Tips On Spending Your Tax Refund


It is that time of year when we’re all working on our taxes. If you are going to be receiving a refund maybe you’re thinking about whether you should spend or save your refund.  Below are some tips we’ve put together to help you maximize your refund. 1.  Establish an emergency fund Did you know that 63% of Americans don’t … Read More

Top 5 Computer Security Tips


In honor of National Computer Security Day today, we asked our IT Manager for some tips we could share.  Below are some tips to keep your computer safe.  These tips can protect your computer from viruses and your personal information. 1. Install an antivirus program. Make sure to keep it up to date. Thousands of new viruses are created daily, … Read More

Things to do with your kids this summer in Albuquerque

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Keeping your kids busy is always a challenge, especially in summer when they have lots of free time on their hands. Whether you’re looking for things to do during the days or the hot summer nights and weekends we’ve got a wide variety of family friendly things do over the summer. 1. Picnics and Scavenger Hunts at Sandia Park No … Read More

Why is my furnace running constantly?


A furnace that is running properly cycles on and off to maintain the temperature in your home. If your furnace is running constantly, it’s a sign that you may have a problem.

Top 5 Stress Reducers


Stress affects most of us in some form or another. And while a little stress is ok, often times many of us have too much stress which can make you sick and wear you down both physically and mentally. It’s important to be aware of your stress levels and find ways to reduce stress. Stress means different things to different … Read More

Daylight Savings Time Ends This Weekend

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This Blog was originally posted in 2015 and we’ve since updated it to reflect the most recent Daylight Savings information for 2017. ————————————————————————————————————————————————————— This weekend marks the end of Daylight Savings Time and its time to turn our clocks back.

6 Things to Consider When Choosing Carpet or Laminate Flooring

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When remodeling or updating your home, there are a lot of decisions to be made. Some of those decisions are small and easy to make. But other choices, like what flooring to go with maybe really important. Laminate is very popular right now to use in living area and bedrooms instead of carpet. Here are a few things to consider … Read More

Dryer Vent Cleaning and Fire Prevention


(Editor’s Note: This post was originally published in October 2015, it has been updated to reflect current information). Your safety is important to us, so we wanted share a common cause of house fires: your clothes’ dryer. If you’re like most folks, you rely on your washer and daily on a daily or weekly basis. It’s easy to take these … Read More

11 Things You Didn’t Know About The Balloon Fiesta

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It’s that time of year again the balloons are going up this morning and that means the Balloon Fiesta is here and the weather is getting colder. The Balloon Fiesta draws attention for locals and many tourists that travel from around the world to attend the Balloon Fiesta. We visited with our very own Tom McConnell, pilot of the New … Read More

Top 5 Things to do in Fall in Santa Fe

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Its hard to believe that fall is upon us. The kids are back in school and the temperature is starting to drop. Fall is an amazing time of year in Santa Fe. With the change of season brings fun events, our favorite foods, age-old traditions and cool, crisp weather.