Kids playing with pool noodles

Pool Noodles

You go to the store every summer and buy pool noodles for your children, when the season is over you throw them away or just put them in the garage. Well I’m here to tell you pool noodles can be a fun, inexpensive year around tool. We found two everyday bothersome problems that can be […]

Headlight Cleaning DIY

After awhile headlights are worn down from storms, sun and the journey of life. Maintenance is a restorative part of life that can be seen as an act of appreciation for the objects we have. Our car is a very important object. Headlight cleaning can be rather tricky and there are so many tips, tricks […]

Clean Car Hacks

If you spend a lot of time in your car, chances are your car will get dirty. However, just because your car doesn’t look or smell the way you want it to right now doesn’t mean it never will. The good news is that cleaning your car doesn’t have to be expensive or time consuming. […]

How to: Jump Start a Car

Unfortunately, there were many times when my car battery died and I was stuck not knowing what to do. Even if I had the right equipment needed to jump start my battery, I always had to look around and hope there was someone nearby that knew what to do and didn’t mind me using their […]

Driver’s Guide to Self-Care

After a long and busy week, I felt capable to drive to Houston after leaving work late. At this point, I was running on caffeine. I often have long drives because I travel a lot between Houston and Austin. Unfortunately, there were a couple times when I fell asleep at the wheel while driving. I […]

Night Driving Tips

Recently, I had a close call on I-35. I was driving home and tired. To keep me awake I was listening to loud music, but I wasn’t really paying attention to my surroundings. All of a sudden, a deer pops out of no where and I try to server around him. Thankfully I looked over […]

Preparing for Spring Showers

Preparing for Spring Showers In Central Texas, we know that when it rains, it pours. This means being prepared for your commute to work or trip downtown is a good idea to combat the harsh weather. Here are 5 tips on getting your car ready for the heavy rain. 1. Tire Safety Worn and deflated […]

Road Bike Safety

Bikes and other forms of wheeled transportation are all around and are sometimes a little intimidating to drive next to. These other forms of transportation can be much smaller. Which means they can easily get in blind spots. Then in traffic it can be hard to stay aware of your surroundings and respect the space […]

Pros and Cons of Aftermarket Parts

What are Aftermarket parts? “Aftermarket parts are made by anyone other than the car’s maker. They could be a direct replacement or something to change how the car performs or looks.” When it comes to repairing a car the question of what kind of parts to replace always comes up. There seems to be question […]