15 May 2014
May 15, 2014

What is Small Business ?

May 15, 2014 1 Comment

Small biz, sole proprietor, SMB and Mom and Pop: these are just a few of the terms used to describe a small business. Another word that is usually associated with small business is local. A local, small business is usually made up of 1- 20 people who work or are the independent (another good word.. read more →

17 Apr 2014
April 17, 2014

What You Can’t See Can Hurt You!

April 17, 2014 0 Comment

They are under your sidewalk. They lurk under your driveway. They may even exist under your car at night. You can’t see it. You may not even be able to hear it. But it is there. And with each passing season, it gets worse. When it gets worse, it becomes wider and deeper. What is.. read more →

18 Jan 2014
January 18, 2014

5 Low or No-Cost Home Improvement Projects

January 18, 2014 1 Comment

Winter usually finds people spending a significant amount of time indoors. Unless you get a break from the cold, like we have been getting in the Midwest, inside is the best place to escape the cold, snow and wind. By January’s end, you may be all baked out spending much of your indoor time in.. read more →

20 Nov 2013
November 20, 2013

6 Things To Do to Get Ready for the Snow of 2014

November 20, 2013 0 Comment

Thanksgiving is just around the corner and with it, black Friday, shopping for the holidays, Christmas parties, and lots of fires in the fire place.  The last 2 winters (except for the snow storm in May last year) gave us  little snow and not much winter in Kansas City. In fact, according to the National.. read more →

16 Sep 2013
September 16, 2013

October Rituals

September 16, 2013 0 Comment

The month of October signals the start of the fall season and falling leaves, falling temperatures, falling rain, and falling concrete. Wait a minute! Fall does not bring falling concrete! No, it certainly does not. Just a friendly reminder that when homeowners are out raking leaves in their yard, it is a good time to.. read more →

Saturday, May 17, is National Armed Forces Day. It is a day where we recognize the outstanding sacrifices and bravery of the men and women who serve in all branches of the armed forces. The third Saturday in May each year is always reserved for these heroic people who leave their families, friends and the.. read more →

15 Apr 2013
April 15, 2013

Spring Cleaning Checklist

April 15, 2013 6 Comments

In some parts of the country (sorry Minnesota) , the air is beginning to warm; the flowers are starting the blooming cycle, and the grass in beginning to grow. You may have had your first ride on your lawn mower this past week-end. With spring inevitably our thoughts also turn to change, a new start,.. read more →