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How To Increase Value of Home

  » Home & Garden


Provide any prospective buyer a copy of receipts that detail any recent repairs, improvements or major work done by a reputable contractor. ex. new roof, new insulation, pressure washing, duct cleaning, energy star appliances, etc.

Tip Credibility: 23


submitted by Economizer 2009-09-24 04:08:52 am    

Movies You Must Watch Before You Die

  » Entertainment & Music


Dances With Wolves - A great story about acceptance of others and appreciating other cultures. Terrific acting and beautiful cinematography.

Tip Credibility: 25


submitted by Economizer 2009-07-27 12:52:18 am    

How do you determine if your tire has a slow leak?

  » Cars & Transportation


Use a spray bottle with some soapy water. Spray the front of the tire and look for a localized area of rising air bubbles. You may have to remove the tire to check the other side and tire tread.

Tip Credibility: 27


submitted by Economizer 2009-07-26 01:01:42 pm    

How to find a lost cat

  » Pets


I'm no expert on this subject but this just happened to me recently. This article helped me find my indoor cat in one day. Very comforting and I learned alot about cat behavior. Many thanks to the author! www.tlconline.org/art/0011.html

Tip Credibility: 21


submitted by Economizer 2009-07-24 04:51:43 pm    

How to go green to save Earth.

  » Environment


Honeywell is set to introduce a new wind turbine this fall and retail them through Ace Hardware. Designed for residential use and engineered to generate electricity at low wind speeds. Due to the small size and resonable cost it looks very promising.

Tip Credibility: 21


submitted by Economizer 2009-07-20 04:01:35 pm    

How To Get Low Cost Solar & Wind Energy

  » Home & Garden


Make sure to complete a good site survey when installing any fixed DIY solar install. A "true" south orientation and eliminating any shading problems are crucial to generating the most enegy for any type of system you plan on installing.

Tip Credibility: 23


submitted by Economizer 2009-07-20 03:00:05 pm    

How to improve your fuel mileage

  » Cars & Transportation


Idling will always result in zero miles per gallon,so try to turn off your engine when ever possible. Specially if you know you will be waiting on someone for longer than a couple of minutes.

Tip Credibility: 23


submitted by Economizer 2009-07-20 02:29:20 pm    

How to improve your fuel mileage

  » Cars & Transportation


If you only use your car for running local errands or very short trips only fill your tank half way. Otherwise you are just paying for carrying the extra weight of a full tank of gas. A gallon of gas weighs about 6 lbs.

Tip Credibility: 26


submitted by Economizer 2009-07-20 12:44:52 pm    

How to go green to save Earth.

  » Environment


Always try to use compact fluorescent bulbs. They are coming down in price and newer designs will soon be shaped more like regular light bulbs. Manufacturers are also working on eliminating the delay involved in getting that instant brightness.

Tip Credibility: 25


submitted by Economizer 2009-07-18 05:33:04 pm    

How to improve your fuel mileage

  » Cars & Transportation


A total cliche but it never hurts to repeat. Replace your car's air filter at least once a year! One of the easiest and most cost effective ways to improve fuel efficiency. Unrestricted airflow saves gas.

Tip Credibility: 24


submitted by Economizer 2009-07-18 04:35:33 pm    


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