How You Can Winterize Your Central Air Conditioning System's Outdoor Unit

With autumn almost here and wintry weather not too far behind it, it is time to start thinking about protecting your central air conditioning system's outside unit. Winterizing the outside unit, which houses the compressor and condenser coils, is an important preventative maintenance step to take. Winterizing will shield the unit from the harsh cold and frozen precipitation, as well as protect the system from other potential damage. Below is more information on how you can winterize your outside unit and what and what not to do: [Read More]

Five Ways Your Home-Based Craft Business Can Benefit From A Storage Unit

If your online craft business is growing rapidly, it may be time to start looking at your storage and expansion options. After all, with increased business and customer demand comes increased inventory, supplies, and need for storage. Whether you sell seasonal items and need to rotate things out regularly or you're just short on space in the house, you may find that renting a self-storage unit is the best way for you to keep things organized. [Read More]

Making The Leap Into A More Stressful (But Rewarding) Job? How Can You Ensure Adequate Compensation?

Whether you're leaving your safe (but stagnant) position at a well-established firm to take a role in a startup company or are moving from the world of private industry to a public service role, you may be excited about the changes in your career -- as well as your salary and benefits package. However, a misstep during the negotiation stage of the game could cost you thousands or even hundreds of thousands of lost dollars during your career. [Read More]