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Do You Really Need To Purchase Snow Tires This Winter?

Posted by on Dec 11, 2015 in Uncategorized | Comments Off on Do You Really Need To Purchase Snow Tires This Winter?

If you are like most drivers, you know that snow tires exist, but unless you live somewhere that receives large amounts of ice and snow, you may have never seriously considered purchasing a set. This is because snow tires back in the day made for a horrible ride unless there was ice and snow on the road. This has all changed; most of the major tire manufacturers now make snow tires that offer great handling all winter long. But do you need to replace your all season tires with a set? Here are a few factors you may want to consider. ...

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The 101 On Your ABS: Understanding And Maintaining Your Anti-Lock Braking System

Posted by on Sep 22, 2015 in Uncategorized | Comments Off on The 101 On Your ABS: Understanding And Maintaining Your Anti-Lock Braking System

Owning and operating a vehicle can be stressful. From the initial purchase and insurance costs to the necessary maintenance and automotive repairs, the overwhelming nature of owning a car, truck, or SUV is easy to see. Considering your brakes are an imperative aspect of your vehicle’s operation, ensuring they are in proper working condition is key to your safety. Unfortunately, you may not understand how your vehicle’s ABS, or Anti-lock Braking System, works. Using this guide, you will be able to understand, utilize, and maintain...

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No Garage? Four Ways To Protect Your Vehicle From Hail Damage When You Have To Park Outside

Posted by on Jul 29, 2015 in Uncategorized | Comments Off on No Garage? Four Ways To Protect Your Vehicle From Hail Damage When You Have To Park Outside

As hail damage has become increasingly common, insurance claims for hail damage have risen by 84 percent between 2010 and 2012. That means nearly double the number of claims were submitted in 2012 versus 2010, and the numbers continue to grow. If you have to park on the street and you live in an area where hailstorms are common, you may be especially worried. Here’s what you can do to protect your car: 1. Buy a temporary garage If you don’t have a standard garage for your car, you can buy a range of temporary options,...

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The Right Way To RV: 4 Tips For Rving With The Family This Summer

Posted by on Jul 28, 2015 in Uncategorized | Comments Off on The Right Way To RV: 4 Tips For Rving With The Family This Summer

As a parent, you most likely understand the importance of spending time with your family. From creating memories that will last a lifetime to relaxing and unwinding after a long, stressful year of work and school, the benefits of a summer vacation with the family are easy to see. While complete vacation packages with airfare and accommodations are appealing, they do not offer much time for bonding. If you are one of the 8.9 million households that own an RV from a place like Orangewood RV Center, consider taking a road trip with your family...

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