air conditioner

Lowe’s Email Scam Promises Portable Air Conditioners

An email or text message that uses the Lowe’s Home Improvement name congratulates recipients on winning a “BTU Portable Air Conditioner.”

In July 2022, during a heat wave across the U.S. and other countries, we reviewed an email that claimed Lowe’s Home Improvement was giving away free air conditioners in a sweepstakes. In reality, there was no giveaway, and the email was a scam. Scammers were pretending to be Lowe’s in an apparent phishing attempt to get people’s personal information, such as credit and debit card numbers.

The scam email read, “CONGRATULATIONS! You are the lucky online winner of a

Read the rest

Use Your Online Calendar to Manage Your Home Repairs

It’s the little things that keep your home together. I know. That sounds hyperbolic. However, by repairing that leaky faucet, cleaning your gutters, and weatherstripping your windows, you can prevent more significant problems, such as severe water damage.

Calendar – Calendar

Simple maintenance, beyond checking that everything works, can also extend the life of your appliances and systems that maintain your home. You can also save money by performing regular maintenance. Additionally, it reduces the threat to your family’s safety.

A survey by the real estate marketplace Zillow found that 75% of pandemic-era homebuyers regretted their decision. The

Read the rest