Monthly Archives: June 2014

An Inside Look at Locksmithing

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What does a locksmith certification entail? You may not be wondering this question because you want to become a locksmith yourself (although, if you do — that’s so awesome, because you’re thinking about a profession that began thousands of years ago in ancient Assyria and has been incredibly important ever since). You might be wondering this question because you want to make sure that the new locksmith in town is actually the real deal before you call him up to replace every lock in your house. And it is totally okay to want to know more.

You may not have realized that a locksmith certification was required at all, but it actually takes a lot of hard work before someone can get certified in both Canada and the U.S., and open their own business. Here are just a few interesting parts of b (more…)

27 Jun 2014

Want to Help Others and the Environment? Donate Your Used Clothing to Charity

Donating clothing to charity

Take a look around your closet and the closets of your family members. Do you and your children have a lot of old clothing that doesn’t fit or isn’t what you want to wear any more? If so, you aren’t alone. Many people have clothing that sits unused in their closets and dresser drawers, and as a result, it often ends up in the trash at a later date. However, there are other options than throwing clothing away or storing it until it comes back in style. (And there’s a good chance it won’t, unfortunately.) Instead, there is a much better use for your old clothing, and that is to donate those garments to charity.

Charitable clothing donations aren’t just good for cleaning out your closets, though. They have many other benefits, too. Check out the benefits of (more…)

10 Jun 2014

Where Are the Best Places to Live?

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Why are Americans flocking into Virginia Beach? Luxury homes in Virginia Beach are located minutes away from the beach, entertainment venues, and educational attractions, like museums and state parks. In other words, Virginia Beach homes offer something for every member of your family — from young kids, young adults, and adults who are still kids at heart. What are some of the luxuries Americans enjoy after purchasing new homes in Virginia Beach?

Feel Good About Your Permanent Vacation (Teach Your Kids Something!)

There are plenty of museums and state parks, located just a short drive from Virginia Beach. Teach kids a thing or two about nature by taking them to one of Virginia’s 22 (more…)

04 Jun 2014