5 Tips for a Safe Holiday Light Set-Up

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It’s officially that time of year again! We’re in full swing of the holiday season, which means that people across New Mexico will brave ladders to hang their festive lights for the whole neighborhood to see. Before you begin, it’s important to know all the safety precautions you should take in order to protect your family and home against some … Read More

Balloon Fiesta Insider Information: The Best Days to Attend 2017

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It’s almost that magical time again in the Land of Enchantment where green chile aroma fills the air, the morning has a certain crispness to it and hot air balloons sprinkle the western sky. Yup, Albuquerque’s International Balloon Fiesta will be here before we know it. The Balloon Fiesta also usually signifies the official end of warm temperatures in New … Read More

What’s with Zozobra? A brief history on this Santa Fe tradition


If you have never heard of Zozobra many local Santa Feans describe it as, “They make this giant man-thing and everyone puts their worries in it and they burn it down. It’s a big party. It is something that may be hard to describe but it is an event celebrating its 93rd year in Santa Fe. How did this seemingly … Read More

4 Safety Tips for a Safe 4th of July


Celebrating our nation’s freedom with food and fireworks is fun. The 4th of July is a special time to make memories with family and friends. It’s the holiday that ushers in summer with a bang or two. Unfortunately, it is easy to forget that approaching Independence Day activities carelessly can lead to accidents. You can greatly decrease the risks by … Read More

Valentine’s Day on a Budget


It is a known fact that restaurants mark up their menu prices around Mother’s Day and Valentine’s Day. They know most don’t care to cook or clean on days meant for indulging. This doesn’t mean an overpriced outing is the only option. Surprise your significant other on another day during the week when it’s totally unexpected, the lines aren’t so … Read More

Top 10 Most Common New Year’s Resolutions


It’s that time of year again….across America, New Year’s Resolutions are being made! What better time is there to start a new habit or break a bad one than on the first day of a New Year? A blank slate awaits, and most folks take advantage of it! Statistics show that nearly half of Americans make New Year’s Resolutions come … Read More

Steer Clear of These Holiday Plumbing Mishaps

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Christmas is a busy time of year for your plumbing. From visiting relatives to elaborate meals, your drains are getting more traffic than they normally do. Avoid extra stress during the holidays by avoiding these common holiday plumbing mistakes!

How To Budget For Christmas Gifts


With Christmas just around the corner, it’s time to get gifts for everyone on your list.  Committed to saving you time and money wherever possible, TLC Plumbing has some essential tips for keeping spending low this holiday season so you can stay stress-free!