What if I told you that how quickly — and how healthfully — you age may be largely in your hands? Growing old is something of a stigma in the U.S., and, for that reason, seniors may not know how to prolong their lives and maintain their health and independence into old age. These simple tips, however, can make all of the difference.
You Can Will Yourself To Live Longer
Aging more slowly and living a longer and happier life may all come down to your attitude. Researchers reveal that negative thoughts about aging can be somewhat of a self-fulfilling prophecy. In fact, seniors with negative perceptions of growing old lived up to eight years less! Staying positive, smiling, and laughing all, on the other hand, increased Americans’ odds of living longer. Being relatively happy als
Whether you are considering selling your home or plan to stay for many years to come, if your house’s windows are old, damaged, or poorly installed, it may be time to consider a house window replacement. While this project may seem unnecessary at first, the truth of the matter is that your windows have a huge impact on your home’s energy usage, availability of light, and temperature. For this reason, if you are interested in decreasing your energy bills, increasing your home’s resale value, and simply making your house a more pleasant, beautiful place to live, a house window replacement may be in order.
Window damage is a common problem in many homes, with up as much as 40 to 60% of problems stemming from UV damage. The effects of this damage can be severe: in a typical one-story hous
A carpet is easily one of the dirtiest things in your home. We wash our hands multiple times a day (ideally) but don’t wash our feet as often, nor do we wash our shoes off when we come in from being out in the world all day. All of this stuff gets tracked on the carpets in our homes, which makes them full of dirt and a hotbed of germ activity. Hiring a carpet cleaning services is the best thing you can do to rid your home of the dirt and germs infesting your carpet.
Sure you can go over your carpets a few times with a vacuum cleaner, but the germs that can be embedded in it can be pretty hardy — the vomiting inducing Norovirus can live in a dirty carpet for more than a month. If that sounds disgusting and dangerous to you, that’s probably because it is. Hiring Continue Reading No Comments