Once you’ve experienced the trauma of frozen water pipes, you take extremely cold weather and your home’s vulnerability more seriously. The low temperature freezes the water inside the pipes. The pipes can then burst, causing extensive damage. Take some precautions to prepare for water pipes freezing and avoid waking up on a cold morning and turning on the faucet to find no water coming out.
The tests will be provided at no cost, including no shipping fee. The White House said "tests will typically ship within 7-12 days of ordering."
What you need to know about ordering free tests, plus eligibility requirements and insurance reimbursement.
Prices paid by U.S. consumers jumped 7% in December from a year earlier, the highest inflation rate since 1982.
The price tag for the new Montana Heritage Center now under construction in Helena has grown from $52.7 million to a projected $72 million, and officials are citing inflation, higher supply costs, supply shortages and labor issues as reasons for the increase.
Starting Saturday, private health insurers will be required to cover up to eight home COVID-19 tests per month for people on their plans.
Sure, you can replace an old shower curtain with a new one, but a more impressive upgrade is installing a hinged shower door. A door instead of a curtain is an attractive improvement that makes it a permanent enclosure that won’ t go unnoticed. When we made the switch in a small bathroom, it gave the room an immediate aesthetic upgrade— and the door did a better job of...
While you're paying more at the pump, those high prices haven't translated to a boom for oil producers.
More Americans worry about unexpected medical bills than any other expense, according to polls by the Kaiser Family Foundation in 2018 and 2020. Unfortunately, those bills aren’t rare: 18% of…
The directional heads of track lighting make it one of the most versatile fixtures that can be used in any room. We see tracks wherever lighting is needed for working at a desk, preparing food or over a workbench, places around a home where illumination is important.
Inflation is up again and has become a major concern for the White House. Source by: Stringr
Inflation awoke from a long slumber in 2021. The U.S. government's consumer price index skyrocketed 6.8% in the 12 months that ended in November — the sharpest such jump since 1982. The speed of the global economic recovery surprised businesses, which had laid off workers, let shelves and warehouses go bare, and cut factory output when the coronavirus pandemic first hit. They're still struggling to catch up with demand, creating supply bottlenecks and higher costs for raw materials and finished goods.
Four in 10 Americans say inflation is having a major impact on their finances this holiday season. Here's a closer look.
We have the uncanny ability to find our bathtub drain clogged before we have a busy day and not much free time. Our solution to unclog the drain works sometimes, but not always. Most clogs in a tub drain occur from a buildup of hair in the drain; the choice is unclog it yourself or call for help.
Prices for consumer goods are up nearly 7% compared to last year, new data shows.
Q: I’ve been reading your column about condominium reserves, and it’s made me think that most condominium associations should have higher reserves.
Monthly business applications averaged 430,000 nationwide in November, according to the U.S. Census Bureau. This marks the 11th consecutive month of numbers well above the 342,000 in December 2020. While…
Last month, prices rose 3.5% year-over-year. That’s the biggest spike since 2014.