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DIY Car Detailing Tips!

Save some money and get some major satisfaction by detailing your ride yourself! Plus, doing it yourself tends to make you think twice about tossing your garbage on the floor again! Win-win situation!   Smelling nice! One of the first things that you notice when you get into your car is the smell. If you are a smoker or have been eating fast food in there, you know what I mean! There are many odor eliminators on the market, one of them that I have used is Ozium. It's a small aerosol can that you just spray once inside and [...]

Rinseless Car Washes

Conserving water? Just don't feel like dealing with water spots after rinsing your vehicle off? Try using a rinseless wash product! Here's how: First, check to see how dirty your vehicle is. Caked with mud is not a great rinseless candidate! If you are in that situation, you just need to get the majority of the dirt/mud off first before applying the product. Many rinseless washes on the market are 1 oz to 2 gallons of water, but be sure to check the instructions on the specific product you have. The safest way to wash your car at home is [...]

Upcoming Car Shows in and around Fresno!

Spring and Summertime are upon us and that means more time spent outdoors! Why not check out some local car shows while you are at it?   Below is just a sampling of the upcoming events in and around the Fresno area! Click HERE for more!! Brought to you by 302 Coyotes & Venomous CC. All cars welcomed! Every First Sunday of each month The Square Campus Pointe 5050 N Chestnut Avenue Fresno, CA 93710   Car truck show roll in 8am-9am show is 9am-2pm 6500 S Mooney Blvd 6500 South Mooney Boulevard Visalia, CA 93277 For even more shows [...]

Is Your Ride Ready for the Heat of Summer?

Summer can take a toll on vehicles, be sure to know what to look for and be prepared for the hot days ahead! Check out this list of items to inspect before the temperatures rise! Be sure to check all your tire pressures, if you have a spare, check that too! Do a visual inspection of each tire as well as checking the tire tread. You can use a penny for this! When you are checking your tire pressure make sure the vehicle has been sitting for a while, not just in from a drive, as that can heat up [...]

Fresno Spring Break Ideas!

Spring Break isn't always beaches and bikinis, though that kind of Spring Break is very nice! During our Global Pandemic, you may be wanting to think outside the norm for a Spring getaway right in your own city. Check out some of these places in and around Fresno to visit! How many have you already been to?   Frestiere Underground Gardens: Built by a very dedicated man who didn't have a plan per se but just enjoyed doing it, this 10-acre underground garden is sure to be something you haven't seen before! Set your destination here: 5021 W Shaw Ave, [...]

2021-04-01T03:54:17+00:00March 26th, 2021|area knowledge, safety|

Finding EV Charging Stations Near You!

Luckily in this day and age, technology is everything! As the electric/hybrid vehicle market expands, so does the tech behind it. There are many websites as well as Apps that you can go to that help you find your nearest charging station! Let's take a look at a few now!   PlugShare is a website that makes finding your next charging station easy! They list stations, worldwide! Plus if you know of a new station that isn't on their map, you can add it! . Check them out! https://www.plugshare.com/en   The U.S. Department of Energy also supplies a great website [...]

Fresno Corona Virus 101

If you are looking for Covid-19 information related to Fresno, look no further! Here are some helpful links that help keep you up to date and informed with everything that is going on! Assistance: If you are in the need of assistance in or around Fresno, the United Way 2-1-1 is an easy to remember way to obtain free and confidential information on human services. This includes things like health, food and housing support, mental health, legal assistance, youth programs, and much more. Call 211 for more information! Food Delivery: If you are someone you know is in need of [...]

2021-01-31T14:36:24+00:00January 29th, 2021|area knowledge, safety|

Thanksgiving During a Pandemic

Thanksgiving this year is not going to look very traditional! As the CDC discourages travel and gathering, we have put some ideas together to help make the most out of your holiday! Throw traditions out the window this year and let's think outside of the box! Virtual dining! By now we should all be pros with Zoom, Amazon's Echo Show, or any other virtual platforms, add one of those to your kitchen to keep relatives close but safe. Whether everyone is eating something completely different or you share recipes so you can eat "together", at least you can see and [...]

2020-11-21T22:42:17+00:00November 20th, 2020|area knowledge, california, safety|

How to Have Halloween During a Pandemic

So far in 2020 we have all had to make some pretty big adjustments to our normal life. With Halloween coming up quickly, we are offering a list of some tips and tricks to make your night safer for all!   If you would prefer not directly handing out candy or using some sort of chute system, you could always create a fun/creepy maze, graveyard, or anything else you can think of, right in your front yard! Sit on your porch and explain one kid or kiddos from the same family in at the same time and they go through [...]

2020-10-16T21:58:09+00:00October 16th, 2020|area knowledge, california, safety|

Fall Time Activities For Kids

It is that time of year again when the pumpkin spice everything comes out! Are you looking for some fun and maybe new activities to do with your kiddos this fall? Here is a list to help get you in the fall mood! Check out an apple orchard! Here are some local options! Ok, now you have a bunch of apples from the orchard, how about you bake some yummy apple chips, make an apple crisp or even caramel apples! YUM! Print out some fun Autumn coloring sheets! Find some HERE! Go try out a corn maze! Go to a [...]

2020-09-25T19:54:17+00:00September 25th, 2020|area knowledge, california|