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  • 6 Housewarming Gifts for Apartment Dwellers
    by Madeline Coite, Apartminty on July 17, 2018 at 10:00 am

    One tradition that seems to have stood the test of time is hosting a housewarming party. This occasion is often marked with a small get-together and gifts to be used in the new home. You may wonder which gifts are appropriate and useful for apartment dwellers moving into a new place. Whether the recipient is […] The post 6 Housewarming Gifts for Apartment Dwellers appeared first on The Allstate Blog. […]

  • 3-D Printing 101: What You Need to Know
    by The Allstate Blog Team on July 16, 2018 at 10:00 am

    You may have heard about a family friend doing a little 3-D printing at home and you’re looking to venture into this new technology yourself. But, you’re not sure where to start. As 3-D printers become less expensive and easier to work with, more people are using them to create custom items at home, according […] The post 3-D Printing 101: What You Need to Know appeared first on The Allstate Blog. […]

  • Tips for Returning Home After a Wildfire
    by The Allstate Blog Team on July 12, 2018 at 1:00 pm

    After a wildfire dies down, you may be anxious to head home. It’s important that you don’t return to your home until authorities say it’s safe, Ready.gov says. It’s also a good idea to listen to authorities for notices about whether your water is safe to drink. Once you get the all clear to go home, you may […] The post Tips for Returning Home After a Wildfire appeared first on The Allstate Blog. […]

  • Quick Fix: Clean Coffee Stains Out of Your Car Mats
    by The Allstate Blog Team on July 11, 2018 at 10:00 am

    If you like to enjoy a morning cup of coffee in the car as you drive to work, start your errands or drop the kids off at school, you’re not alone. But, because we’re all human, this multitasking can sometimes lead to coffee spills on the carpets. Don’t worry! This step-by-step guide can help you […] The post Quick Fix: Clean Coffee Stains Out of Your Car Mats appeared first on The Allstate Blog. […]

  • Quick Fix: Cleaning Rusty Outdoor Furniture
    by The Allstate Blog Team on July 10, 2018 at 10:00 am

    Outdoor furniture can take a bit of a beating in the off-season, especially if it’s made of metal. And no one wants to get rust stains on their clothes during a fun summer gathering. There’s a quick and easy way to spruce up and help protect your outdoor furniture. Get rid of rusty patches using […] The post Quick Fix: Cleaning Rusty Outdoor Furniture appeared first on The Allstate Blog. […]

  • What to Include in a Beginner’s Toolkit
    by The Allstate Blog Team on July 9, 2018 at 10:00 am

    Whether you’re moving into your first home or simply trying to become more handy, a well-stocked toolkit can be essential. Having basic tools available can help you respond to a variety of home maintenance tasks, furniture assembly projects and emergency repairs that may come your way. This slideshow includes a selection of important tools you […] The post What to Include in a Beginner’s Toolkit appeared first on The Allstate Blog. […]

  • How to Install a Swing Set in Your Backyard
    by The Allstate Blog Team on July 6, 2018 at 7:00 pm

    If you’re thinking about installing a backyard swing set, it’s important to find the right equipment, an appropriate location and install it safely. Consider these tips as you select and install a swing set. Choose Your Swing Set Wisely Consider buying a swing set that your child can grow into, BobVila.com suggests. Look for an option that won’t just offer safety […] The post How to Install a Swing Set in Your Backyard appeared first on The Allstate Blog. […]

  • 5 Types of Landlords You May Encounter in Your Life
    by The Allstate Blog Team on July 6, 2018 at 10:00 am

    When it comes to finding the right apartment, there may be a bit more to consider than location and your budget. Your landlord can set the tone for your experience in a rental unit. An absentee landlord may make your living conditions uncomfortable when necessary repairs aren’t made. On the other hand, a landlord who keeps […] The post 5 Types of Landlords You May Encounter in Your Life appeared first on The Allstate Blog. […]

  • The Ins and Outs of a Motorcycle Engine
    by Matthew Bochnak on July 3, 2018 at 10:00 am

    How familiar are you with a motorcycle engine? Whether you’re a seasoned biker or a first-time rider, watch as motorcycle enthusiast Matthew Bochnak explains what makes up a motorcycle engine. Watch more videos by Matthew at HowToMotorcycleRepair.com and YouTube, and follow him on Facebook and Twitter.  The post The Ins and Outs of a Motorcycle Engine appeared first on The Allstate Blog. […]

  • Interior Inspiration: 5 Home Design Trends
    by The Allstate Blog Team on July 2, 2018 at 10:00 am

    Is your home decor starting to feel a little dated? Perhaps it’s time for a refresh. Whether you’re looking to overhaul a room or the entire house, these five interior design trends may be just the motivation you need to get started. The post Interior Inspiration: 5 Home Design Trends appeared first on The Allstate Blog. […]

  • What I Wish I Knew: Crystal Beach
    by MetLife Blog on June 13, 2018 at 7:58 pm

    What do you wish you knew when you graduated? Crystal Beach Shares What She Wishes She Knew Before Her First Job. The post What I Wish I Knew: Crystal Beach appeared first on The MetLife Blog. […]

  • What I Wish I Knew: Nico Eggert
    by MetLife Blog on June 5, 2018 at 9:32 pm

    What do you wish you knew when you graduated? Nico Eggert Shares What He Wishes He Knew Before His First Job. The post What I Wish I Knew: Nico Eggert appeared first on The MetLife Blog. […]