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Car Paint Protection Tips For New & Old Cars



One of the best things about getting a new car is the paint. Your car arrives with pristine paintwork, free of scratches, dings, stains, chips and discoloration. Once you drive it off the lot, it’s up to you to protect that paint to maintain that new car look.

Protecting your paint is about mor...

Be Prepared for the Road & 17 Awesome RV Road Trip Ideas


Whether it’s a quick trip across town or a multi-week excursion across the country, when you drive an RV, the country is yours to explore. Having a great RV trip isn’t about simply picking a road and driving, it takes a little planning, both to make sure your RV is in good repair, and also selecting...

7 Tips on Parking and Storing a Motorcycle to Prevent Theft



Knowing where and how to park and secure a motorcycle can make all the difference if you want to be able to enjoy your ride.

Unfortunately, motorcycles make appealing targets for thieves because ownership has increased and also because motorcycles are easier to transport than cars or larger veh...

Easy Guide to Loading Your Motorcycle


Between 2002 and 2017, the number of motorcycles registered in the U.S. has doubled from 4 million to 8 million. And why not? Whether it’s the back trails or the open highway, there’s nothing more liberating than sitting astride a powerful piece of machinery.

Of course, if you want to transport...

The 10 Best Ways to Protect Your Truck Bed


Whether you’re hauling materials to the job site, transporting your motorcycle, ATV or off-road vehicle, or moving your drum kit to the next gig, your truck bed is constantly taking a beating.

The good news? By using a combination of bed liners, covers, hardware and accessories, you can not onl...

9 Winter Car Care Tips To Protect Your Ride Through Cold Weather



It happens every winter.

It’s freezing outside and you rush to your car to get warm. You can’t get your door unlocked, or you have trouble starting your car because of the cold weather…

Or maybe you’re running late for work, find your car has been covered in snow and need to use a shovel a...

Where & How To Store Your Boat During The Off-Season



As temperatures get colder, the day must come when you need to come up with some ideas to store your boat for the season.

 

Whether it’s your first time storing your boat or if you’re an experienced boat owner, you’ve probably asked yourself these questions before: 

Where do I store...

Boat Maintenance Checklist For First-Timers & Seasoned Captains



Owning a boat can be wonderful. It gives you the ability to get on the water, spend time with family and just get away from it all.

However, many first-time boat owners may not be aware of the maintenance necessities that come with owning a boat.

One important first step is to put together...

Empire Gives - Universal Alcorn Charter School




School:
Universal Alcorn Charter School, Philadelphia, PA

Teacher: Ms. Jane Graham, 5th Grade ELA Teacher

Project: Upgrading classroom library and giving students books that will foster their love for reading for life!

For our first Empire Gives project, we selected Universal Alcorn Charter Schoo...

8 Do It Yourself Car Cleaning Tricks To Keep Your Exterior Pristine



Cars and trucks get dirty. No matter how much we try to keep our cars clean, they’re never as clean as we’d like them to be, both inside and out.

 

That’s a shame because you spend a lot of time in your car and when you have a clean car, you feel better about yourself. In fact, studies have sh...