Archive for the ‘Spend a Little – Save a Lot’ Category

Spend a Little – Save a Lot: Stop the itch with Grandma’s poison ivy soap

Do you know that even though poison ivy or oak is sprayed with a weed control and looks dead, it can still be poisonous?  This is because the poisonous oils are still present on the leaves!  Even with long pants and sleeves and work gloves, many of us still contract poison ivy during these summer […]

Spend a Little – Save a Lot: Watering Made Easy

We wanted to take this chance to showcase an item that is not widely known, but has a large appeal.  Houseplants and certain potted plants outside dry up quickly without frequent watering.  When we leave for vacation, these plants are often stressed more because we are not able to water them.  We might put them […]

Spend a Little – Save a Lot: Helpful Paint Tools to Make your Job Easier!

When you walk the aisles of our paint department, you will find many neat items, all designed to make your next paint job cleaner, easier, and more efficient than ever before.  We decided to combine many of them and bring them to you all at once.  Here are some of our favorites! 3M paint and […]

Spend a Little, Save a Lot: Walk Behind Snow Plow

This article is about a product that we have carried for about 5 years now.  It is not new, but does deserve more attention, because of its quick and efficient snow removal abilities.  The 38″ snow plow from YoHo is part of their Polar Tuff line of products and perfect for so many of our […]

Spend A Little – Save A Lot: A Light Tester That Really Works!

If you are frustrated with throwing out Christmas lights each year because they don’t light or become a problem halfway through the season, you are not alone!  Tis the season for holiday cheer, but our holiday lights can add many headaches to a season that is already busy enough.  Save time and money and repair […]

Spend A Little – Save A Lot: Push-Fit plumbing fittings make DIY repairs simple

Plumbing repairs have often been overwhelming to homeowners and the fear of creating a bigger problem if done incorrectly is always a worry.  Now, with the invention of push-fit plumbing connections, fixing that leaking pipe or putting in a new faucet is both simple and affordable! I am a novice when it comes to plumbing […]

Spend A Little – Save A Lot: 3M Headlight Restoration Kit

According to the motor vehicle lighting council, cloudy headlamps, taillights and other plastic features of a vehicle have caused an estimated 2.8 million auto accidents, 23,000 fatal crashes and 2,300 pedestrian deaths each year! Most vehicles on the road today have headlight covers made from plastic, which make them very susceptible to yellowing and cloudiness […]

Spend a Little – Save a Lot: Bulb EZ makes changing light bulbs a cinch

Often times bulbs that remain in a fixture for a year or two become hard to remove.  Once they finally burn out and need to be replaced they can be hard to grip and almost impossible to turn.  Eliminate “frozen” sockets and the potential of broken bulbs.  Bulb EZ is a non-toxic lubricant that will […]

Spend a Little – Save a Lot: Adjustable Plant Supports Save Plants and Headaches

Plants come in all shapes and sizes, so why are plant supports limited to only a few options?  Thanks to Peacock plant supports, this is no longer the case.  Peacock garden supports are adjustable and customizable!  They grow with your plant and you can add on to them as your needs change throughout your garden. […]

Spend A Little – Save A Lot: Easy Bagger Makes Lawn Waste a Cinch

Loading plastic bags with yard waste of any kind is a struggle to say the least.  If you have to bag your yard waste for pick-up each week, you know the frustration this can cause.  Plastic bags puncture easily and won’t stay open for you to load them!  With the Easy Bagger, you can eliminate […]