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It is an incredible honor to have someone of such integrity among our ranks, such an advocate for equality and enacting change where it’s needed, both among our community and beyond. Congratulations, Arlene, on your selection as the Jackson College 2020 Martin Luther King Jr. Medal of Service Award recipient. You truly deserve it!
While not as common today, some households still use a trash compactor to minimize the size of waste. Unfortunately, that convenience comes with a side effect: A small, dark compartment perfect for growing smelly bacteria from garbage residue. Suffice it to say that regular cleaning is necessary. But how do you clean and maintain this […]
You know it, I know it, and so does everyone else… you hate the idea of filing a claim. But why? One word: Inconvenience. Over the years you’ve come to expect long wait times and difficult communication, plus an unknown contractor coming to your house at odd hours (who may not be someone you actually […]
Thanksgiving has passed, and Christmas is on its way. What could this mean except… LEFTOVERS! Seriously, who doesn’t love a good turkey, stuffing, cranberry sauce, potatoes, gravy, and cheese melt on rye? Okay, okay, you might not include ALL of that, but chances are your microwave is getting a workout this holiday season. Don’t forget […]
First Things First Home warranties and homeowners’ insurance are two different things. Homeowners’ insurance is essentially hazard insurance—it covers damages to your property as a result of external forces (i.e., flooding, fire, etc.). A home warranty, on the other hand, is a service contract—it offers coverage for failures of your major home systems and appliances due […]
There are two types of holiday people: Those who decorate, and those who DECORATE. Either way, lights are involved. Our question to you is this: When was the last time you really inspected your home’s electrical? Better yet, when was the last time you had it professionally inspected? Is it safe? Use your holiday decorating […]
When the season means more time in the kitchen, the last thing you need is for your stove or oven to quit on you—or worse, start a fire. Semi-regular maintenance can go a long way toward ensuring they will work when you need them most, like when the whole family is over for Thanksgiving! Keep […]
America’s Preferred Home Warranty (APHW) proudly sponsored two bowling teams for the Junior Achievement (JA) of the Michigan Edge ‘Crazy Bowl’ held Saturday, Nov. 9 at Hillside Lanes in Hillsdale, Michigan. JA received 25 team sponsorships in total (including 10 youth teams). In between bowling with their feet, spinning in circles, and skipping hand in […]