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“Plans fail for lack of counsel, but with many advisers they succeed.” Proverbs 15:22 (NIV) As independent or small business owners, we typically fill most, or all, of the job descriptions for our business. And when we're busy working in our business, we often don't have the time, or even energy...
The high winds that we see every year during the monsoon season can damage your roof so it is important to visually inspect your roof after every storm. Some roofs will lose shingles and others may lose tiles. The result of this kind of damage is likely to be water getting into your attic which m...
The mercury is rising! But, morning temperatures are still delightful allowing you to enjoy a hike on one of Thunderbird Conservation Park's 17-miles of trails. Starting on February 6, trained trail crews from the American Conservation Experience (ACE) have been performing maintenance to the Park...
We asked pool care expert Billy Whitmore, owner of Summer Breeze Pool & Spa Services, LLC, in Surprise, Arizona, for some tips on getting swimming pools ready for summer. He offered the following F.A.C.T.S: Filtration Clean filters and cartridges. Suntan lotion, baby oils, and dirt clog filters. ...
The 2010 Maricopa County Property Valuation notices went out on February 20, 2009. If you feel your home was improperly valued, you can appeal, but must do so by April 21, 2009. You can obtain a “Petition for Review of Valuation” along with filing instructions from the Assessor's office via: Phon...
If you're going to be in Historic Downtown Glendale this weekend for the 26th Annual Gibson Jazz & Blues Festival, I highly recommend making a stop at our favorite coffee stop - A Shot of Java. And we're not the only ones that think the coffee - with drinks like their signature Cocamochanut Frapp...
As a Phoenix native, I've experienced plenty of sunshine and warm weather.  I've only ever lived and worked in the Valley.  While we have our share of stunning custom homes and historic districts, we also have a sea of tract subdivsions as far as the eye can see. Over New Year's, my family took a...
Greetings from Phoenix! Today, the last 2-day Turning Point Retreat was wrapped up in Phoenix, Arizona.  It was a great event and although a tad bit sad feeling knowing it was the last one, now we look forward to the new chapter as a members only event starting next year - January 8, 2009, in Sea...
Vote Yes on 100-Protect Our Homes Proposition 100 not only collected enough signatures to get on the Arizona ballot, it also broke the previous initiative record by more than 70,000 signatures!  Over 375,000 signatures were turned in-and only 230,000 were needed.  Proposition 100 proposes an amen...
To show support for the efforts of those helping with the fight against crime, please come out this weekend for G.A.I.N. - Getting Arizona Involved in Neighborhoods. Arizona's answer to National Night Out, G.A.I.N. is a day to celebrate crime prevention through community involvement.  It is also ...

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