Archive for September, 2013

Three Types of Home Heating Systems

Written by Channel 12 Portland. Posted in Heating and cooling services, Home generators for power outages, Hvac installations

Home heating systems

Did you know that nearly 66% of homes in the United States have central air conditioning installed? Central air cools entire homes, and it also reduces airborne allergens by utilizing filters. While a lower home temperature can help prevent insect infestation, houses will frequently need to be warmed, as well, especially during the frigid winter months. Luckily, there are several types of home heating systems available for your home. By determining which system is best for you, you will never have to suffer through another brutally cold winter again.

1. Forced air. Among all types of home heating systems available, forced air is the one most commonly seen in homes. Air is heated in a furnace, and it is then distributed to heat registers all around

Five Great Products Offered by Destaco Distributors

Written by Channel 12 Portland. Posted in Bearing distributors, Bearing suppliers, De-sta-co clamps

Threaded rods

Destaco distributors have a huge catalogue of tools, each of which could exponentially increase the efficiency of your production. However, with such an impressive array of machinery, it can be difficult to grasp and understand what the functions for each product offered by Destaco distributors do. So, to help you make smarter decisions while perusing your favorite Destaco distributors’ catalogues, here’s a little list of some important machinery that could help you out!

Coupling Bolts. Destaco distributors is an import

Making the Numbers Work With Auto Leasing

Written by Channel 12 Portland. Posted in 2013 jetta, Volkswagen santa monica, Vw oil changes

Volkswagen pasadena

Whether you are looking at car dealer auctions or car dealer websites, car leases may be an agreeable way to get the car you desire. For some, the benefits of leasing outweigh buying a new car.

New car dealers feature leases prominently since it allows you to drive a brand new car fairly frequently. Also, by having the flexibility of car leases, you can upgrade as newer technology or designs become available. While it may have been unnecessary for the original Bug, since it was basically unchanged through its 58 years of production, modern cars frequently introduce technology and performance updates annually.

Since you are only paying for a portion of the use of the vehicle, you may be able to lease a more expe

Can You Count On Your Network Intrusion Detection System?

Written by Channel 12 Portland. Posted in Application control solutions, Cybersecurity companies, Vulnerability management tools

Firewall companies

If you think about it, businesses, government, medical practices, and more have all of your information stored in their systems electronically. As technology progresses, it is becoming more and more important for these agencies to keep our information protected. This means that all kinds of organizations should be looking into the latest, and highest quality network intrusion detection system.

Even though businesses are taking greater action toward securing consumer data stored on their networks, they may not fully comprehend the implications of a security breach. It is time for these companies to fully grasp the importance of their Continue Reading 5 Comments

Toddler Town Evanston in Evanston IL

Written by Channel 12 Portland. Posted in Business Directory


Toddler Town Evanston

1501 Howard Street

Evanston, IL 60202


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Toddler Town Daycare is located in Chicago and Evanston, IL. It is a fully licensed educationally based day care center dedicated to providing a safe and happy environment where young children ages 2-6 can learn, play, explore and grow while their parents are at work. Toddler Town Daycare balances a physically active program with intellectual challenges to ensure each child achieves their highest potential.

J. Miller and Associates, PLLC in Concord NH

Written by Channel 12 Portland. Posted in Business Directory


J. Miller and Associates, PLLC

210 N. State Street

Concord, NH 03301

(603) 223-6613

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Business Formation and Representation, Civil Disputes, Bankruptcy, Criminal Defense, Contracts, Representation, Administrative Actions Personal Injury, Estate Planning services in New Hampshire

AREAS SERVED: All of NH, clients come to their location.

HOURS: 9-5pm daily (24 hour emergency service available)

Solar Panels The Obvious Solution, Made Affordable

Written by Channel 12 Portland. Posted in Environmental benefits of solar energy, Solar panel financing options, Solar panels

Lease solar panels for your home

When it comes to capability, solar power is no different than regular, fossil-fuel-based power. You can use to light your home, heat your water, run your furnace and air conditioner, and keep all your various and sundry electronic gadgets beeping and bipping all day and night. The difference comes in outfitting and installing solar panels for your homes energy needs, so you can rely more on the sun’s rays and less on environmentally unfriendly fossil fuels.

The litany of problems with fossil fuels is fairly well-known. They’re harmful to the environment. They’re running out. They give political lobbyists too much clout in the government. But probably the most accessible and practical complaint about fossil fuel energy is th

How to Make Sure you Never Break Your Phone Again

Written by Channel 12 Portland. Posted in Cell phone repair tampa, Cell phone repair vancouver wa, My broken phone

Phone battery

We’ve all had the feeling at one point or another. That feeling in the pit of your stomach as you see your smartphone fall out of your pocket and onto the hard surface below. Or worse, that feeling you get when you see it fall into a body of water. Whether your friends pushed you in a pool while your phone was still in your pocket or it just slipped out and fell on the ground, having a cracked screen or inoperable phone battery is no fun. And if it’s still in working order many of us neglect to repair it altogether. In fact, around 11 percent of iPhone users continue using their phone even if it is cracked. Here are a few tips to help you prevent cell phone water damage, phone battery damage, or a broken screen.


Top Five Facts That You Need to Know About Health Care in Canada

Written by Channel 12 Portland. Posted in Health saving account, Health spending accounts, Small business group health insurance

Tax tips

If you live in the United States, then you might not know much about flexible health spending accounts, health benefits for small business, or small business health care plans that are in effect in Canada. If your business is expanding to include Canadian territories or you need to look into travel medical insurance for a business trip to the country, then here are a few things that you should know first.

1. The Canada Health Act, which is abbreviated as CHA which was adopted in 1984, is a piece of Canadian federal legislation which specifies the conditions and criteria with which the provincial and territorial health insurance programs must conform in order to receive federal transfer payments under the Canada Health Transfer.

2. Under