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23
Apr

The Case For Urgent Care Centers

Written by Family Magazine. Posted in Abdominal pain causes, Minor burns or back pain, When to seek emergency care

Timely primary medical care

The benefits of urgent care centers versus and emergency center are many. Though many people may think that an emergency center is their only option for medical treatment if they are on a tight schedule or do not have a general care physician, emergency centers tend to be crowded and too busy. This means that patients must waste up to an hour in an emergency center before they are even seen by a nurse, and their total stay tends to be hours long, especially if they are considered to be a non emergent case. These emergency healthcare services are often prohibitively expensive as well, ranging up past one thousand dollars

12
Apr

3 Ways to Help Seniors Avoid Falls in Their Homes

Written by Family Magazine. Posted in Cool walking canes, Custom walking canes, Extra tall canes

Throughout our lives, everyone has fallen down at least once. That being said, the kind of fall that a younger person can easily get up from doesn’t always happen when seniors slip. In fact, statistics show that every 11 seconds a senior citizen is treated in an emergency room for injuries that took place due to falling. Considering that, it’s important to know that there are ways you can help the senior in your life. With that in mind, here are three ways to prevent seniors from falling in their own home.

  1. Make Use of a Walking Aid

    If you’re considering a cane for the senior in your life, this is a popular choice of gift. In fact, statistics show that nearly 7 million people in the United States use some type of device to aid their mobility. One of the most popular mobility aids are walking canes. Whether you’re looking for decorative canes or something a litt
06
Apr

Behind Home Decor And Furniture Sales In The United States

Written by Family Magazine. Posted in Bedroom furniture, Living room furniture, Outdoor furniture dothan al

Furniture store

Home decor, while many may not pay it much thought, can be more important than many people realize. After all, home decor and the furniture stores that you buy it from can speak volumes about your taste and, therefore, your personality. Unfortunately, only around 20% (one in every five) of people in the United States report that they feel adequately satisfied with how their home is decorated, and much of this has to do with the fact that as many as half of all Americans have not seriously visited furniture stores or considered redecorating and updating their furniture and home decor within the last five years, with many having refrained from decorating even longer.

Redecorating can absolutely increase the enjoyment of ones home, and there are a number of popular styles that are often considered when a hou

05
Apr

What Are the Benefits Of Hiring a Professional Cleaning Service For Move-Out?

Written by Family Magazine. Posted in Commercial cleaners lexington va, Commercial cleaning company, Commercial cleaning services

Move out cleaning

Hiring professional cleaning services for your apartment movement could be a smart choice. Few people have on hand the appropriate cleaning supplies necessary to truly make a room sparkle. Dirty carpets require special equipment. Washing windows and wiping down floor boards require an attention to detail few people want to practice during the stresses of moving.

Can Hiring Professional Cleaning Services Help You Recoup Your Safety Deposit?

The big question when it comes to moving out of an apartment is if you will regain your security deposit. There are alwa

02
Apr

Putting Your Used Clothes in the Right Hands

Written by Family Magazine. Posted in American red cross clothing donations, Clothing donation center, Donate clothes to red cross

Donate clothing

Americans own more clothing than ever before. With a low cost of labor, materials, production, shipping, and distribution, it is much easier to buy a new t-shirt or pair of pants than any other time in the past. Americans are buying more than 20 billion pieces of clothing per year. If this were broken down into the average amount of garments purchased per American per year, it would break down such that each American was purchasing nearly 68 garments and 7 pairs of shoes per year (more than one piece of clothing a week)!

While that might sound nice — the ability to purchase more and more items nowadays than ever before, it also comes with its issues, the foremost of which are that people are throwing away more clothing than ever before too. People aren’t holding onto clothes so as much as they are throw

13
Mar

Retirement Homes Help People Transition to a Easier, More Relaxed Lifestyle

Written by Family Magazine. Posted in Florida homes for sale, Parkland heron bay homes for sale, Sell my home parkland fl

Sell my home parkland fl

In some ways you feel like things are slowing down. In other ways, however, you feel as if you are at the beginning of a very big adventure.
After working with a local real estate agent to complete the sale of your home of 30 years you will close on the deal and move out within the next month. Half way across the country, however, a new life awaits you in a house in Heron Bay, Florida. Although you have always talked about moving somewhere warm once both of the girls were done with high school and in college, you were never certain that these plans would actually materialize. The Continue Reading No Comments

09
Mar

The Three Most Common Types of Water Issues In Residential Homes

Written by Family Magazine. Posted in Drinking water, Water treatment, Whole house filtration chandler

Whole home water filtration

Are you concerned about the safety of the drinking water in your home? If so, you are not alone. The average American household uses 350 gallons per day so it is not hard to understand why thousands of Americans are finding ways every single day to make sure that the water in their home that is used to drink, bathe, and even water plants, is safe. So what is the best way to do that? The good news is that there are plenty of options for you to choose from depending on what your specific problem is. Below are three of the most common water problems and how to treat with them:

Hard Water - Perhaps the most common type of water problem that American households face today is hard water. Put simply, hard water is water with high concentrations of calcium and magnesium. The hardness

08
Mar

How To Look For An Apartment

Written by Family Magazine. Posted in Executive apartments for lease, Luxury apartment, Playground

Moving

For people who rent instead of own a home, good property management is key to having a good renting experience. In fact, over 30% of all renters move from year to year and don’t typically renew their leases. This can be for a number of reasons (as many renters, particularly in college towns, are students), but can be, in part, due to poor property management. For the 25% of people who are renters by choice (meaning that they purposefully choose to rent instead of buying property to own), finding good property management can be somewhat of a skill, and spotting bad property management something of an art form. But good property management can make renting a wholly pleasurable experience, something that is imp

06
Mar

Want to Buy a Home Quickly? Don’t Make These Mistakes!

Written by Family Magazine. Posted in Homes for sale, New homes for sale, Realty

Mls cary

Only about 32% of people browsing for a new house are actually first-time home buyers. This means that 68% of home buyers should know how to get the best deal on a house, but experience is no guarantee of success. Many people have purchased a home and had a story to tell afterwards of what went wrong during the process.

A real estate agent is usually considered a helpful addition in the search for a new home. One obvious benefit is that they can help you understand terms used in the industry that might confuse you, such as closing costs, escrow, and the like. But whether you intend to hire a realtor to find your new home for sale or to go at it alone, here are a few tips to help you navigate the recently listed homes for sale in your area.

The Key to Buying a Great House Is Understanding Your Situation.

28
Feb

Questions to Ask When Choosing Between Private and Public Schools

Written by Family Magazine. Posted in Day schools near me, South miami high school, Summer camp coral gables

Private preparatory school

Are you considering sending your children to a private school? If so, it?s worth getting all the facts as you make this really important decision. It?s common for families to feel pretty conflicted about this kind of decision, so take this chance to put emotion aside and think about it from a position of facts.

How Many Private Schools are There?

The number of private schools helps us to understand their overall quality. Unlike public schools, private schools are market driven. If they?re not providing a quality education, they won?t be staying in business for very long. As of the fall of 2015, there were around 34,600 private schools in the United States, and 25%