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The Latest in Seasonal Snapshot: Winter

Home Health Check: Ways to Breathe Easier While Cooped Up
If you find yourself cooped up indoors during the winter months, you may not be getting much fresh air. If the air in your home feels stale or it’s too dry, there…
4 Winter DIY Home Improvement Ideas
It’s the dead of the winter and you’re cooped up inside, but that doesn’t mean you can’t be productive. If you are looking for some DIY home improvement projects for…
Winter Fire Safety: Keep Fire Hydrants Clear of Snow
When winter is at its coldest, you may want to spend most of your time inside. However, it’s important to keep an eye on what’s happening outdoors, too. Wintry weather…
Snow Shoveling Safety: What You Need to Know
For many parts of the country, winter means snow. It’s beautiful to look at and kids often like to play in it, but it also usually requires shoveling. Snow blowers can…
10 Holiday Gift Ideas for Boaters
Was it the snowman sweater complete with the 3-D carrot nose? Or maybe it was dog-shaped slippers? Or the camouflage blanket with sleeves? You’ve probably received at least one holiday…
Thrifty Gifting for Parents: Inexpensive Toddler Gifts (INFOGRAPHIC)
Finding the perfect presents for your 1- to 3-year-old this holiday season doesn’t have to put you in debt. The Allstate Blog and Quicken Loans’ Zing Blog compiled the stats and suggestions below to…
Make the Holidays Happy, Not Hazardous [Infographic]
Holiday sweaters aren’t the only things that can get ugly this season. Holiday hazards at home can pose a threat to your cheer, whether you leave your valuables exposed while hosting…
Small Space, Big Spirit: How to Decorate Your Apartment for the Holidays
Living in a small apartment or condo doesn’t mean you have to skimp on the holiday spirit. No room for a 7-foot tree in your living room or no dining…
7 Tips for Avalanche Safety
Colorado is known around the country, and around the world, for being a winter sports playground. Those sports take place in the backcountry as well as in established resort areas,…
How to Deal with Foggy Windows
No matter what the climate is like where you live, keeping the temperature comfortable inside your car often means battling foggy windows. If you live in a climate with cold winters,…