It is actually about a half of a mile from the Brooklyn side of the Brooklyn bridge and that is really perfect for me at this point in time, but the place is not really that easy to figure out whether or not the place is going to be a good idea or not. I have been calling around to places that do hvac repair in NYC and I need to get them to have a look at the system that this place has. It does not work, that much I know. However the big question is just how much it is going to cost to get it fixed or for that matter if it can be fixed or not. Replacing the whole system would really put a big damper on the idea, because I just do not have the money to do that in the near term. That would be something that would be really tough. Continue reading “Looking at a New Place”
I received a promotion at my job, which called for me to move out to Sandy Springs. I didn’t want to give up my old home, but the promise of more money was too much to give up. I looked for Sandy Springs GA apartments and found something that looked more like a luxury residence for rich people. While riding up to the front gate of the apartments, I saw a beautiful swimming pool with people swimming in it. I used to swim at the local community center, which was acceptable, but it could have been better. The pool at the apartments was a much better alternative.
I checked out the inside of the apartments and was pleased with how much room I had to live in. Continue reading “A Move to a Fresh Paradise”
I was in dire need of pest control in NYC a little earlier in the year. I hate seeing ants. They’re small and easy to kill, but when there are a lot of them, they can be a real problem. They were getting into my home and I couldn’t tell where they were coming from, because they were so small and could fit into any crack. I tried to follow them to see if they had a path, but I couldn’t figure it out. I sprayed around the home, and that got rid of them for a while, but then they came back in greater numbers.
I searched around the home outside, and found a few ant hills, which I then sprayed with pesticide. Continue reading “Ants All over the Wall”
Apparently, the drain that goes from my house into the sewer beneath the house, is partially clogged. I am going to need to get it fixed soon, because apparently this type of situation can get worse, and can cause sewage to back up into your house, if you do not do something about it. To get this problem taken care of, I am going to hire expert drain cleaning in Bergen county NJ to help to clean out the drain and to make sure that something more serious does not happen with the drain.
I have never heard of someone having sewage back up into their house, but to be honest, it is one of the most disgusting things that I have ever imagined. Continue reading “Sewer Drain Cleaning in NJ for Cheap”
I drove my last car for years and years. I mean, I still have it, but I was fortunate enough to get a new car recently. It is not a brand new car, but rather, my dad gave me his old car when he bought a brand new car. I wasn’t expecting it, because my dad has not given me a whole lot in my life. But I guess he knew that I needed a new car and decided to be helpful. I am checking out where to sell my car in San Diego because I need to get rid of the old car that I was driving.
It is just taking up space in my drive way right now, and that is not really very useful. I have a lot of friends that come over, and so it is a pain to have extra space occupied in my drive way, when I could have a friend parking there instead, instead of out on th road.
I live on a pretty dangerous road, and so most of my friends do not really like to have to park on the road. I have had a couple of friends get their cars hit by other drivers while they were parked on the street outside of my house. I know that they were not too happy about it. One them really wasn’t too happy about it, because whoever hit the car did not stop, but rather did a hit and run. It is pretty annoying when stuff like that happens, and I wonder if the guy was driving drunk, or did not have any insurance. At least that would be a reason to not tell anyone that you had hit their car. Still not a very good reason though, if you ask me about it.
When my boss gave me the opportunity of a lifetime, I knew that my daughters would be both happy as well as sad. They are both teens, and it would be hard for them to leave their friends since this opportunity meant that we would need to move to New Mexico. They both understand also though that this is going to make life so much easier for all three of us, so they were more supportive than upset over the move. We decided to go online and look at apartments in Albuquerque NM to see what we were getting ourselves into.
We used to live in a house, but we found out a couple of years ago that apartment living is better suited for us, mainly because of the community amenities that most of them have. Continue reading “A Private Bedroom for All of Us”
My company needs to have a renovation project for its website, because it is really quite outdated and that is something that needs to change soon. I am not really going to renovate it, but rather scrap it and have a new one built. But I like the term ‘renovation’ because it is more optimistic. Anyway, we need to find graphic design in bangkok because we should be able to make a new website mostly in-house with a few different people working on it who have some experience with website design. However, there just isn’t anyone at the company that is very skilled at graphics design, and since this website needs to be very attractive visually, I think it is best to hire a professional rather than to attempt to have someone here do it.
I am pretty excited about the prospects of the website in general, as I think that there is a lot of room for improvement. Continue reading “Bangkok Graphic Design for Website Renovation”
We have started to work on figuring out how to take care of my Mom and Dad as they get older. My Dad is on dialysis and he needs a walker to get around. He goes to the kidney center three days a week and spends four hours at a time in. I have been talking to a place called WD home care in Los Angeles about what they will charge to have home visits for the two of them, mostly meaning my Mom. She is still able to get around just fine and she can still drive, although I admit that it can be pretty scary to watch her try to get around in traffic. She has been doing okay, but she has a whole lot of little things that need to be attended to. It is going to be hard to get her to allow a nurse into her home. She is really determined to hold onto her independence as long as she is able to do so. The good thing is that money is not a huge issue for the foreseeable future. Continue reading “My Parents Will Need Some Home Care”
I watch a lot of daytime television, and I kept seeing the same thing over and over. It is just not healthy to be overweight in today’s times, and it finally sunk in enough for me to want to get some help. I already knew that I did not have the willpower to do this on my own. If I did, I would not have been overweight in the first place. I remember one of the shows talking about Idealshape coupon codes. I liked the idea of Ideal Shape when I first heard about it, so I went online to see if I could find out more about it along with some information on coupon codes to help me with the initial cost.
I was really surprised to see just what all Ideal Shape has for people who want to get healthier. They don’t just sell shakes, which a lot of companies do. They also sell energy bars along with supplements and educational materials to help people finally get their health where it should be. I did not have very much motivation prior to this, because I just did not know better. Continue reading “Getting Healthier is Easier Than I Thought”
By that I mean that I can probably afford to do the stuff that normal people take for granted. It is going to be necessary to stay on budget, but the worst part of it is over. I had to cut a lot of corners to get in this house. It is not a big house and it does not sit on much land, but it is my house. At least it will be once I pay the bank. I was looking at direct tv packages today. Right now I am not getting any channels except the ones that come over the air. It is not the greatest thing, but we are obviously trying to get the place in our name. That is how you have to roll if you want to get to where you need to be. A house is a big step for us and we had to give up a lot of little things to get it in our name.
Of course we are in a much better place at this point in time and I am thinking that I can afford to let a bit of money go as easy. It was not as though I have not really sacrificed that much for the house. I am making about a quarter as much more now than I was when I saved up the money for the down payment on the house. It saved us a lot of money actually once we got in the place and now we have some money saved up. We have to pay about two thirds as much in a house payment as we were paying for rent on a one bedroom apartment before we moved here. That is the easy part of it, but you have to save up money for a rainy day too.