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, native trees and plants, and soil testing to help keep your environment more green and healthy. Watch a short course online and take a … [Read more...] about GreenSpot Community Backyards program
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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