Those in Franklin County can go green with the GreenSpot Community Backyards program. You can get a $50 rebate on the purchase of a rain barrel, compost bin, or native trees and plants to help keep your environment more green and healthy. Watch a short course online and take a quick quiz, or … [Read more...] about GreenSpot Community Backyards program
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Skip the stores and hit vintage and barn sales for awesome home decor, furniture, clothing, jewelry, and more. There are several vintage sales and barn sales in Columbus coming up this spring and early summer that you don't want to miss! We included sales that are within a reasonable driving … [Read more...] about Vintage Sales and Barn Sales in Columbus
If you love vintage clothing, jewelry, and decor, you don't want to miss Vintage Market Days at Franklin County Fairgrounds! Vintage Market Days® is an upscale vintage-inspired indoor/outdoor market featuring original art, antiques, clothing, jewelry, handmade treasures, home décor, outdoor … [Read more...] about Vintage Market Days in Columbus: Freshly Picked
Tools can be very expensive. Unless it's part of your trade, it's often not cost-effective for “do-it-yourself-ers” to buy tools for quick repair jobs around the house or on a car. Thanks to Auto Zone's Loan-A-Tool, there's no more need to pay for tools you need temporarily. Using the FREE service … [Read more...] about Auto Zone’s Loan-A-Tool service offers free tool rentals
With the advent of quality cellphone cameras and sharing photos on social media, gone are the days of carrying around a separate camera to take pictures and having photos printed. I miss having actual photo prints and albums, so with the birth of my child, I've made it a goal to print photos (lots … [Read more...] about Groovebook Photo App: print those photos!
Did you know our tax dollars support the Consumer Information Catalog? The government offers hundreds of FREE and low-cost (as low as $1.50) publications. However, most are FREE. The focus is to help consumers make informed decisions on many topics, including cars, computers, education, employment, … [Read more...] about Free and low-cost consumer advice publications
People say time is money, and there's no doubt that lack of organization can cause lots of wasted time and clutter. I "met" Patti through a local Facebook group where she shared a brilliant tip for organizing home life and the never-ending paper piles for her family and asked her to share it here. … [Read more...] about Create a file box for quick, organized storage