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

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 […]

Spend a Little – Save a Lot: Safely Store Wool Clothing

Now that spring is finally here you won’t need to wear those heavy wool sweaters, or that warm wool blanket until next winter.  If you don’t properly store these items properly, you may be surprised to find holes in the material when using them for the first time next winter!  Not only are expensive wool […]

Spend a Little – Save a Lot: Do-it Yourself Tips to Lower Your Heating Bill

This January, more than in years past, we are battling the bitter cold of winter and with that comes inflated heating bills.  Here are some easy, do-it yourself solutions to reduce your heating bill this winter: Set back your thermostat:  A programmable thermostat is the easiest way to adjust your heat setting depending on the […]

Spend a Little – Save a Lot: Fire and Carbon Monoxide Safety

Our homes may feel safe since they protect us and our belongings from the cold, rain, snow, and wind; however there is more to a safe house than just having locking doors and an alarm system.  Carbon monoxide poisoning causes over 200 deaths a year and fires cause thousands of deaths each year in the […]

Spend a Little – Save a Lot: Restore Your Wood Furniture

We all seem to have a few pieces of furniture that have been a part of our households for as long as we can remember.  These pieces of furniture are typically build like a champ and are still very functional, but over time, have lost their original beauty.  They are often scratched, faded, or show […]

Spend a Little – Save a Lot: Turbo Charge Your Lawn & Garden Chemicals

Have you ever applied a liquid weed control just as the label recommended and not see the results that were advertised?  Or felt that you pretty much always have to reapply a second time to get the results you were hoping for the first time?  There are many factors that go into how well a […]

Spend a Little – Save a Lot! Motsenbocker’s 1-2-3 Lift Off Stain Remover Kit

This is the first in a series of blog posts that will feature inexpensive solutions designed to save you a lot of money down the road.  The first product I would like to highlight is Motsenbocker’s 1-2-3 Lift Off remover kit.  This product has done wonders on a pair of shorts and a pair of […]