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Celebrate Fall with a Halloween Party

Fall is a great time to fill your home with golden leaves, orange pumpkins, the aroma of pumpkin spice, and your friends. Plan a party with some friends this season to carve pumpkins together, watch your favorite scary movies, and enjoy some delicious treats. Plan your party in your backyard or inside your home for some pumpkin-carving fun.

Food

Create a menu based with some vegetables that are seasonally available during the fall. Create a food bar with all of the food laid out on the table for people to grab their food individually. Sweet potatoes are delicious and easy…

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Halloween Safety Tips

Halloween Safety Tips

On All Hallows Eve there will be more foot traffic from trick-or-treaters walking the streets. Friends and families gather together and enjoy candy dressed up in costumes. Although this is a fun event, the risk of injury increases because there will be more people outside than usual.

Here are some safety tips for Halloween night:

Drive Safely

Unfortunately, in 2015 there were 55 deaths on Halloween night in the U.S. from drunk driving. If you are planning on enjoying your evening with some alcoholic beverages make sure you have a designated driver or call an Uber…

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Car Flood Damage

Preparing for Hurricane Irma brought upon fatigue, anxiety and stress. People were worried about their personal belongings getting damaged and ruined from the storm. Some evacuated and took with them what they valued most while others braved out the storm. While everyone in Florida was frantically preparing for the massive storm to hit land, many people wondered about what to do with their vehicles to protect them from flood damage.

According to an article in Fortune, somewhere between 200,000 and 400,000 vehicles were completely destroyed from Hurricane Irma. After everything started to settle down people started to question…

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The Best Time to Purchase a Car

Maybe you have a child that is entering into the next phase of their life and venturing off to college, and they need a reliable vehicle to get them around. Or maybe your current vehicle is getting older and you are interested in finding a good deal on a better car. Whatever the reason may be, let us help you figure out the best time to buy a vehicle.

Oddly enough, most people think that December is the perfect time to purchase a vehicle. Around the holidays there are end-of-the-years sales that are intended to draw in people to make…

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Back to School

Some kids are going into kindergarten for the first time while other parents are saying goodbye to their kids as they enter into college. Children grow up, and they will soon be venturing off on their own into the world. In most cases parents are more scared than their kids are during big milestones. If your kids are journeying out of the house for the first time it’s helpful to remember the time when you first moved out of the house and lived on your own. Do you remember your first car? The growl of the engine and the…

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What to Do When Your Car Overheats

You may feel cool inside of your car with the air conditioning on high but you may not be thinking about how hard your vehicle is working during the hotter parts of summer. The heat makes your engine work harder and this makes your car more susceptible to overheating. Hot engine temperatures combined with low coolant levels can increase your risk for overheating. When the engine overheats there is a chance of it destroying your engine.

Spending time in the sun ages your skin, and if you stay out too long you’ll get sunburned. The same thing happens to…

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Summer Safety Tips for Your Car

During the summer it gets extremely hot, and a parked vehicle’s inside temperature can rise to life-threatening levels. This is dangerous to the health and wellbeing of any person or pet left unattended in the vehicle.

Here are some helpful tips to remember when you’re on the road this summer:

Parked vehicles

The car’s temperature will be much hotter than the outside air temperature because heat gets trapped in the vehicle with no place to escape. If the temperature is 90 degrees outside it only takes ten minutes for the inside of a parked vehicle to reach…

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Fourth of July Celebration

Celebrate the Fourth of July this year in your new Dodge Journey! You will have the most enjoyable ride in your new vehicle on your way to see the wonderful fireworks. Are you having a hard time figuring out how you would like to celebrate the Fourth of July this year?

Here are some ideas on how to celebrate:

Boating

This Fourth of July celebrate the birth of our nation on the open water. Take a boat out for an evening ride and watch the entire sky light up in beautiful flashes of color. This is a unique experience because…

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Spring Cleaning for Your Vehicle: Part Two

Cleaning your car from the inside out will make you feel like it is brand new vehicle sitting in your garage. It will be more enjoyable to drive to work every day with an organized car. Just like we clean out our homes, we must remember to do the same with our vehicles. A clean vehicle makes for a decluttered mind. Here are a few places to consider checking up on and tidying up for a decluttered, safe driving experience.

Wheels

Checking your tire’s air pressure and making sure there aren’t any nails stuck in your tire that…

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Preventing Tire Blow Outs from Happening

Have you ever been driving on the highway and had your tire blow out? This is not an uncommon situation, but nonetheless it is still a frightening experience. The best thing to do in this situation is to stay calm and hold onto the steering wheel with a secure grip. Allow your car to slow down naturally without you slamming on the breaks, and then pull off of the road to a safe area. A tire blow out is usually caused from a vehicle that is carrying more weight than it is built for, from the impact in your tire…

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