Archives for October 2014

A Fallen Tree Damages Your Home Or Car…What Now?

Storms pose a serious threat to homes all across the country on a regular basis. Some areas are more threatened than others! This year’s winter is predicted to be much more intense than it has been in the past. For those living in the Midwest- this is saying something! Storms can cause all sorts of damage to a home. However, one of the most common damages is a fallen tree! Trees can destroy your home, your car, and other possessions depending on where they land. Here are some things to think Read More

Winterize Before Packing Up At Your Vacation Home!

Are you one of the lucky Americans who are fortunate enough to own a second home? Vacation homes are typically found in the mountains, near the beach, near lakes, or anywhere else where there’s nice weather, while your other location is miserably cold or hot. Before you pack up and head home, there are a number of tasks you should take care of at your vacation home to ensure it will be prepared to face the cold temperatures of the winter months. Here are a few recommendations to get you Read More

Incredible Illinois Pumpkin Patches To Check Out!

If you haven’t already stuffed your calendar full of Halloween get-togethers, and other festivities, then boy do we have some fun ideas for you! Take a look at some of the local holiday happenings that you and your family are sure to love: Head over to Konow’s Corn Maze! The maze can be found in Homer Glen, Illinois and is fun for individuals of all ages! There’ll be live music, a heated tent, a fire pit, and of course- pumpkins! Your children will love sorting through pumpkins until they Read More

14 Tips For A Safe Halloween!

Fall's in full swing, and Halloween will soon be knocking on our door! There’s so much to be done! Costumes must be sewn, candy must be purchased, homes must be decorated, and much, much more! This is a busy time, but safety guidelines should still be reviewed and followed! Here’s a quick refresher of Halloween safety in case you’ve forgotten! If your child’s costume incorporates any fake weapons, make sure they’re made out of a soft or flexible material. Always be sure that a trustworthy Read More