6 Q&A’s About Tire Pressure

6 Q&A’s About Tire Pressure

It’s not that you don’t care about your tires, but unless you have a monthly alarm set on your phone to check your tire pressure, it might be one of the last bits of routine vehicle maintenance that you think about. Though often neglected, the practice of checking...
Five Car Fluids You Should Check Regularly

Five Car Fluids You Should Check Regularly

Your car runs on various fluids, and it is important to make sure that they are filled to the optimal levels at all times. Luckily for you, it is relatively easy to check your fluid levels from the comfort of your own home. Depending on what kind of car you have,...
Beware of Potholes

Beware of Potholes

Let’s start today off with a fourth-grade geology lesson. There are a lot of ways that nature shapes its own landscape, but two of those ways include weathering and erosion. Weathering is the process of different kinds of weather (rain, ice, wind, fluctuating...
New Driver? 9 Top Tips for You

New Driver? 9 Top Tips for You

Whether you are a new driver or the guardian of a new driver, the learning-to-drive experience can be tense for everyone involved. My own mother still gasps in horror, slowly reaches up to clutch the door handle, slams on the passenger side foot brake, covers her...
Family Road Trip Planned? Get Your Car Ready

Family Road Trip Planned? Get Your Car Ready

Due to our growing family, we finally decided to bite the bullet and upgrade to a (gulp) mini-van. Our compact car had served us well for many years, but between car seats, double strollers, and groceries, we were constantly pinched for space. Which is why I was so...
How To Know The Best Oil To Put in Your Car

How To Know The Best Oil To Put in Your Car

Most of us know that we need to change our car’s engine oil frequently. This keeps all of the engine parts properly lubricated and running well. What we may not know is what type of oil to use. There are lots of choices out there, but only some of them are right for...