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How to Keep Your Home Cool Without Air Conditioning

When it comes to home energy costs, summer can be one of the most expensive times of the year. Fortunately, there are several things you can do to cut down on the cost of your air conditioning. 1. Turn off

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Celebrate Safely: 4th of July Safety Tips

The 4th of July is quickly approaching and families are gearing up for their barbecues and picnics. While you may begin to think about the fireworks and festivities, it is important to also remember safety precautions for the celebration. Following

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How to Prevent and Relieve Mosquito Bites:

Summertime means a great deal of time spent outside, however, a mosquito bump can be a true buzzkill. It seems like these types of bites are inevitable, and the scratching can drive you crazy until it heals. AIS has compiled

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BBQ Safety Tips- How to Prevent Foodborne Illness

What is your favorite part of the summer? The warm weather, swimming, longer days? Usually, these are the common things that people name off that puts them in the summer mood, along with the days spent BBQ-ing your favorite foods.

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4 Things to Check for the Expiration Date

With life’s busy hustle, sometimes it is easy to forget when your different food items expire; furthermore, it is even more cumbersome to remember when various household items expire. Make-up, cleaning supplies, medicine and toothbrushes are just a few items

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4 Holiday Shopping Tips

Are you still shopping for the holiday season? If so, follow four shopping tips that help you stay organized, have fun and buy the perfect gifts for everyone on your list. 1. Create a list of gift recipients and set

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4 Holiday Traveling Tips

We’re about to hit the big holiday season once again, leaving us to wonder where the last 365 days went. It’s time to see some great family, chow down on delicious food, and best of all, enjoy some much-needed days

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Car Ride Safety Tips for Pets

Whether your family is driving across the country to visit relatives for the holidays or you’re simply driving across town to the vet, you’ll most likely have to bring your dog or cat along for the ride at some point.

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Winter Boat Storage Tips

As the warm summer months draw to a close and cooler temperatures begin to creep in, the time has come yet again to put away the boat for the winter. Rather than simply park the boat in a storage area,

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What To Do When Pulled Over

It’s normal to get a little flustered when you see flashing blue lights in your rearview mirror. Whether you know you committed a traffic violation or have no clue why you’re being stopped, how you handle the situation makes all

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