Archives for April 2014

Spring Home Renovations Require Upgrading Your Insurance Coverage

Remodeling your home is a great way to kick off your spring season. Remodels will not only upgrade the appearance of your home but can add value to your property. Once done, make sure your renovations are protected by upgrading your homeowners insurance policy. Major remodeling projects such as kitchen renovations or adding a pool, Read More

Spring Cleaning Tips that Simplify Your Life

Getting your home ready for spring doesn’t need to be a difficult or time consuming process. Here are six fast and easy spring cleaning tips that can help simplify your life.  1. Make “trash” and “donate” boxes. Simplify decluttering by filling them up as you go through your home. 2. Clean one room at a Read More

Face the Facts: Earth Day 2014

Millions celebrate Earth Day every April 22, but how many people know how it all got started? In honor of the 44th installment of this annual holiday, it’s time to find out more about its surprising origins and the change it continues to inspire. Sen. Gaylord Nelson, a senator from Wisconsin, announced his idea for Read More

Tax Tips for the Small Business

Taxes can be a large expense for any business. However, for a small business, they can be a heavy burden. Use these tips to avoid paying more in taxes than necessary: Stay current on this tax year’s deductions: tax credits and deductions change from year to year, requiring that you stay current on what is Read More

As Winter Conditions Linger, Defensive Drivers Take the Wheel

After nearly every winter season, it seems like spring is a long time coming. So when the air starts to warm, and the calendar passes by that March 20th date many breathe a sigh of relief and let their guard down. But unfortunately, winter weather doesn’t necessarily follow the calendar. And some winters bring more Read More

High Winds in Rexburg create Highway Driving Hazard

The National Weather Service has issued a wind advisory as of Thursday March 20th for several cities in Idaho including Rexburg.  This means that wind speeds are expected to approach or exceed 35 miles per hour which can hinder driving, especially for high profile vehicles.  This also means that dust is expected to kick up Read More