most of these fish. Overall, at that time, we brought home seven fish of different kinds. My hubby caught one walleye, three crappies and two perch.

I, on the other hand, only caught a crappie and a perch. We had …

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Tonight’s Dinner – Buttered Garlic Shrimp

This was what my hubby and I had for our dinner tonight, shrimp sauteed in lemon soda with butter. The lemon soda gives this dish the sweet taste that blends well with the rich flavor of butter and the spice of garlic. It is tasty and is easy to prepare. Here are the following ingredients you need.

Buttered Garlic Shrimp
 
Ingredients
  • 2 lbs of shrimp
  • ¼ cup butter
  • 1 tsp powdered garlic
  • 1 quarter onions, finely chopped
  • 2 tbsp parsley flakes
  • ½ cup lemon soda
  • ground black pepper
  • salt to taste
Instructions
  1. Marinade the shrimp in lemon

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Home & Living

How Many Treatments are Required to Kill Household Pests

If you have a problem with pests in your home then often the best thing to do is call for professional help. You can speak to a New Jersey exterminator and hire them to get rid of the pests from your home. You may be wondering whether they are able to do this in just one visit.

When it comes to pest control there is not a one size fits all solution. The products and processes used in clearing pests from your home vary, depending on the type of pest involved and other factors such as the people who live …

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